Pilot-a-Plane Experience

Ever wanted to fly an aeroplane? Now’s your chance! Learn the basics of flying whilst enjoying stunning views of the spectacular Seaward Kaikoura mountain range and coastline from the air.

$120.00 - $220.00

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The Pilot-a-Plane experience includes a briefing on the controls of the aircraft, a 25 minute flight in our Eurofox A240 and a record of your flight experience which you can use towards further flight training

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The Pilot-a-Plane + Passenger experience includes all of the above in one of our 4 seater aircraft, the Cessna 172 or the Piper Archer, allowing you to bring along up to two passengers.

All our pilots are qualified instructors and can guide you through the process from the very first trial flight, to first solo flight and private pilot licences, all the way to commercial ratings.

Conditions: Maximum weights may apply and all flights are weather dependent and at the pilot's discretion.


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Physical address

Pilot-a-Plane Experience, 627 Kaikoura South Road, Kaikoura Airport, Kaikoura, Christchurch - Canterbury, New Zealand.

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Months of operation:
All months of the year

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Pricing and Conditions

Adult $120.00 - $220.00
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Other charges:
PAP $120, PAP+PAX $170, Extra Passenger $50
Further pricing information:
All flights weather dependent and at pilot's discretion.

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