Scottsdale Discovery Flight Lesson

Learn to Fly a Plane During this 45 Minute Hands-On Introductory Flying Lesson

About This Experience

General Information hide

Learn to fly a plane during this 45 minute Discovery Flight Lesson over Scottsdale! During this airborne adventure you will take the controls and pilot a Cessna 172 light aircraft.

The fun begins at the Scottsdale Air Center located just thirty minutes north of Phoenix. Here you will meet with your experienced Certified Flight Instructor. After you check-in you and your Instructor will head out onto the tarmac where you will learn about aviation from an experienced Pilot. After a pre-flight check of the aircraft you will hop into the Co-Pilot’s seat and strap in. Next it’s time to taxi down the runway and prepare for take-off. Once airborne you will actually fly the plane! This introductory flying lesson offers you the chance to see what it is like to be a pilot!

So if you’ve always dreamed of flying a plane, or you’re looking for a fantastic experience gift, this 5-Star incredible discovery flight lesson over Scottsdale is the ticket. Plus, you can even bring a guest to share in the fun and ride along as a passenger!

Where It's Located hide

  • Scottsdale, Arizona

Who Is Included hide

The Scottsdale Discovery Flight Lesson Experience Gifts Certificate is valid for one participant.

You may invite one guest to join you on your flight for no additional charge (Guests may not exceed 200lbs).

When It Is Offered hide

The Flight Lessons are offered seven days a week, year-round, subject to availability. Flights are typically offered between 10:00 AM and an hour prior to sunset.

How Long Is It hide

The Introductory Flight Lessons include 15 to 20 minutes of ground lesson, have a flight time of approximately 45 minutes and a total duration of approximately 1 hour.

Weather hide

The Discovery Flights may be rescheduled by the Instructor due to severe weather such as high winds, fog or rain.

What To Wear hide

Dress comfortably, layers and flat rubber-soled athletic shoes are recommended for this aerial adventure.

Additional Information hide

Participation is limited to individuals 250lbs or less and Guests may not exceed 200lbs. Individuals who are pregnant, have broken bones or other physical conditions which are considered by the Instructor to be unsafe conditions are not eligible to participate.

All Pilots are Certified Flight Instructors and are accident and incident free; the company has a 100% safety record.

Participants are required to show a valid form of ID and they will be required to sign a Liability Release Form. If the participant is under the age of 18, a parent or guardian will need to sign the form prior to participation.

Students are able to log the flight time toward their pilot certificate.


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Reservation Information hide

All changes to reservations for the Scottsdale Discovery Flight Lesson Experience require seven (7) days advance notice.

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

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