San Jose Introductory Flight Lesson

Learn to Fly a Citabria During a 60 Minute Intro Flight Lesson Over San Jose

About This Experience

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Discover the thrill of flying a plane during this one-hour Introductory Flight Lesson over San Jose, California! The adventure of this unique gift begins at the Reid-Hillview Airport where you'll meet the Certified Flight Instructor.

The Discovery Flight Lesson begins in with a briefing on the techniques and safety aspects of light aircraft flying. Next, you will hop into the Citabria and strap yourself in for the ride of your life! After you taxi down the runway, Pilot will turn the controls over to you the moment you are sky high. The fun of this airborne adventure continues as you soar over San Jose and enjoy a bird's eye view of the valley below while learning to fly. 

This hands-on 60 minute flight lesson is a wonderful way to see Northern California's most stunning views while taking the controls of an aircraft. Don’t just take our word for it, try it yourself and you will realize that the San Jose Flight Lesson is an amazing experience that combines the dream of flying with a chance to stunning views of the Bay Area from the sky, a perfect adventure gift for friends or family!

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Where It's Located hide

  • San Jose, California

Who Is Included hide

The Introductory Flight Lesson In San Jose Experience Gifts Certificate is valid for one participant.

This experience is not suitable for guests to join you on the flight; but, you may bring spectators to the airport to watch your Discovery Flight Lesson.

When It Is Offered hide

The San Jose Intro Flight Lesson is offered seven days a week year round, subject to availability. Flights may be scheduled between 9:00 AM and 4:00 PM.

How Long Is It hide

The San Jose Introductory Flying Lesson includes 30 minutes of ground instruction followed by a 1 hour flight and a total duration of approximately 1½ hours.

Weather hide

The San Jose Introductory Flight Adventure may be rescheduled by the Pilot due to high winds, heavy rain, fog or other inclement weather.

What To Wear hide

Comfortable clothing and rubber soled shoes are recommended for this aerial adventure.

Additional Information hide

Flight time logged can count towards training in the future should the participant pursue their Pilot’s Licence.

Participation is limited to individuals weighing less than 180lbs. Individuals who are pregnant, have broken bones or other physical conditions which are considered unsafe conditions are not eligible to participate.

All pilots are accident and incident free and the Company has a 100% safety record. Pilots are trained beyond the rating they currently hold and are Certified Flight Instructors.

Participants are required to sign a Liability Release Form prior to flight. If the participant is under the age of 18 a parent or guardian will need to sign the form prior to participation.


Reservation Information hide

All changes to reservations for the Introductory Flight Lesson In San Jose Experience require fourteen (14) days advance notice.

Xperience Certificates® cannot be exchanged once a reservation for the experience has been made.

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