Take advantage of reduced air traffic at Sydney International for a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to land there in the cockpit!
Offered only for a limited time, this trial instructional flight will have you taking off from Bankstown and taking in the sights of Sydney Harbour either from above or from the coast abeam Sydney Heads. You'll then make an approach to Sydney International either from over Botany Bay, or from the North with spectacular views of the City on the approach. After landing on one of Sydney's huge runways you will come to a stop, re-taxi, and take-off again before heading back to Bankstown.
Flight conducted at Sydney Flight College, 60 Birch Street, Bankstown Airport, NSW, 2200, Australia. To book your experience please call us on 02 9709 8488 stating your voucher number. We are open 7 days per week.
Casual, comfortable dress with enclosed shoes, sunglasses and a hat are recommended.
Total duration (engine on to engine off) 1 hour.
This flight requires significant planning by a specialist flight instructor. The price is reflective of this planning, and the coordination time required with Sydney Air Traffic Control to secure a landing slot. It also includes the high landing fee charged by Sydney International Airport.
The Sydney International Airport Experience is only available for a strictly limited time while are traffic levels are reduced due to COVID-19. As such, this experience must be booked for a date within 1 month of the purchase date. If SFC is unable to honour your voucher due to air traffic levels increasing, or for any other operational reason, a full refund will be offered.
There is no minimum age to participate in these experiences, although persons under the age of 18 will require completion of a consent form by a parent or guardian;
Minimum height of participants 140cm;
Maximum weight of participants 110kg;
Quoted experience durations are from engine start to engine stop, your total time airborne will be less;
Flights will be conducted in a four seat PA-28 Piper Cherokee, and not the aircraft shown in the promotional photography on this page;
All flights are dependent on weather and aircraft serviceability. Should your flight be cancelled due to a reason beyond our control, you may re-book your experience for any time in the next month at no additional cost;
Due to CASA regulations in relation to training flights, these experiences do not permit the carriage of additional passengers;
Once purchased, gift certificates are not refundable;
Customers wishing to change the date or time of their booking greater than 48 hours prior to the booking start time can do so at no additional cost;
Booking change requests less than 48 hours prior to the booking start time are not available, and the gift certificate will be forfeited and no refund will be given;
If a customer fails to arrive for the experience (a ‘No Show’) or is greater than 15 minutes late for the pre-arranged booking time (a ‘Late Arrival’) the gift certificate will be forfeited and no refund will be given;
Participants are advised to make their own insurance provisions in case of unforeseen circumstances.