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Flying Activities Throughout Northumberland

Learn how to fly with flying lessons, or explore the wonders of flying with flying, gliding, skydiving etc in Northumberland...

A range of flying activities such as gliding, parachuting in Woolsington, Felton, Chopwell etc

This section covers Flying Schools, Gliding, Hang-Gliding & Paragliding, Parascending, Parachute Jumping, Skydiving, Microlighting etc. Learning how to fly would make an ideal gift! Flying Lessons or trial flights in light aircraft, gliders, ultralights and microlights

Northumberland Flying

Newcastle International Airport, Southside Woolsington, Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne & Wear, NE13 8BT
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Enjoy spectacular views of the beautiful English countryside, North East coastline, Newcastle bridges and the Angel of the North. Take to the air in a 2 or 4 seat plane for the ultimate hands on experience. An ideal gift for all, from £75.00 including Pre flight Brief and 30 minutes in one of our Cessna 152s or PA28 Piper Warriors. Give them the perfect gift an introductory flying lesson. Based at Newcastle International Airport, we can help you fulfil your dream of learning to fly! We provide training for the Private Pilot Licence (JAFCLPPL (A)) and associated ratings; Night Qualification, the UK IMC Rating, as well as the Light Aircraft Pilot Licence (LAPL). Contact us for further details. Happy Flying!!
Tel: 0191 286 1321    Fax: 0191 286 1363
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Purple Aviation Ltd

Eshott Airfield, Bockenfield, Felton, Northumberland, NE65 9QJ
Tel: 01670 787881     E-mail:

A new flying school based 16 miles north of Newcastle offering flight training, trial flights & group flying in the latest new breed of microlight aircraft. Personalised gift vouchers for 30 minute flights right up to 3 hour adventures from as little as £55. See the magnificent north east coastline taking in 4 castles. Take the controls and experience the true flavour of sports flying and find out is flying is your undiscovered passion.

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Northumberland Gliding

Currock Hill Farm, Chopwell, Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE17 7AX

Welcome to Currock Hill, home of the Northumbria Gliding Club for 30 years. The club owns approximately 88 acres of land, high above the Tyne Valley. In fact the airfield is 800 feet above sea level and has commanding views towards the Pennines and Tyne Valley to the West, the Cheviot Hills to the North with Tyneside and North Sea Coast to the East. Trial lessons are available in our modern dual controlled sailplanes, launched by either winch or aerotow. For those considering taking gliding further we offer one-day courses, which include two aerotow launches and two winch launches for a very competitive rate - see our website for further information. So come and join us and experience the joys of silent flight and soaring first hand!
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Northumberland Hang Gliding & Paragliding

British Hang Gliding and Paragliding Association

11 Sutherland Avenue, Newbiggin by the Sea, Northumberland, NE64 6RH
Tel: 01670 816 924     E-mail:

Aims to promote and govern the sports of hang gliding and paragliding. Only training school in North East from beginners to advanced. Covers hill and winch system, powered hang gliding, paragliding and towing endorsements.

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Northumberland Microlight Flying

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Northumberland Parachuting & Sky Diving

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