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VVB Aviation Services

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VVB Aviation forms a specialist helicopter training, tour and charter provider in the UK onshore sector, who have worked hard to become one of the few UK flight schools that offers training from your initial lesson, all the way through to commercial...more
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Hogg Lane | London Elstree Aerodrome, Borehamwood WD6 3AN, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A huge thank you to Captain Clive Clark and his team at VVB helicopters for getting me through the Instrument Rating. VVB was the second school I attended about Instrument Training and following a 1 hour sit down with Clive I knew that this was...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed February 4, 2019

Done a few of these when on holiday in other places... all were great but this one was just amazing. I came with my wife, it was a cool facility, really friendly staff and the views were perfect. highly recommend!! might have to do it...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed January 28, 2019

Never actually got to take this experience as the company cancelled twice and (very) long (boring) story short we gave up trying to fix a date (x6 various lives, diaries, work schedules isn't easy or hassle-free to keep re-arranging.) One cancellation due to weather, one...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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vvbaviationservices, Pilot at VVB Aviation Services, responded to this reviewResponded February 4, 2019

Hello, Thank you for your comments. Unfortunately after the lengthy correspondence which we exchanged together, it became apparent that you may not have fully read the restrictions relating to your flight, which was purchased through a third party. These mainly include weather issues and very...More

Reviewed January 26, 2019

Brilliant day with Captain Jack Fox. Amazing experience. Thank you so much! Had voucher and they were happy to extend as the weather wasnt always good. Safety first. Friendly people. Cheers!

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed October 8, 2018

One amazing experience that you will need to do again! The team, the flight and the views were fantastic... I would highly recommend to go on. The only thing I would do differently is sit in the front seat.

Date of experience: September 2018
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vvbaviationservices, Pilot at VVB Aviation Services, responded to this reviewResponded October 9, 2018

Thanks Owen! Hopefully see you again in the front seat!

Reviewed October 6, 2018

We bought this helicopter flight over London as a 40th birthday present for our son and I joined him for the flight. We arrived in good time and found a local homely restaurant before our flight. VVB's well appointed HQ is located on Elstree airfield,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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vvbaviationservices, Pilot at VVB Aviation Services, responded to this reviewResponded October 9, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to let us know you enjoyed it - we're happy you liked the great views!

Reviewed September 17, 2018

Had my very first time in a helicopter and very first helicopter lesson, what an amazing experience. Jack my pilot and instructor was fantastic. Explained everything very well, very patient with my various questions and inexperience. Jack very quickly had me at ease, providing lots...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

I can't quite describe the feeling of being up in the air over London and seeing amazing views! I thought that this would be a "tick off the bucklist" type thing but it was more than that and I would do it again in a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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vvbaviationservices, Pilot at VVB Aviation Services, responded to this reviewResponded September 13, 2018

We're so pleased that you had a great time!

Reviewed August 19, 2018

I brought this for my Dad as a 50th Birthday Present and it was a fantastic experience for us both. Definitely a Once in a lifetime experience! (Although i would do it again) All the staff are great even if this are incredibly difficult to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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vvbaviationservices, Pilot at VVB Aviation Services, responded to this reviewResponded September 13, 2018

Thank you - great pics!

Reviewed June 15, 2018

It was wonderful to see London from that perspective. It did take some time to get an actual flight as I could only do weekends. The experience was bought as a gift last year and we had two cancelled flights in the autumn due to...More

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Date of experience: May 2018
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vvbaviationservices, Pilot at VVB Aviation Services, responded to this reviewResponded August 31, 2018

Hello, thank you for your kind words - we are very glad you enjoyed it!

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Response from Sara E | Reviewed this property |
I paid £99 on wowcher - for 2 people they had a special offer. It's really worth looking for one of these, but to be honest the experience is really worth it even if you are paying full price. It's just an extra bonus if... More
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mazz008
July 20, 2017|
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Response from Munfsrule | Reviewed this property |
We gave weights over the phone. Didn't see any scales there! Great trip though.
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Response from Suzie B | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for delay - I think they its done on trust. I saw no scales...
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