Pilot a Plane experiences

with Air Kaikoura

Pilot a Plane

Ever wanted to fly an aeroplane? Now’s your chance!

Learn the basics of flying whilst enjoying stunning views of the spectacular Kaikoura mountain range and coastline from the air.

This experience includes:

  • A briefing on the controls of the aircraft and the flight

  • A 20 minute flight 

  • A certificate of your flight experience which you can use towards further flight training

Air Kaikoura is a small, friendly Aero club, which provides flight instruction and whale flights. All our pilots are, flight instructors – our team is enthusiastic about providing our customers with an experience of a lifetime.

Flight time 20 minutes. You need to allow about 45 minutes total for check in briefing and flight time.

$120 per flight:  Pilot-a-Plane in the two seater Eurofox A240

$170 per flight:  Pilot a Plane plus Passenger in the four seater Cessna 172 or Piper Archer

An additional (2nd) passenger may be possible in the 4 seater for an additional $30 (child) or $50 (adult); maximum weights do apply so give us a call to check. 

All flights are weather dependent and at the pilot’s discretion.