Ever wanted to become a pilot but couldn’t? The unfulfilled dream of becoming a pilot can come true for at least an instant. Yes, right here in India there are services to train common people into amateur pilots. Even if you are not willing to undergo the training it takes to become an amateur pilot, we have a solution. With just a briefing and an experienced professional pilot at wheel, you can have the chance to co-pilot a small plane.
What are Micro Light planes?
Micro Light Planes can be defined as really small planes having a capacity of only two passengers. It is tiny, light, easy to handle and demands low maintenance. Remember Ranveer Singh’s character Kabir Mehra flying a white plane with a rudder at the nose in the Bollywood film Dil Dhadakne Do? That plane is known as a Micro Light plane.
Flying a Micro Light plane as a Co-Pilot at Jakkur Aerodrome
Jakkur Aerodrome is an air training ground situated in the suburbs of the Indian city of Bangalore, Karnataka. It has an expanse of land available to have this kind of activity and has legal permission from the authorities as well as the Government of India.
After a short briefing, an ideal candidate is ready to take flight. Pilots even let the co piolet aka the customer taxi the plane single handily before take-off. The flight can last for multiple duration time like 10 minutes, 20 minutes and even half an hour. The prices also vary accordingly.
Points to Remember
· Pregnant women and heart patients are strictly not allowed.
· Children and infants are not allowed.
· Drinking and smoking are strictly prohibited.
· Having a valid ID (Aadhar card, PAN card, Driving License etc) is a must.
· Booking tickets in advance is recommended.
· The flight can get cancelled due to unfavourable weather conditions for safety reasons.
So, what are you waiting for? Grab your ID, pack your bags and get ready to fly a plane!