Flight Lesson Over New York

Learn To Fly a Cessna 172 Over Long Island or Westchester County NY

Extended New York Flight Lesson (optional):
  • 60 Minute New York Flight Lesson Add an additional thirty minutes of flight time to your Scenic Flight Lesson over Long Island or Westchester and enjoy a total of 60 minutes in the air.

    + $175 Total: $357
  • 90 Minute New York Flight Lesson Add an additional sixty minutes of flight time to your Scenic Flight Lesson over Long Island or Westchester and enjoy a total of 90 minutes in the air.

    + $318 Total: $500

About This Experience

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Learn the basics of aviation and take the controls of a Cessna 172 during this Introductory Flight Lesson from the Republic Airport in Farmingdale Long Island, or the Westchester County Airport in West Harrison, NY. Your Discovery Flight begins with 15 minutes of ground instruction during which your Certified Flight Instructor will go over all of the aircraft controls and safety procedures.

After you taxi this light aircraft down the runway, it'll finally be time for take-off! Once in the air, you will spend 30 minutes learning how to maneuver the controls of the aircraft as you fly over Farmingdale and Nassau County or Westchester County. While in flight, remember to keep an eye out for the magnificent views of the New York City skyline in the distance.

Whether you're looking to begin a new hobby or you want to see what it’s like to fly an airplane, you’ll be able to say that you’ve piloted an aircraft during one of the most exciting experience gifts in New York - the five start rated Scenic Discovery Flight Lesson over Long Island or Westchester.


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Where It's Located hide

  • Farmingdale, New York (Republic Airport)
  • West Harrison, New York (Westchester County Airport)

Who Is Included hide

Participants
The Flight Lesson Over New York Experience Gifts Certificate is Valid for one participant.

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

When It Is Offered hide

The New York Into Flight Lessons are offered seven days a week year-round, subject to availability. Flights may be scheduled between 8:00 AM and 3:00 PM.

How Long Is It hide

The Flying Lessons includes 15 minutes of ground instruction and flight length of 30 minutes with a total duration of approximately 1 hour, unless an Extended Flight Option is selected.

Weather hide

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

What To Wear hide

Dress comfortably, layers and flat rubber-soled athletic 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 License.

The Discovery Flight will take place in a Cessna 172. Participation is limited to individuals 14 years of age or older weighing less than 250lbs. 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. If the participant is under the age of 18 a parent or guardian will need to sign the form prior to participation.

ITEM/SKU NUMBER: XD-1186-001

Reservation Information hide

All changes to reservations for the Flight Lesson Over New York 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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