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Carlisle Flight Training & Aero Club

Open Now: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Thoroughly enjoyed the experience

I received a flight experience voucher for my birthday. Booking was very easy, but Carlisle airport... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2018
H0wMar
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Dalton-in-Furness, United Kingdom
Brilliant Experience

We (self, wife, grandaughter age12) really enjoyed the flight experience. The instructor was... read more

Reviewed 12 February 2018
Derek I
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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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19 Jul 2018
“Thoroughly enjoyed the experience”
12 Feb 2018
“Brilliant Experience”
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We are a small, friendly Flying School, offering trial lessons & air experience flights over the Solway Coast, Lake District, Eden Valley, Pennines, SW Scotland & Hadrian's Wall. Birthday & christmas gift vouchers. Courses to learn to fly and get a...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Hangar 30 | Carlisle Airport, Crosby on Eden, Carlisle CA6 4NW, England
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+44 1228 573344
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Reviewed 20 July 2018

I received a flight experience voucher for my birthday. Booking was very easy, but Carlisle airport was closed and the temporary base is Kirkbride, a fair way off the beaten track. This quiet airfield, in my opinion, helped to make this more relaxed. The instructor...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank H0wMar
BigAlCumbria, Owner at Carlisle Flight Training & Aero Club, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2018

Hello H0wMar, Thank you for the great review and rating, glad you both enjoyed your flight with us.

Reviewed 12 February 2018

We (self, wife, grandaughter age12) really enjoyed the flight experience. The instructor was helpful and explained what would happen. Best of all I was able to fly the aircraft for a time. It was an experience we will repeat, and recommend to others.

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank Derek I
Alan R, Owner at Carlisle Flight Training & Aero Club, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2018

Hello Derek, Glad you all enjoyed your flight with us the other day, thanks for taking to time to leave a review, look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 31 July 2017

Such a wonderful birthday experience. Felt like I was really able to be in charge of the vehicle for taxiing down the runway, for the takeoff, for sauntering through the sky (clearly I wasn't, but given enough control to feel like I was!) Superb experience,...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Management response:Responded 2 August 2017

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review and rating, we're very pleased you enjoyed your flight with us.

Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

I wanted to do something different after winning an experience day so I booked a flying lesson with Carlisle flight training. The process when I arrived was quick easy and straight forward before my instructor came to greet me. He was friendly and took time...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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BigAlCumbria, Owner at Carlisle Flight Training & Aero Club, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2018

Hi fappa_123 Sorry it's taken a while to respond, we've just recently started managing our Trip Advisor account. Thank you for the lovely review and rating.

Reviewed 16 January 2017

Unbelievable experience......would love to be able to do more.....as is my fascination of all things that fly......the fact you can fly over a Vulcan is unreal....

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Date of experience: January 2017
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BigAlCumbria, Owner at Carlisle Flight Training & Aero Club, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2018

Hi darrenm Sorry it's taken a while to respond, we've just recently started managing our Trip Advisor account. Thank you for the lovely review and rating.

Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

I did my private pilots licence with Carlisle Flight Training and it was an amazing experience great service, friendly staff and overall excellent experience. Would highly recommend

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank CallumBerty
BigAlCumbria, Owner at Carlisle Flight Training & Aero Club, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2018

Hi Callum, Sorry it's taken a while to respond, we've just recently started managing our Trip Advisor account. Thank you for the lovely review and rating.

Reviewed 15 January 2017

What an amazing experience! I had a 1 hour Trial Flight here last year, one I will never forgot ...!

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank samling99
BigAlCumbria, Owner at Carlisle Flight Training & Aero Club, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2018

Hi Sam, Sorry it's taken a while to respond, we've just recently started managing our Trip Advisor account. Thank you for the lovely review and rating.

Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

I bought my son a voucher for a flight lesson which we managed to get fitted in on his birthday which was great. The flight was excellent and my son had a fantastic time, my wife and youngest son were passengers. They raved on about...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Dave N
BigAlCumbria, Owner at Carlisle Flight Training & Aero Club, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2018

Hi Dave, Sorry it's taken a while to respond, we've just recently started managing our Trip Advisor account. Thank you for the lovely review and rating.

Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

I got my partner a trail flight gift voucher for Christmas which we used today- he went up in the 4seater Piper Warrior - we checked before we set off if the flight was still going ahead due to the weather but all was good-...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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BigAlCumbria, Owner at Carlisle Flight Training & Aero Club, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2018

Hi Melanie, Sorry it's taken a while to respond, we've just recently started actively managing our Trip Advisor account. Thank you for the lovely review and rating.

Reviewed 12 October 2015

"Read the small print" was the response we got when we queried why our 12 y.o. son had spent a maximum of 13 minutes in the air for '45 - 50 Minute' Groupon voucher costing £69. We were told that no airtime is guaranteed and...More

Date of experience: October 2015
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