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Fantastic flight experience

I have returned from flight experience at Tatenhill aviation , from the moment I booked in at... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
drfrankhovis
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Tamworth, United Kingdom
Christmas Present...

I booked a flying lesson through virgin experiences as a present for my partner. He had his lesson... read more

Reviewed 17 May 2018
dawn n
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have returned from flight experience at Tatenhill aviation , from the moment I booked in at reception to the end of my flight the staff were all very friendly and helpful, all the instructions were clear and simple and everything went like clockwork. I...More

Thank drfrankhovis
Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

I booked a flying lesson through virgin experiences as a present for my partner. He had his lesson at the airfield on 6th May in a four-seater light aircraft. On arrival I was given the option to go along as a spectator which a chose...More

2  Thank dawn n
Reviewed 8 February 2018

I'm a British qualified pilot living in Hong Kong who likes to do a bit of general aviation flying when visiting family in the UK. As Tatenhill is near to my wife's family home, I frequently visit to stay current and to get a bit...More

2  Thank dbchippy
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

I was out with Martin in a C152 to revalidate my NPPL(A) licence. He’s a very good and patient instructor, putting me through my landing paces which variously were flat, off centre, squint, bouncy and once a while moderately greasy. Some stalls and forced landing...More

Thank Munrosaxman
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

I was bought a 1 hour taster flight for my 30th birthday. Approx 2-3 mins after takeoff I had control of the airplane up until 2-3 mins before we landed. I was expecting 10mins max of actually controlling the plane so very pleased. We took...More

Thank manifoldcarl
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

We visited 9/9/17 we had a 4 seater plane me my other half and our 9 year old son..only 1 word AMAZING.. our pilot Dave way fantastic he even flew us home town of rugeley we seen our house and my mom's best 30 mins...More

Thank Gemma P
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

It was a very relaxing experience thanks to the efficiency and consideration of all the staff and my flying instructor ... thank you very much. Thoroughly enjoyable and informative.

Thank jill h
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

I gained my PPL and Night Rating at Tatenhill last year and the whole experience was fun and a life changing! My instructor Alex was super calm throughout my training and helped me overcome any hurdles I faced running up to my test - and...More

1  Thank Daniel H
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Had a trial flight in g-talo Sunday 14th may 2017 at Tatenhill aviation,with Alexander my instructor.was a wonderful experiance for a flight enthusiast like myself with a great instructor to teach me and let me fly the plane,took some great photos flying over North Staffordshire...More

1  Thank BWainwright
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Today, thanks to my amazing wife who presented me with the most wonderful birthday present back in March for a trial flight at Tatenhill Aviation Limited in a Cessna 152 aircraft I was able to fulfil something I have only ever dreamed of doing. After...More

2  Thank MrChairman
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