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Flightdeck Experience

Newchurch Road | Unit P, Toll Barr Business Park, Stacksteads, Rossendale OL13 0NA, England
+44 1706 879179
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Brilliant

I bought the vulcan experience for my fiance and he loved it, his instructor Pete was brilliant... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2017
jacquelinesimmerling
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Westbury, United Kingdom
Just like the real thing

I can fully recommend the one hour Vulcan flight whether or not you are an aircraft enthusiast... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2017
pc1946
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Stockport, United Kingdom
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We are a Flight Simulator Experience venue with an AVRO Vulcan B2 bomber simulator with themed briefing room where up to 6 guests can watch your flight via video feed and a Boeing 737-800 simulator with replica cabin to seat 12 guests. Our aircrafts are a Boeing 737-800 NG and an AVRO Vulcan B2 which are both fixed base state of the art simulators with very humble beginnings. Your flight and the experience you have with us is the most important thing and we tailor your time to suit what you want to do, whether thats flying from A-B, Touch and Go Manoeuvres or hand flying into some of the trickier locations we have to offer. We also have a large departure lounge and meeting rooms and can cater for groups both private and corporate.
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Newchurch Road | Unit P, Toll Barr Business Park, Stacksteads, Rossendale OL13 0NA, England
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+44 1706 879179

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Reviewed 30 April 2017

I bought the vulcan experience for my fiance and he loved it, his instructor Pete was brilliant, highly recommended

Thank jacquelinesimmerling
Reviewed 30 April 2017

I can fully recommend the one hour Vulcan flight whether or not you are an aircraft enthusiast. Peter, my instructor was thoroughly professional with a good sense of humour. There was never a dull moment on the flight over many parts of Northern England. Thank...More

Thank pc1946
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Treated my daughter to a go on this and she absolutely enjoyed the 30 minute experience even though not a great plane enthusiast. Dave our instructor top bloke fully explained everything and made to feel very welcome and would highly recommend this to anyone and...More

Thank nharding02
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Having been bought a ticket for Christmas by my other half, I had been looking forward to this for months! On arrival are Flightdeck Experience, we were greeted by Peter, who would be my guide and instructor for the session. After a quick, but thorough...More

Thank TheMightyBiggus
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Since I was young I've always wanted to be a pilot so when my wife booked me on this as a present, it was like a dream come true! Despite the fact I have never flown any type of plane before, my instructor Dave made...More

Thank Dave M
Reviewed 12 April 2017

On behalf of my son, Morgan, 10 years old. My 30 minutes as a pilot (ok....in a simulator!) has to be one of the best Christmas presents I've had! The best thing about it was that it was actually in a plane with a mix...More

Thank ANCarter2013
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

My son had the best time here. Peter the flight instructor was brilliant, especially with the children. It's even great if you're a passenger. Book now, you won't be disappointed

Thank claireatk
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

The staff were pleasant from the moment we entered the building and offered valuable insight into the plane's operation. The different scenario that the simulator presented were extremely enjoyable for everyone involved - thank you to the staff!

Thank Michael H
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Absolutely brilliant experience. My son Jamie has flown in this superb 737 simulator for around 24 hours in total now. It's his first choice for Christmas and birthday presents and when he has managed to save up himself. It is totally realistic and he has...More

Thank Heidik100
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Fantastic experience! It's hard to imagine just how realistic this is. Positioned on the main road, it'[s easy to miss the sign for Flightdeck Experience but once you locate it, there is a free car park on the other side of the road. Although the...More

Thank chris747
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figmentt
Hi,is there a height restriction on the 737 ,as my grandson is 12 and only small,thanks
19 March 2017|
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Response from rikstafford | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so as I have read other reviews where children have been . But if you contact them I found them to be very helpful.
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Linda M
Hi does the simulator vibrate like the real vulcan when flying? Thanks, Linda
11 March 2017|
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Response from Flightdeck_Exp | Property representative |
Hi Linda, Thanks for your enquiry, the Vulcan does indeed vibrate to give the feeling of motion. If I can be of any further assistance please let me know. Kind regards, Vicky Everson
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fpickering
Hi Jonny Was it the Boeing 737 1 hr that you were talking about that you can buy through Flight deck experience site, I just want to make sure I buy the correct one for my husband after looking at your reviews for a gift. Was it easy to book this in and what was the time frame you had before it runs out ? many thanks Frances
7 February 2017|
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Response from ricwarcup | Reviewed this property |
Hi Frances go onto their website you will see a paypal order tab down the side click on this and it will take you to the order page simply click on the paypal tab under the 737 60 minute experience once you have payed... More
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