While we slowly crawl along the LIE, we shake our fists at Manhattan's elite as they whiz by in their planes. Instead of being perpetually envious, land today's deal from Global Aviation Corp at Republic Airport in Farmingdale:
• $199 ($430 value) for a 60-minute scenic helicopter flight and lesson
The FAA-certified professionals at this spot will give you 30 minutes of thorough ground instruction before you climb into a chopper and take flight for 30 minutes. You'll soak up breathtaking vistas of Long Island, so be sure to bring a camera to document your experience. You'll also land a pilot's logbook and $100 to spend toward a private pilot package.
• $49 ($99 value) for a 60-minute flight simulator experience with logbook
Under the guidance of aviation aficionado, you'll learn the ins and outs of flight controls on a state-of-the-art machine that replicates the flying experience on the ground. You'll learn everything from takeoff to landing and maneuvers necessary for a safe trip, all from the ground.
PAID VALUE EXPIRES ON March 3, 2020
PROMOTIONAL VALUE EXPIRES ON June 25, 2013
back by popular demand:
Global Aviation Corp
Let Your Dreams Take Off with a Scenic Helicopter Ride and Lesson
- from $199