California Sky Thrills
Air Combat Maneuvers - Air Show Style Aerobatics
Upset Training - Bush Pilot Flying - Airborne Wildlife Spotting
Corporate Adventures - Special Event Flyovers
HOME BASE LVK - Livermore, CA
45 minutes by car from San Francisco International Airport (SFO)
30 minutes by car from Oakland International Airport (OAK)
40 minutes by car from San Jose International Airport (SJC)
Can’t make it to us? We’ll fly to you!
Call 800-644-7382 for relocation pricing.
CALIFORNIA SKY THRILLS - TURN YOUR WORLD UPSIDE DOWN
Specialized Flight Training for Non-Pilots, New Pilots & Seasoned Pros
INTRO TO AEROBATIC COMBAT
Learn to perform air combat maneuvers out over the ocean. Enjoy the incredible view! It’s an air combat adventure without an enemy.
The Pitts S-2c is a world-class aerobatic closed-cockpit biplane, rated for +6/-5 G’s. The Pitts features tandem (frontback) seating and reaches speeds in excess of 200 mph.
CALIFORNIA SKY THRILLS – FAQ
Q: What does California Sky Thrills cost?
A: Our basic program is $995 US and includes an hour of personalized ground instruction, roughly 45 minutes of flight time and flight video. Other options are available. Call for a custom quote.
Q: Are there any physical requirements for flying?
A: Flyers should be in good health and no taller than 6’6” and no heavier than 250 lbs.
Q: Do you offer gift certificates for California Sky Thrills?
A: Yes. An extreme flying lesson makes a great gift!
Q: Can you accommodate a group of flyers?
A: Yes. We have multiple aircraft and several highly-qualified flight instructors. Aircraft can be relocated for special events.
Q: Do I have to be at least 18 to fly?
A: No. Flight training can begin at any age, but participants must be deemed mature enough by our pilot to understand and follow safety instructions. Anyone under 18 must be accompanied to the airfield by an adult or guardian.
Q: Will I get to fly the plane even if I don't have a Pilot's License?
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 maneuver.
Q: I have never been in a small plane before. Will I enjoy this experience?
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...and an experienced pilot a better flyer. Each flight is tailored to your level of flight experience, desire and comfort.
Ask about Corporate Events & Fly-Overs!
CALIFORNIA SKY THRILLS – FEATURED INSTRUCTOR
John De Gennaro
Chief Pilot & Flight Instructor
You may have witnessed some of Johnny D’s incredible flying skills at an air show, back when he was a member of legendary air show performer Sean Tucker’s “Team Oracle”. Now, he’s XL Aviation’s Chief Pilot, and provides custom aerobatic, air combat and formation instruction to Incredible Adventures clients. He’s logged more than 1000 hours of dual instruction time and loves sharing his passion for flying inverted. Let Incredible Adventures and Johnny D turn your world upside down.
E-mail or call Incredible Adventures today for a full color brochure,
schedules, details and rates: 800 644-7382
Incredible Adventures/IA Worldwide, Inc. is an authorized marketing representative for XL Aviation, an FAA-approved flight school based in Livermore, CA. Aircraft are not owned, operated or maintained by Incredible Adventures.