| Experience the thrill
of flying a world-class, aerobatic aircraft. Take the controls of
a Pitts S-2C, one of the most incredible aerobatic machines ever
built. Learn to loop and roll over the Pacific like a pro. No Experience
experience begins when you suit up in a military flight suit and
receive a briefing on the tasks and principles you will need to
understand before flying a Pitts and performing aerobatics. You'll
then work with our expert aerobatic pilot to create a custom flight
plan, choosing which maneuvers you wish to try, from loops and
barrel rolls to the parabolic arcs that astronauts use to prepare
themselves for flight into space.
Once your flight plan is finalized, it's time to strap into the
plane and prepare for an incredible adventures. With high-end
digital video cameras rolling and air show smoke trailing, you
will be transformed into a modern day aerobatic pilot! Remember...
this isn't just a ride. YOU will be on the controls for 80% of
the flight. You will be looping, rolling, flying inverted and
pulling Gs over the Pacific Ocean with your highly experienced
aerobatic instructor pilot coaching you from the back seat.
The Location: We fly out
of Fullerton Municipal Airport, Fullerton, CA. We share a hangar
with Air Combat USA.
The Plane: Capable of flying
at speeds in excess of 200 mph and rolling at 300 degrees per
second, the Pitts
S-2C is a world-class, aerobatic champion.
FAQ - Frequently Asked
Q: Will I get to fly the plane even if I don't have a Pilot's
A: Yes, you will get to fly. You don't need a Pilot's License
to learn aerobatics. You will be controlling the plane for up
to 80% of the time. Your instructor, who will be sitting behind
you, will keep you out of trouble while coaching you through every
Q: I have never been in a plane before. Will I enjoy this
A: Yes. We know you'll have an amazing time. If you are into
roller coasters we can take it up a notch. If you are a bit timid
we can tune it down a bit. We specialize in making a novice flyer
feel like a pro. Each flight is tailored to your level of desire
Q: What is included in a California SkyThrills Adventure and
how long does it last?
A: Each flight includes the use of our military flight suit,
our kevlar helmet, and a parachute. You'll also receive a complimentary
video of your flight. The average time of a complete SkyThrills
Experience is around 2-2.5 hours. Your actual time in the air
is approximately 45 to -55 minutes.
A: Our most popular flying adventure is $545. A more deluxe program
is also available for $665. Add an Air Combat USA adventure for
$1395. Please be sure you understand cancellation and refund policies
before booking. Thanks!!
Q: Is the instructor pilot an experienced aerobatic pilot?
A: Your instructor pilot, Mike Blackstone, is a highly experienced,
professional aerobatic instructor pilot with over 6,500 hours,
has taught aerobatics/air combat for more than 16 years, has flown
over 3,000 satisfied clients since 1999, and has a passion for
flying and teaching second to none.
Q: Are gift certificates available? A: Definitely! Call
for details or CLICK HERE.
Once purchased this package is non-refundable but is transferable.