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Address: Wellingborough Rd | Skyways House Sywell Aerodrome, Northampton NN6 0BN, England
Phone Number: +44 1604 211336
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09:30 - 18:00
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Sun - Sat 09:30 - 18:00
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Virtual Aerospace operate 2 professional 737 Flight Simulators at Sywell...

Virtual Aerospace operate 2 professional 737 Flight Simulators at Sywell Aerodrome near Northampton. Our customers range from professional pilots,enthusiasts, flight simulator fans and experience days to people with a severe fear of flying. All of our instructors are commercially qualified with a number flying as current airline pilots with various airlines. The remainder are full time professional flight instructors with over 50 different types and more than 60,000 flying hours between them. Our instructors have flown everything from Boeing B747, B707, B737, Airbus A319, A320 & A321 through to large propliners and fast jets. If you are looking for a 5* rated simulation experience then we are the perfect destination.

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Wow! Friendly team at VA made us very welcome and provided an experience never to forget. Short hop from Cardiff to Norwich (my local airport), touch & go before landing with our... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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Lowestoft, United Kingdom
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Lowestoft, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Wow! Friendly team at VA made us very welcome and provided an experience never to forget. Short hop from Cardiff to Norwich (my local airport), touch & go before landing with our instructor letting my 90 year old Dad take the right hand seat and assist in the landing! That made his day - thank you. Wonder if I can... More 

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Malvern, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My daughters bought me a Simulator experience with VA for my 70th Birthday, and what good fun it was.About 50 minutes from start to finish on a Boeing 737. The instructor explained the controls and asked me what I would like to do...we started with a take off and landing at Bristol airport and after getting the feel of the... More 

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

If you want to treat your loved one to a fantastic exhilarating unforgettable experience DO THIS :-)

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Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great experience this was for both my son (who was flying) and myself (trolley dolly). Fantastic time, very helpful and very professional staff. Will definitely be back!!!!

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Thank NorthamptonScot
Ellesmere Port, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have just been on the Vulcan experience & what a great time I had flying at low level among the welsh mountains with Gareth the instructor keeping me out of trouble.I really hope to do it again soon.

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Grenada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had this booked as a 60th Birthday present. It was so much fun. I have flown a few hours in a Cessna and done some X-plane flying. This was very different. My instructor was Jill and I was her first client. We had a great time. She was very very competent but was wise enough to let me do as... More 

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Gave this a gift to my boyfriend as he wanted try this for a long time. Very unusual experience. Worth a try. As I'm not big fan of flying the noise what came from booth was very realistic and made me scared lol Definetly worth a try.

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Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Me and my partner absolutely enjoyed the Hour and a Half. It was very realistic. We also learnt quite a lot about take offs and landings. Our instructor Ris was excellent and we would definitely recommend you try it.

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Thank Yiodis
Lincolnshire
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

I fell in to the "why not" category. With a natural curiosity but no time for playing on simulator games at home, this was a gift that I really enjoyed. Able to take the wife and kids in to the cockpit area, they too found it really interesting. The instructor (Mark) struck just the right tone for me with a... More 

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Coventry, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

Had a great flight experience (a present from my wife). Sywell Airport in Northamptonshire was the loaction that I went to. Jamie a pilot himself, showed me the ropes, taking off from Birmingham International Airport and landing back down again. I had a 45 minute flight and I had a good three opertunities at landing the 737 plane. I would... More 

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