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

Sold out - This deal was published July 24, 2013 and sold out August 05, 2013.
$99 -- Private Flying Lesson over Pacific Ocean, Reg. $230
By Travelzoo Staff
Travelzoo subscribers can soar over scenic parts of LA with a private flight lesson from South Coast Aeronautics. For $99, regularly $230, take control of the cockpit and receive a 45-minute flight lesson along the Pacific Ocean from an FAA-certified pilot.

Why we love it

  • For under $100, get a flight lesson with an FAA-certified pilot
  • Get a bird's eye view of the Southern California coastline
  • Includes 25 minutes of hands-on flying time
  • Or for less than $160, fly above the Hollywood sign


July 24, 2013 - Oct. 27, 2013


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

What's included

  • The lesson begins with a 20-minute pre-flight briefing, in which the instructor explains the airplane fundamentals. From here, the student sits in the cockpit with the instructor and receives 25 minutes of hands-on flight time. During the flight, students will soar over the Southern California coast, taking in panoramic views of Palos Verdes, Redondo Beach and Long Beach.
  • Or for $159, regularly $350, extend your experience with a 70-minute lesson, which allows you to enjoy sweeping views of the Hollywood sign, downtown Los Angeles, Beverly Hills, movie studios and other landmarks. This deal includes 50 minutes of hands-on flying time and 20 minutes of ground instruction.

The fine print

Vouchers can be redeemed Saturday, July 27, through Oct. 27, 2013. Valid for 1 person only. Reservations required; must be made at least 24 hours in advance. A 72-hour cancellation policy applies. Flight times subject to availability and weather. Must be at least 18 years old or older to fly or be accompanied by an adult. See Terms and Conditions for full details.

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$99   $230
57% off | 71 bought
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South Coast Aeronautics
98% Enjoyed South Coast Aeronautics
98% (42 ratings)
Sold out at
1:59 a.m. CT on Aug. 5
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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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