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$85 -- Private Flight Lesson & Simulator Ride, Half Off

Sold out - This deal was published March 07, 2014 and sold out April 09, 2014.
$85 -- Private Flight Lesson & Simulator Ride, Half Off
By Kristin Viola
Save $85 on a flight lesson and simulator ride with Riverside Flight Academy, which earns a rare 100% approval rating from Travelzoo users.

Why we love it

  • Past Travelzoo visitors called it "fantastic" and "a great experience"
  • Take control and guide the plane over the SoCal skyline
  • Receive 30 minutes of ground training


March 7, 2014 - July 2, 2014


Riverside Flight Academy
6651 Gemende Drive
Riverside, CA 92504
(See Map)
Tel: 951-588-6300

What's included

  • $85 (reg. $170) for a flight lesson package:
  • 30 minutes of ground training that introduces the aircraft’s parts and the basic tenets of flying
  • A 30- to 40-minute flight lesson; students can practice steering and navigation during the flight
  • 20-30 minutes in the Redbird LD flight simulator
  • Or for $499 (reg. $725), receive three hours of flight lessons, plus approximately 90 minutes of ground training and 60 minutes in the Redbird LD flight simulator, along with a headset rental and logbook to take home

The fine print

Valid through July 2, 2014. Reservations required. Flight times are subject to availability and weather permitting. Tax, if applicable, and gratuity are not included. Please tip on the full value of the experience. Limit one purchase per person; may buy one additional as a gift. If limit is exceeded, voucher is subject to forfeiture. Not valid on holidays or holiday weekends. 24-hour cancellation policy applies; voucher subject to forfeiture. Weight limit is 250 lbs. per person per flight. Must sign waiver.

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$85 March 7, 2014 - July 2, 2014   $170
50% off
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Riverside Flight Academy
100% Enjoyed Riverside Flight Academy
100% (44 ratings)
Sold out at
1:59 a.m. CT on April 9


M – F, 9am – 9pm ET

100% Enjoyed Riverside Flight Academy
(44 ratings)
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Overall Enjoyed Most Other Comments

The staff was excellent and flying experience was surreal. A great way to spend the day!

It was an amazing thrill. Thank you!

Apr 23, 2015 David CA, United States

We did this as a family adventure, and it was a blast. Our instructor, Sammy was the best. This experience should be on every bucket list. Our next adventure will be sky diving.

Apr 7, 2015 Debra CA, United States

The whole experience was fantastic, Sam the instructor was very pleasant and kept us a ease, Everyone should have this Experience.

Mar 18, 2015 Larry CA, United States

The instructor was very polite & explained everything clearly, great customer service.

Sep 13, 2013 Michelle California, United States

People very friendly. Knowledgeable instructor

Mar 24, 2013 Silvia California, United States

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6651 Gemende Drive
Riverside, CA 92504
Tel: 951-588-6300

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