Take to the skies in a Microlight, around the amazing East Lothian coastline. This experience is great for those looking for an adrenaline boost and amazing views thrown in for good measure.
Flying from the airfield, just next to the National Museum of Flight, near Haddington, this trip is ideally located for those in eastern central Scotland. During your flight, you’ll experience the fantastic feeling of flying in one of these small and robust aircraft.
After a briefing on your flight and carrying out full pre-flight safety checks, you’ll taxi out for take off. You’ll be able to hear your pilot talking to Air Traffic Control and other aircraft in the area. Once you are airborne, you’ll climb to over 2000 feet and experience stunning panoramic views across eastern Scotland and the Forth estuary.
During your flight you’ll have the opportunity to fly past the famous landmarks in the area including the Bass Rock, Tantallan Castle and North Berwick. You’ll be looking down on the countryside beneath watching cars on the A1 motorway and trains on the railway beside. Your pilot has your safety in mind at all times. You’ll have first hand experience of the microlight climbing, turning, cruising and descending.
You can take your camera on the flight, as long as it has a strap that secures it round your neck. Neck straps can be supplied. Throughout your flight you will be able to talk to your pilot through the intercom system.
East Fortune Airfield, East Lothian
This voucher entitles one person to the experience
Flight time approx 30 minutes with 20 minutes preparation
Maybe affected by local weather conditions, check on the morning of the flight
Minimum age 14, maximum weight 16 stone
Spectators can observe from the airport building
This voucher is valid for one year from the date of purchase
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