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Vintage Flying

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Vintage Flying offer a wide variety of Gift Vouchers for Vintage Tiger Moth Flight Experiences. We combine the thrill of open cockpit flying with a healthy dose of nostalgia from the early days of aviation. Whether you want to fly yourself or treat...more
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Hilton Road | Derby Airfield, Egginton, Derby DE65 6GU, England
+44 1283 585803
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My husband lived his dream of having a flight in a tiger moth. Got a bargain on Groupon they offered extras that tripled the price but he was happy with his day.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Grufflelafoo
Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

One word.... fantastic... from booking to the end of the flight, the staff at vintage flights were so hopeful, friendly and attentive. The flight itself was the best flight experience I have ever had, the pilot let me take the controls for about 15 mins...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 29, 2018

I had a super 30 min flight with Paul on a lovely autumn day, with bright sunshine and a light breeze. I found the whole team to be friendly and efficient - must make a special mention of Jamie, who kept in touch by e-mail...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank 757roger
Reviewed September 22, 2018 via mobile

Went up this morning courtesy of my pilot Kevin and had an amazing experience. I had to wait a few weeks as the weather had been unpredictable but it was totally worth it. Brilliant team at Vintage Flying, great experience both before take off and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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elaine f, Behind The Scenes at Vintage Flying, responded to this reviewResponded September 23, 2018

Dear John, Wow. Thank you. I can honestly say I shed tears of joy whilst reading your review. It’s been a tricky few weeks with the weather, but we got there in the end. I’ve shared your review with the Crew and I’m sure they’ll...More

Reviewed September 18, 2018

We treated our daughter Amy to a flight for her 30th Birthday, what an amazing unforgetable experience she had. From the moment we all arrived the whole afternoon was truly memorable. All the team were so helpful and nothing was to much trouble, they all...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank robnorris1955
Reviewed September 15, 2018

Family clubbed together for my birthday present of a half hour flight. From the moment we arrived at the airfield until we left the whole experience was unforgetable. Staff were welcoming and did all they could to make me, as a disabled person,to feel comfortable....More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank PaulS7592
Reviewed August 30, 2018

Thank you Paul ( my pilot) and all the team for such a memorable day. The Tiger Moth was such fun and to be able to ' have a go ' at flying and to experience aviation of times long ago, fantastic. Flying at about...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Derrick W
Reviewed August 28, 2018

Flying in the beautifully maintained G-ADPC was an amazing experience. G-ADPC is a 1935 Tiger Moth that saw service in the Fleet Air Arm during WWII which made the experience that much better. Followed a briefing and photo-shoot the flight was a trilling ride over...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 17, 2018

My darling daughter bought me the Tiger Moth trip for Christmas and she booked me in for Saturday 11/08/2018. The first thing that struck me was how friendly and professional all the staff were and thank goodness we were blessed with lovely weather! Ian gave...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank timboDerby
MissTerriSong, Behind The Scenes at Vintage Flying, responded to this reviewResponded August 18, 2018

Wow!thanks so much for the amazing review. We are so thrilled you enjoyed your flight. We will pass on your glowing tributes to everyone involved in making your day special. As you probably noticed, they all love what they’re doing.

Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

Can we say what a fantastic experience my husband had! He had it as a 60th birthday present. From when we arrived the staff were very pleasant. Despite the weather taking a turn for the worse we waited for it to pass. We paid for...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank passwos21
MissTerriSong, Behind the Scenes. at Vintage Flying, responded to this reviewResponded August 30, 2018

Dear Julie, Thank you for the Lovely review, we are always thrilled to get such wonderful feedback. I will make sure everyone sees this. Hope you’ll. come again.

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June 25, 2018|
Response from neilh626 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the delay, an extra 15 minutes was £98, but well worth it!
June 19, 2018|
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Response from elainef578 | Property representative |
Hi, we are unable to allow loose items for safety reasons.