HARVARD EXPERIENCE FLIGHTS

20 minutes – £399.00

For a cost effective solution to scratch the itch of flying in a warbird, book now and fly in our Advanced “Harvard Trainer – The one and only “Wacky Wabbit”  If you have any questions about our experience flights please take a look at the “Frequently asked questions” link You may also view out Terms and Conditions at the following link.  If you cant find the answer please contact us at Email  Info@T6Harvard.com


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Dates available for experience flights 2019 – Click on dates below to book 

Pre Flight info

 

(Click on the notes left) This is a handy set of notes for anyone wishing to fly with us. These notes give information on how to board the Harvard and some small details on the commands to expect from the instructor

 

 

 

Harvard Briefing for students

2019 CALENDAR – FLYING EVENTS – EXPERIENCE FLIGHTS FOR 2019 – CLICK BELOW ON THE LINKS FOR MORE INFORMATION

APRIL 2019

APRIL 6th – Peterborough conington Experience Flights

MAY 2019

MAY 4th – Peterborough Conington Experience Flights 

MAY 5th – Old Warden – Airshow/Experience flights

JUNE 2019

JUNE 1st – Peterborough Conington Experience Flights

JUNE 2nd – Old Warden TBC

JULY 2019

JULY 6th – Peterborough Conington Experience Flights

JULY 7th – Old Warden TBC

JULY 20th – Eshott Northumberland

JULY 21st – Eshott Northumberland 

AUGUST 2019

AUGUST 4th – Old Warden TBC

AUGUST 17th – Peterborough Conington Experience Flights

SEPTEMBER 2019

SEPTEMBER 1st – Old Warden TBC

SEPTEMBER 7th – Peterborough Conington Experience Flights

 

Warbirds – Flying a warbird in the UK has been simplified by the CAA so that the general public can now fly in warbirds such as Spitfires, P-51’s and even as of recently the Buchón (Spanish built Messerschmitt) 109… We hope that in a few years Hawker Restorations will have completed there 2 seat Hurricane project! However this all comes at a cost… Typically a Spitfire ride would cost you between £2500 and £3000 per 20 minute block time which comes under the CAA SSAC for this to be allowed.

About the Wacky Wabbit

Approximately 80% of all allied fighter pilots flew this advanced trainer (AT) before progressing on to the fighters during WW2. Post war it was used intensively as a ground attack, light bomber, target marker and reconnaissance aircraft. (Harvards in combat) The Harvard has incredible fighter like qualities. (Scroll down to see video evidence!)

If you want the ‘Warbird’ WW2 experience then you should fly in the “Wacky Wabbit” Our Harvard has been painted with incredible accuracy to represent AJ841 which flew with the Desert Airforce from 1941 – 1946. AJ841 would have been responsible for training pilots in the North African campaign. As log book evidence shows she was used for ferrying many squadron pilots around from such places as Palestine to Aleppo in Syria during 1942.  Evidence also exists of her flying in Lybia and Egypt!

Don’t forget, if you would like to book us for a Harvard flying display contact us for more information, we can also book other warbirds such as the Hurricane and the Spitfire.

Airfields

Why not book us to visit your airfield in 2018 to conduct introductory flights? Introductory flights are a new EASA provision designed to allow people to be taken on air experience tours in light aircraft. (CAA – Intro flights) Contact us for more information – Email Info@T6Harvard.com Or call us on  +44 1223 655345

Types of flights

Types of flight offered – Where stated “Introductory flights” please click on the link for the CAA definition. Where stated “Safety Standards Acknowledgement and Consent” (SSAC) please click on the link for the CAA definition. Where stated ‘Experience Flights”please click on the link for the CAA definition.

Harvard Smiles

Various Harvard ‘friends’ that experienced the magic of flying aerobatics in the T6 Harvard during 2017 and 2018

 

Passenger – Veteran SAAF pilot takes a flight in the Harvard with Andy – Nick has not flown a Harvard in over 40 years however he has over 4000 hours of instructing from the rear seat! No pressure Andy! (Andy Pilot IG)

Passenger – Another friend gets the “Harvard smile” treatment over Eshott Airfield in Northumberland (Andy Pilot IG)

Our other services include

T6 Harvard Conversion training

T6 Harvard flying displays

T6 Harvard Warbird experience flights

Film and media opportunities 

Take a look at our exciting T6 Harvard videos

American Harvards

G-BJST The Wacky Wabbit History 

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