Motor Glider Trial Lessons

Motor Glider Trial Lessons

Your Motor Glider Trial Lesson will be in our self-launching motor glider, pictured above.

Your qualified instructor will brief you on what to expect during the flight. He will then get you into the air and demonstrate how the flight controls work and then give you an opportunity to fly the aircraft.  

Flights are available only by prior arrangement and are not available as 'pay on the day'

Use the form below to buy your Trial Lesson voucher. We will post your voucher to you within five working days. Once you have received the voucher we will book your flight with one of our instructors on an agreed date and time. Please be aware of the limitations at the foot of this page

Our Trial lesson vouchers are sold subject to certain Terms and Conditions  We will hold some personal data as a part of organising your Trial Lesson see our GDPR Statement

  • Available on weekdays only by prior arrangement


For more information see Motor Gliding Frequently Asked Questions

Motor Glider Trial Lessons are based on flight duration time and the options are as follows:

Flight with 20 mins In The Air
  • 1 Hour flight / lesson including briefing and 20 mins flying time 

  • Cost  £120.00

Flight with 25 mins In The Air
  • 1 Hour flight / lesson including briefing and 25 mins flying time 

  • Cost  £140.00

Flight with 30 mins In The Air
  • 1 Hour flight / lesson including briefing and 30 mins flying time 

  • Cost  £160.00

Please Note That: -

Flights will need to be arranged by email as number of flights and instructor availability is limited.


There is a weight limit of 16 stones (224lbs or 102kgs). Contact us if your height is over 6ft 4in (1.93m) .

(For compliance with legal requirements, we are obliged to provide some form of instruction during your Trial Lesson)

Please see our full Terms and Conditions

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