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Virtual Aerospace

Wellingborough Rd | Skyways House Sywell Aerodrome, Northampton NN6 0BN, England
+44 1604 211336
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A birthday present which never happened....'Unhappy birthday!'

I had to tell my partner that I booked the Vulcan simulator experience for his birthday as we had... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Elia_Aurelia
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Hitchin, United Kingdom
737-800 flight simulator

Well where do I start I have to say this was an Amazing experience for me and my family who also... read more

Reviewed March 15, 2018
kelvinmolloy
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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Virtual Aerospace operate 9 professional Flight Simulators in, Northampton, Manchester, Burgess Hill, Shoreham, Cardiff and Gloucester. Our customers range from professional pilots,enthusiasts, flight simulator fans and experience days to people with a severe fear of flying. All of our instructors are commercially qualified with a number flying as current airline pilots with various airlines. The remainder are full time professional flight instructors with over 50 different types and more than 60,000 flying hours between them. Our instructors have flown everything from Boeing B747, B707, B737, Airbus A319, A320 & A321 through to large propliners and fast jets. If you are looking for a 5* rated simulation experience then we are the perfect destination.
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Wellingborough Rd | Skyways House Sywell Aerodrome, Northampton NN6 0BN, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had to tell my partner that I booked the Vulcan simulator experience for his birthday as we had to plan around it, so I told him and he was so excited having been a Vulcan fan and follower for quite a while and having...More

3  Thank Elia_Aurelia
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Reviewed March 15, 2018 via mobile

Well where do I start I have to say this was an Amazing experience for me and my family who also came along with me to fly on mother’s day the 11th March on arrival I went to reception to find out that I was...More

1  Thank kelvinmolloy
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Reviewed March 10, 2018

I was delighted with this first experience of a flight simulator. Stuart, the instructor, was really reassuring and gave enough information to get on with the "flying" but not too much that I was bamboozled by the instruments. Heathrow, Sydney and Hong Kong in an...More

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Reviewed March 8, 2018 via mobile

Such an amazing experience, have done this twice now. Never disappointed. Very interactive and hands on. Instructors are amazing and they make it feel so real. Would go back again and again.

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Reviewed March 6, 2018 via mobile

My partner had bought me a 2 hour experience, it says get there 15 minutes before your briefing time. 12 was my booked time, no one there all locked up the building looked nearly derelict. after nearly an hour , the young lad , who...More

5  Thank simon e
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Reviewed February 5, 2018 via mobile

My buddy and I like a sim trip every year or so and when the email special offer from Virtual Aerospace came out it was too good to pass up. We booked 3 hours and had an amazing time. Whether hand flying or driving the...More

Thank Dwain_Pipe
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Reviewed January 17, 2018

My wife had nominated for there Christmas prize has she knows I love flight sims. I chose to go to Sywell Northamptonshire which is just 30mins up the M1. on arrival I was met by the Friendly receptionist and then the Instructor after a short...More

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Reviewed January 5, 2018

Fantastic experience. I won the 737 simulator experience in a raffle and as fate would have it I am also currently in the very early stages of ATPL training. My experience to date was limited to single engine piston aircraft such as Cessna 172 &...More

Thank Phil G
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Reviewed December 13, 2017 via mobile

An hour flying in a 737 purchased for me by my wife. Having been a pilot but not flown for a few years I really enjoyed getting behind the controls again. Brilliant hour spent with instructor stuart. Well worth doing and would go again.

Thank Paul J
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Reviewed December 5, 2017

What a fantastic day, the lady on reception was very helpful and friendly and Stuart the pilot who looked after us was just brilliant included my wife who was just there to watch me, nothing was to much trouble the whole time we were there...More

Thank Doug S
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