In a nutshell

Where is it?
Your Tiger Moth Experience will take place at The Aerodrome, New Lennerton Lane, Sherburn-in-Elmet, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS25 6JE.

The Tiger Moth Experience flights operate every day between 09:00 and dusk, April to September inclusive.

Length of experience
You are welcome to spend the whole day at the airfield but please arrive at least 1 hour before the flight, pre-flight briefing, flight and post flight debrief will take in excess of an hour.

What you need to know
Tiger Moth flying is extremely weather-dependent.

A warm base layer is advisable. A leather flying jacket will be supplied. Please bring along your own gloves and flat-soled shoes.

You are welcome to bring friends along to watch but please leave all pets at home. Photography is welcome. The café provides good home-cooked food and is available all day.

It is unusual to feel air sick in open cockpit flying, but if you feel you may become unwell then please consult your GP who may prescribe medication. Any prescribed medication should be taken before your flight commences. Your pilot will be sensitive to your condition if you can inform him whilst flying.

Please be aware that once you are kitted out with a flying jacket it is a rather snug fit in the cockpit and therefore a weight limit of 17 stones (108 kg).

How much will it cost?
This incredible Tiger Moth Flight experience costs £299 for a 30 minute flight or £499 for a 60 minute flight including your flight pack.

To have a boxed and gift wrapped voucher sent by post will cost an additional £3.50.

You will receive a boxed gift voucher (or e-voucher if that is your preference) from Uniquely Local upon purchase and your flight box will follow shortly.

How to redeeem your voucher
Your e-voucher or gift box voucher will have a contact name and information about booking your experience. If you have any questions before booking please call 0800 772 0825.

The small print
Vouchers are valid for one year from date of purchase.

Voucher Delivery
Our eco-friendly voucher boxes are available for £3.50 and will be sent via Royal Mail first class post. Delivery time is approximately 1 or 2 days. PDF e-vouchers are FREE and emailed shortly after ordering.

Tiger Moth Flight Experience

£299.00 FOR 30 MINUTE FLIGHT & FLIGHT PACK

Our Tiger Moth flight experience immerses you into the thrill of wartime flying – the initial flight briefing, aircraft checks, ground control procedures, taxiing, take off and of course the flight and all important landing!

This is an amazing, once-in-a-lifetime-experience and the perfect way to mark that all important landmark birthday or special occasion. An incredible day that you won’t forget!

Your experience will cover the following and last a good hour:

  • Full appraisal and walk round of aircraft
  • Pre-flight briefing of capabilities of the aircraft and controls
  • A flight over the gorgeous Yorkshire countryside and various aerobatic manoeuvres in the aircraft which your pilot will thrill you with
  • Use of the instruments
  • Use of intercom/radio
  • Post flight debrief

You will receive your voucher from Uniquely Local and your flight pack from the The Tiger Moth Experience will follow shortly. Your flight pack will include:

  • A Pilot’s Log Book
  • A certificate from the RAF Benevolent Fund
  • Exclusive pilot’s goggles
  • Exclusive ‘Sweetheart’ brooch
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GIFT RECIPIENT DETAILS

Please select a delivery method. You can send a PDF e-voucher by email to any email address (either the recipient's or your own for printing and forwarding) for free or send our Uniquely Local Gift Box (£3.50 extra) by post. If you would like the gift box addressed to someone other than the recipient please put the correct name in the voucher postage address field.

HOW WOULD YOU LIKE TO SEND THE VOUCHER?


GIFT RECIPIENT DETAILS

Please select a delivery method. You can send a PDF e-voucher by email to any email address (either the recipient's or your own for printing and forwarding) for free or send our Uniquely Local Gift Box (£3.50 extra) by post. If you would like the gift box addressed to someone other than the recipient please put the correct name in the voucher postage address field.

HOW WOULD YOU LIKE TO SEND THE VOUCHER?

Tiger Moth Flight Experience

tiger-moth-squadron-logo Tiger Moth Flight Experience work in collaboration with the RAF Benevolent Fund, the RAF’s leading welfare charity.  They have developed a flight package which will not only thrill you and give you the flight experience of a lifetime but also enable them to contribute to the great work the Fund does for serving and retired RAF personnel. A contribution from each experience sold is given to the RAF Benevolent Fund.

The de Havilland Tiger Moth biplane was the primary RAF training aircraft during the Second World War. Pilots would then move on to either fighters such as the Spitfire and Hurricane or bombers such as the Lancaster and Wellington.

Come and fly in the de Havilland Tiger Moth and experience the thrill of open cockpit flying. Ideal for that land-mark birthday celebration or anniversary.

 

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