Glider Experience – Winch
Your Glider Winch Experience
After your briefing, the instructor will help you into the aircraft. Friends and family are welcome to take photos or video and our ground team will make sure that they are looked after and kept safe. Once you’re ready, the trial flight will begin. After launching, your instructor will show you some of the landmarks in the local area. We are blessed with some beautiful countryside at Husbands Bosworth.
During the flight you should be able the fly the glider under the guidance of your instructor, or you can simply choose to sit back and enjoy the ride while the instructor flies.
You will be launched to a height of 1200-1500 feet in about 40 seconds!
Terms & Conditions:
All flights are at the discretion of the instructor on the day
All flights begin and end at the Husbands Bosworth airfield
All flights are subject to the weather on the day and the cloud base
Vouchers are valid for one year after purchase, cannot be refunded or transferred
Weather can affect the ability for flights to take place, if this happens we can rearrange the Flight Experience
Legal Airspace restrictions mean that there are limits on where we can fly
We cannot fly anyone who weighs more than 110kg (242 lbs) including the weight of clothing and the parachute which weighs 7kg (15lbs)
Persons over 6’ 3” will probably not fit into a glider