15 Minute Helicopter Tour of Nottinghamshire Sporting Grounds
A really nice Driving Experiences Experience located in Leicester, Leicestershire.
For sporting fans, this will be a helicopter flight you never forget. Take in views of the some great sporting venues in the area from over 1,000 feet. You will fly over the River Trent beyond which you will see the famous Trent Bridge Cricket Ground, Wollaton Park, Nottingham Castle and the football grounds of Nottingham Forest and Notts County as you have never seen them before. Be sure to bring your camera on this fantastic new tour to record the sights from your unique perspective in the Bell Jet Ranger helicopter.
Flights operate on selected Saturdays at least five times a year.
This is a weather dependent activity, mainly due to wind speeds and cloud base above the ground. It is crucial that you call the centre before setting out on the day to confirm with them that conditions are suitable for flying.
Your flight will last for around 15 minutes.
There will be up to two other passengers on the flight, plus the pilot.
Spectators are welcome to watch you take off and land from the helipad. Please feel free to bring a pair of binoculars and a camera.
Wear soft-soled shoes and loose, comfortable clothing, as the cockpit can get warm. Skirts can get in the way of the controls, please wear trousers. Sunglasses are recommended all year round.
Minimum age 16 or over, maximum weight 17 stone. Wheelchair users are welcome but need some mobility (i.e. be able to get into and out of the helicopter) and to be accompanied by a participating adult.