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Virtual Aviation

| Cambridge Airport, Gate E, Hounslow UB7 9BL, England
+44 370 350 0747
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Plane Spotter Heaven

Runway views amazing, comfortable environment, very little noise, you can sit in bed and watch... read more

Reviewed January 7, 2015
Julie J
Crewe, United Kingdom
Close to Heathrow

Liked location clean smart very pleasant place to stay no noise and hotel facilities very good no... read more

Reviewed December 5, 2014
Loosemoose L
Crawley, United Kingdom
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Be a Airline Pilot for a Day and fulfil your dream of flying a big, powerful jet airliner! Go behind the scenes inside a professional airline training centre at Heathrow or Gatwick and take the controls of a £10-million Airbus or Boeing full-motion flight simulator, normally reserved for pilot training. An experienced airline pilot will be your own personal instructor, providing friendly hands-on guidance.
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Jan 7, 2015
“Plane Spotter Heaven”
Dec 5, 2014
“Close to Heathrow”
| Cambridge Airport, Gate E, Hounslow UB7 9BL, England
+44 370 350 0747

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Reviewed January 7, 2015

Runway views amazing, comfortable environment, very little noise, you can sit in bed and watch planes landing and taking off. Tea and coffee making facilities very good, a few biscuits would have been nice. Shame we did not know the destination of the planes taking...More

Thank Julie J
Reviewed December 5, 2014

Liked location clean smart very pleasant place to stay no noise and hotel facilities very good no issues with anything

3  Thank Loosemoose L
Reviewed August 18, 2014

Want to land a 737? This is the place to do it....great staff and superb instruction. It feels very real but the Pilot will talk you through following a proper pre-flight briefing. You even get to decide where to take off and land....I chose Vegas...More

3  Thank Mike B
Reviewed September 17, 2013

Not sure if I would have thought of or gone to the trouble of coming here had I not been brought along by a friend and his corporate event after a more deserving person suddenly couldn't take part. The website and other reviews spell out...More

3  Thank JoeS424
Reviewed June 23, 2013

This is my first ever review on tripadvisor so here we go. It's out of this world, a great day out if you like aviation and a treat if you have kids. Recommended

4  Thank Paul L
Reviewed April 10, 2013

Absolutely brilliant and well worth a booking for the plane crazy people around. Nearest to the real thing by far. Instructor (from Easy Jet) very amiable and selected a level suitable for me with some tasks thrown in. It was my day and he made...More

4  Thank David C
Reviewed March 13, 2013

I purchased this for my husbands Christmas, he is very difficult to buy for and I knew a friend of his had done this and enjoyed it. Met Chris the trainer and after a quick briefing and explanation of the controls we were escorted onto...More

1  Thank Ddaw
Reviewed January 28, 2013

Steve from Virtual Aviation helped me not only plan my trip, recommended an awesome place to stay, but also provided me with the most amazing flight simulator experience ever. This was my second time to do flight sims with the company. I started my Virtual...More

Thank Rudolf H
Reviewed January 15, 2013

An out of this world experience, I would definately recommend it for a fantastic treat for a few friends, or even a small team event.

Thank Amanda T
Reviewed November 22, 2012

wow thanks for the fisit i thank god that i went there it was good but it coulda been better thats what i do have to say but it was great overall

1  Thank Tamara b
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Pat D
April 5, 2017|
Response from Virtual A | Property representative |
Good afternoon Pat, Yes you do have to book in advance. We have several options available over a range of prices. If you give our friendly team a call on 01223 979737 we will be happy to tell you about all the options... More