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Atlantic Air Adventures

Link Road, Shannon, Ireland
+353 61 363 687
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Flight simulator

Fantastic fun day out for all the family. The B737 simulator is really worth doing. Really enjoyed... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Grainne M
Flight Simulator.

Brought my 11 year old grandson here . He has not stopped talking about it since his flight... read more

Reviewed 10 February 2018
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Atlantic AirAdventures is an Aviation Education Flight Simulation Centre and Aviation Museum located on the Wild Atlantic Way, just 5km from Shannon Airport Co Clare Ireland, 15km from Limerick city, and 15 km from Ennis Co Clare. Visit our website for more info.
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“all ages” (5 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Link Road, Shannon, Ireland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fantastic fun day out for all the family. The B737 simulator is really worth doing. Really enjoyed the museum and all it has to offer the young or old aviator!

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Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

Brought my 11 year old grandson here . He has not stopped talking about it since his flight simulator experience. From the aeroplanes outside to the museum . Staff were so friendly and made us feel so welcome. Money and time well spent . Would...More

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Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

What an amazing place to visit and such lovely staff. There's so much to see in the museum between pictures and real planes with such history to them. They have a real live simulator which when I visited there were 2 pilots using it. I...More

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littlespitfire, Guest Relations Manager at Atlantic Air Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 February 2018

Thank you very much! We are delighted you enjoyed the visit. Hopefully we will see you again soon.

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Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

My son Ricky went on the flight simulator today. It was a birthday gift and he really enjoyed it, hasent stopped talking about it. It's a wonderful set up and such good value for money. My son is disabled and I just want to say...More

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littlespitfire, Owner at Atlantic Air Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2017

Hi Dolores, We are delighted that Ricky had a great time, we saw the big smile and that makes our day, truly. He won't let you off the hook now, I'm sure we will see you again Thanks for sharing that. letting us and others...More

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Reviewed 9 October 2017

Situated in Shannon Town, it is a remarkable aviation center. A well run with plenty of aviation items to vie at close hand, like aircraft both civil and military. There are the simulators too which are great to get one into the feel. With experienced...More

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Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

We were there for nearly 3 hours. Eddie is amazing, he shared a bit of his amazing experience and some fun memories too. My daughter (14) wants to be a pilot and this was just what she needed. She smiled all the time in excitement...More

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littlespitfire, Owner at Atlantic Air Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2017

We are thrilled to hear, that's what this facility is all about, inspiring the next generation of avaitors, passing on knowledge, and experience. Thanks for appreciating what we do and sharing it. Check out Aviation Academy for Teenagers, that would be great for her next...More

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Reviewed 10 August 2017

If you're into planes this is really worth the visit and try out one of the simulators its like flying the real thing.

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Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Absolutely overpriced. For a family of 4 (2 small kids) it cost us €50 !! €20 each for my son and my husband to have a turn on a very basic and dated flight simulator. €20 EACH.. we where then showed around some lovely old...More

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Reviewed 1 July 2017

Atlantic Airventure is a mixture of an aircraft museum and a hands-on cockpit simulator in which boys, and very much older boys, can pretend that they are pilots for a short time. There are preserved aircraft to see up close including military jets from the...More

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Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Yesterday I had the pleasure of meeting Eddie, Jane and Tom here. Eddie told us all about his aviation experience and his love of it is apparent! There were loads of different planes to look at and learn about, but the absolute highlight was the...More

Thank Janette M
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Response from littlespitfire | Property representative |
Hi there, We are in Shannon Town, Co Clare, easy to find or use Garmin Postcode: QPR-97-SJ9 GPS Coordinates: N 52.42.829 – 008.52.191 Hope that helps, do call for booking or see our website for info Thanks
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Hi Tia Museum admission is €6 for adults and €3 for children Regards Jane
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Hi Dan Sure they would be perfect age, the Aviation Experience tour is €20 each and covers 2 hours of aviation learning! First a pre flight lesson, about 20 mins on theory of how aircraft fly, control surfaces and then a... More
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