Hands-On Scenic Flight Hartford

Experience the Thrill of a 30 Minute Hands On Scenic Flight Over Hartford Connecticut

About This Experience

General Information hide

Have you ever dreamed of piloting an aircraft? This is the perfect experience gift for you! Climb into a Cessna 172 and experience the thrill of taking the controls of a light aircraft during this Introductory thirty minute hands on scenic flight over Hartford.

Your experience begins at the Brainard Airport in Hartford, Connecticut when you meet your certified pilot who will brief you on the techniques and safety aspects of the light aircraft. Discover beauty of the New England as you and a guest fly 5,000 feet over beautiful Connecticut and the Connecticut River.

You are in the pilot's seat with a certified flight instructor guiding you every step of the way, from takeoff to landing. Whether you are looking to begin a new hobby or you are simply looking to try it, you’ll be able to say you've soared!

Where It's Located hide

  • Hartford, Connecticut

Who Is Included hide

The Hands-On Scenic Flight Hartford Experience Gifts Certificate is valid for one participant.

You may invite one guest to join you for your Hands-on Flight Lesson for no additional cost. The maximum weight of each passenger is 225lbs, and the maximum combined weight of both passengers may not exceed 475 lbs.

When It Is Offered hide

The Hartford Introductory Flight is offered seven days a week year-round, subject to availability. Reservations are typically scheduled between 9:00 AM and 4:00 PM.

How Long Is It hide

The Hartford Hands-On Flight Lessons have a 20 to 30 minute ground lesson, and a 30 minute flight with a total duration of approximately 1 hour.

Weather hide

The Hartford Flight Lessons may be rescheduled due to high winds, heavy rain, fog or other inclement weather.

What To Wear hide

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

Additional Information hide

Participation is limited to individuals weighing less than 225lbs. Individuals who are pregnant, have broken bones or other physical conditions which are considered unsafe conditions are not eligible to participate.

Participants are required to sign a Liability Release Form prior to flight. Participants must be at lease 16 years of age or older to participate. If the participant is under the age of 18 a parent or guardian will need to sign the form prior to participation.

Participants will also need to provide either an unexpired passport OR state licensed photo identification AND either a Birth certificate, a Naturalization certificate or a Citizenship certificate on the day of their flight.


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Reservation Information hide

All changes to reservations for the Hands-On Scenic Flight Hartford 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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