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$99 -- Private Flying Lesson over Pacific Ocean, Reg. $230

Sold out - This deal was published February 10, 2014 and sold out March 01, 2014.
$99 -- Private Flying Lesson over Pacific Ocean, Reg. $230
By Kristin Viola
Soar over scenic parts of LA during a 45-minute private flight lesson, which one Travelzoo subscriber called a "once-in-a-lifetime opportunity."

Why we love it

  • For nearly 60% off, experience the thrill of manning a plane
  • Get a bird's eye view of the City of Angels
  • The private lesson provides personalized, one-on-one instruction


Feb. 11, 2014 - March 31, 2014


South Coast Aeronautics
3301 Airport Drive
Torrance, CA 90505
(See Map)
Tel: 424-272-5073

What's included

  • For $99 per student (reg. $230), take control of the cockpit with an FAA-certified pilot instructor
  • The lesson begins with a 20-minute pre-flight briefing on the fundamentals
  • Then receive 25 minutes of hands-on flight time
  • Or for $159 (reg. $350), extend your experience with a 70-minute lesson, which flies past the Hollywood sign, downtown, Beverly Hills and movie studios
  • The longer flight includes 50 minutes of hands-on flying time and 20 minutes of ground instruction

The fine print

Valid through March 31, 2014. Valid for 1 person only. Reservations required; must be made at least 24 hours in advance. A 72-hour cancellation policy applies. Must be at least 18 years old or older to fly or be accompanied by an adult. Not valid on major holidays and holiday weekends.

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$99   $230
57% off
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South Coast Aeronautics
98% Enjoyed South Coast Aeronautics
98% (42 ratings)
Sold out at
1:59 a.m. CT on March 1
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98% Enjoyed South Coast Aeronautics
(42 ratings)
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Overall Enjoyed Most Other Comments

Seeing my hometown from a different perspective was cool.

Jul 20, 2014 James CA, United States

The hospitality


Jun 29, 2014 Pashunce CA, United States

it was a one on one personal experience

Jun 11, 2014 John California, United States

Nice instructor - Chris! Fun experience. Boyfriend loves to fly.

May 19, 2014 Joanna California, United States

The whole experience, especially the instructor.

The pilot was very professional, relaxed, and helpful. He even let me make the approach into the landing strip. Overall it was a great trip, and I would certainly recommend it to anyone.

May 15, 2014 James MI, United States

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3301 Airport Drive
Torrance, CA 90505
Tel: 424-272-5073

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