By Travelzoo Staff
Two can strap into the pilot's seat of a full-motion, FAA-approved flight simulator for $49 and save more than 80% on the regular price ($280). This one-hour activity includes 15 minutes of instruction followed by 45 minutes of simulator time for each person.
Why we love it
- 2 can pilot a state-of-the-art flight simulator for $49
- This deal saves more than 80% on the regular cost of this 1-hour activity
- Encore Flight Academy in Van Nuys earns 4 stars on Yelp
- Its Redbird FMX simulator fully rotates to replicate advanced flight scenarios
- Get this deal for 1 person for $39 (reg. $140)
- Or for $139 (reg. $399), 2 can join a scenic LA flight tour with sparkling wine
March 25, 2013 - July 25, 2013
Encore Flight Academy
Van Nuys Airport
16700 Roscoe Blvd.
Van Nuys, CA 91406
- The Redbird FMX, Encore Flight Academy's latest simulator, fully rotates on three axles and boasts an enclosed cockpit equipped with actual instrumentation and 200-degree wraparound visuals.
- The simulator's advanced avionics equipment replicates a variety of scenarios conducive to professional pilot training and features scenarios at airports across the world. Budding pilots can log time in the simulator as actual flight time to be used toward a pilot license.
- Or for $39, get this deal for one person (reg. $140).
- A scenic flight tour with sparkling wine for two is also available for $139 (a $399 value). The 40-minute flight ventures over LA landmarks like the Malibu coastline, Santa Monica Pier and the Hollywood sign and includes a glass of sparkling wine per person.
The fine print
Vouchers can be redeemed starting Monday, March 25, through July 25, 2013. Sessions will be completed back-to-back (there is space in the simulator for 1 person and the instructor). Reservations are required; subject to availability. A 24-hour cancellation policy applies. Not valid on major holidays or holiday weekends. For the simulator deals, must be 12 years old or older. For the scenic flight deal, must be 6 feet, 2 inches or shorter; maximum combined weight limit is 450 pounds (not including pilot). Not valid for pregnant women. Limit 2 voucher purchases per person; additional vouchers may be purchased as gifts. See below for full terms and conditions.
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