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Dragon Rapide Flights

Flights from £99

A nostalgic sightseeing flight in the elegant Dragon Rapide, one of Britain’s best loved pre-war aircraft.

Ours are two of the very few Dragon Rapides left flying and are completely restored to comply with modern regulations – the last word in civilised sightseeing! Each of the eight seats on board has a window so is perfect for viewing the landscape below. Choose from a variety of spectacular routes, starting and finishing at Duxford.

The experience includes entry to the superb Imperial War Museum Duxford, personalised gift voucher valid for 12 months, a sightseeing flight over London, Cambridge, Newmarket or Ely, and insurance. Flights take place at weekends and Wednesdays throughout the season

Choose from 3 Dragon Rapide Flights :
Dragon Rapide Flight over Cambridge, Ely & Newmarket
Dragon Rapide Flights over the Landmarks of London
Dragon Rapide Flight over Cambridge

YOUR ACTIVITY ALSO INCLUDES:

* Pre-flight briefing
* Entrance to the Imperial War Museum Duxford (voucher holder)
* Discounted entrance to the museum for others.

Restrictions – Weight limit 20 stone. Please read our frequently asked questions page for full details. 
Clothing Required – Wear loose fitting comfortable clothing.
Weather Restrictions – All flights are weather dependent and therefore subject to suitable flying conditions. If a flight has to be cancelled it will be rebooked for an alternative date.
Other Information – Vouchers are strictly non-refundable unless returned within 14 days of purchase.

A great flight in this lovely old aircraft which I and my whole family thoroughly enjoyed.

My flight in your Dragon Rapide brought back many memories – and the view of London was spectacular!

I would just like to say a HUGE thank you to you and all of the team that helped to give us all a very special and memorable day at Duxford.

Dragon Rapide Flight over Cambridge, Ely & Newmarket

Fights for Individuals ~ £159
Fights for Two ~ £285
Fights for Four ~ £570

Flight duration : approx 45 minutes

Taking off from Duxford, the Dragon Rapide flies north at 1500 feet giving you the finest possible views over the local countryside.
First the ancient city of Cambridge will appear beneath the bi-plane’s silver wings; see the breathtaking spires, the pinnacles of King’s College Chapel, the courtyards of Trinity and St. John’s, and the River Cam as it flows through the gardens and water meadows of the University.
Then you will fly on to the mighty Romanesque Cathedral at Ely and the famous racetrack at Newmarket, home of the Sport of Kings

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Flight over Cambridge, Ely & Newmarket

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Dragon Rapide Flights over the Landmarks of London

Fights for Individuals ~ £199
Fights for Two ~ £375

Flight duration : approx 70 minutes

Taking off from Duxford, your aircraft flies gently south towards London and its famous skyline. 

The Dragon Rapide then passes over the now famous Olympic Village, then on to Tower Bridge, Parliament, Buckingham Palace all London’s famous landmarks.

The large windows at every seat offer superb views of a modern city framed between silver wings and their bracing wires and struts, emphasizing the grace and nostalgia of this lovely aircraft.

Just wanted to say what a fantastic day we had on Saturday. My flight was spectacular and the best experience I have had for many years, everyone was very welcoming and friendly. Duxford is the most amazing museum and we only wished we had two full days to take it all in.

Flights over the Landmarks of London

Dragon Rapide Flight over Cambridge

Fights for Individuals ~ £99
Fights for Two ~ £179

Flight duration : approx 20 minutes

Commencing with superb views of the ancient city of Cambridge. 

This tour takes in the breathtaking spires, the pinnacles of King’s College Chapel, the courtyards of Trinity and St. John’s, and the River Cam as it flows through the gardens and water meadows of the University.

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Flights over Cambridge

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