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Virtual Aerospace

Wellingborough Rd | Skyways House Sywell Aerodrome, Northampton NN6 0BN, England
+44 1604 211336
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Great experience!

There were 6 of us booked a group session. Each of us had the opportunity to take off, fly a loop... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Julie C
via mobile
Unique experience

You really feel as if you are flying the plane and the adreneline kicks in, especially on the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Martin G
Leicester, United Kingdom
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Virtual Aerospace operate 2 professional 737 Flight Simulators at Sywell Aerodrome near Northampton. Our customers range from professional pilots,enthusiasts, flight simulator fans and experience days to people with a severe fear of flying. All of our instructors are commercially qualified with a number flying as current airline pilots with various airlines. The remainder are full time professional flight instructors with over 50 different types and more than 60,000 flying hours between them. Our instructors have flown everything from Boeing B747, B707, B737, Airbus A319, A320 & A321 through to large propliners and fast jets. If you are looking for a 5* rated simulation experience then we are the perfect destination.
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  • Very good5%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Wellingborough Rd | Skyways House Sywell Aerodrome, Northampton NN6 0BN, England
+44 1604 211336
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There were 6 of us booked a group session. Each of us had the opportunity to take off, fly a loop and land at Manchester, and then take off from the New Hong Kong airport and land at the Old Hong Kong airport. First 'flight'...More

Thank Julie C
Reviewed 1 week ago

You really feel as if you are flying the plane and the adreneline kicks in, especially on the landing. I was with a group of 6 people and we all got 2 flights within a four hour period. Stuart, our captain, was calm, polite and...More

Thank Martin G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Flight simulator was good but the dvd that cost an extra £25 was not available on the day due to technical reasons. It was promised to be sent by post but never arrived. When it did come after complaint it was not playable. It was...More

Thank alfi286
Reviewed 10 July 2017

I purchased this for my husbands birthday gift and the experience is one neither of us will forget. Stuart our Captain was excellent, very friendly and made us both feel at ease. My husband was flying and I was in the First Officers seat (I...More

Thank Wendy K
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

We went to the Sywell, Northampton virtual aerospace. This was our second visit but the first time round we didn't actually get to do this. It was booked (first time around) and whilst travelling (2 hour journey) we got a call to say there had...More

Thank Lovd
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Pleasant staff but poor non realistic graphics,all airports seem the same, equipment all a bit tired. No refreshments as promised, broken machine apparently. Any way £160 not worth my 90 minutes experience

1  Thank louis m
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

This was brought for me as a birthday gift, what a fantastic experience, All I can say is thank you to everyone on site including the lady who booked me in etc, a massive thanks though to Neil my instructor who made my experience even...More

Thank Jadegodders
Reviewed 6 June 2017

I am a former Aerospcae professional with many hours flying different types of aircraft from F4 Phantom to Wessex Mk2. All old stuff I know, but the smell of F34 never really leaves your skin..!!!! So, after 12 years of closed flight deck doors so...More

Thank PhilRoberts144
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

I bought my husband a voucher for Christmas for Kai Tak and St. Maartens airports. He really enjoyed the experience. The simulator is so realistic. Will definitely be going back again.

Thank Georgina S
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

Booked a one hour session including taxiing, it's great fun as well as giving some idea of what goes off in the sharp end of an aeroplane. Paul our instructor was terrific- go, you'll love it

Thank Jerry B
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Sharon G
2 May 2017|
Response from Amanda F | Property representative |
Hi Sharon. Sorry you've had a problem getting through we have had telephone issues with BT this week. Our answerphone message says if you leave your number we will call you right back, and thankfully most other people did... More
Manoraj R
10 April 2017|
Response from secretvoyager |
Hi There .... the price depends purely on the length of time you wish to book for, and the type of package you'd like. The number of people you wish to share it with doesn't effect the price, but I would suggest an hour each... More
8 November 2016|
Response from Mark737800 | Property representative |
Hi, you do indeed. You just give us a call and we find a slot in the diary for you and a time. Weekends are very busy so think ahead if you want a weekend slot.