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Virtual Aerospace

Wellingborough Rd | Skyways House Sywell Aerodrome, Northampton NN6 0BN, England
+44 1604 211336
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Great time on the Vulcan

My wife bought me a 2 hour voucher for the Vulcan simulator and the time just flew by (pun... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Standaman2014
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Fabulous evening on the flight simulator

A gift from my daughter, arrived at the office Bacup, and met Dave, the qualified pilot. After the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
daveyparkinson
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Stoke-on-Trent, 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 5 days ago via mobile

My wife bought me a 2 hour voucher for the Vulcan simulator and the time just flew by (pun intended!) My instructor Dave was brilliant and explained the controls really well. He suggested some interesting routes with several take offs and landings I had a...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

A gift from my daughter, arrived at the office Bacup, and met Dave, the qualified pilot. After the briefing, my partner and I were led to a cockpit of 737 plane. I was quite nervous but Dave put me at ease completely. We flew from...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great day at the virtual aerospace. Stuart our instructor or pilot was such a lovely man, very kind and answered any question no matter how silly (from me lol) We had a 90 minute simulator experience my boyfriend has always wanted to learn...More

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Reviewed 13 May 2018

Arrived at the venue in Stackstead which is situated in an old mill. A sign directed us upstairs to an unassuming door. Once we got inside we where directors down a brightly-coloured corridor with a cardboard cut-out of a stewardess pointing to the departure lounge...More

Thank Mark C
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Reviewed 26 March 2018

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

6  Thank Elia_Aurelia
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Reviewed 15 March 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 10 March 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

Thank jill866
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Reviewed 8 March 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 6 March 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 5 February 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

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Hi There .... the price depends purely on the length of time you wish to book for, and the type of package you'd like. The number of people you wish to share it with doesn't effect the price, but I would suggest an hour each... More
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Hi, you do indeed. You just give us a call and we find a slot in the diary for you and a time. Weekends are very busy so think ahead if you want a weekend slot.
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