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Address: Unit 3B Thornhill Court | Billingshurst Road, Horsham RH13 8QN, England
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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Based in West Sussex, we operate aircraft flight simulators as training...

Based in West Sussex, we operate aircraft flight simulators as training devices and for the public to enjoy as entertainment packages. Established in 2006 we are the original flight simulator centre, and mostly use real retired aircraft which are transformed into flight simulators for aviation enthusiasts to enjoy. We have both piston and jet type fixed based simulators including the world's most popular commercial jet, the Boeing 737, a twin engine light aircraft Piper Seneca PA34 and our latest simulators, two Euro-fighter Typhoons, which can be flown together in real time! Our flight experiences can be tailored to the individual so are great for complete novices as well as people who may have had some flying lessons. They are suitable for all the family aged 10 and above, so whether you are looking for something new to do yourself or a special gift for someone, we have it all.

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Typhoon (Euro Fighter) simulator experience.

Oh my god!! I thought last years experience flying in a simulator of a Boeing 737 was great, this was brilliant. You take off in a Typhoon, your mission to intercept a Russian... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 September 2016
Dianne H
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Yateley
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Dubai
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Had 60 minute simulator experience one to one. I thought that they could have made this experience a bit more special for the novice flyer. i.e. Maybe a certificate to say what you had done, maybe a photo in a card etc., Instructoin was in a rather monologue voice. Scenary was animated, so felt false. After saying that I did... More 

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VirtualFlight, Guest Relations Manager at Virtual Flight Centre, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, we will take your comments on board to improve our experiences in the future. We hope to see you back again, maybe to try one of our other simulators? More 

Yateley
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

Oh my god!! I thought last years experience flying in a simulator of a Boeing 737 was great, this was brilliant. You take off in a Typhoon, your mission to intercept a Russian plane that has entered UK air space and shoot it down. Well armed with missiles and machine gun, your mission is accomplished, then you are flying through... More 

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VirtualFlight, Public Relations Manager at Virtual Flight Centre, responded to this review

Hi Dianne, thank you for your review, we are glad you enjoyed your Typhoon experience and well done for shooting our instructor down! We hope to see you again soon. More 

London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

I went to the Virtual Flight Centre this weekend on the recommendation of a friend who had been previously. My father and I both got each other tickets for the Eurofighter simulators and what a great day it was! From the friendly reception, through to the instruction we were looked after and treated (like the complete novices we were) extremely... More 

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VirtualFlight, Guest Relations Manager at Virtual Flight Centre, responded to this review

Thank you for your review Adam, we are glad you and your father enjoyed your Typhoon experiences, we look forward to seeing you again in the future. More 

East Grinstead, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

I thoroughly enjoyed my experience piloting a twin engined turboprop. The expert instructor was very friendly and provided all the necessary advice and support. I had an hour at the controls and was able to practice take off, level flight and several landings - mostly successful! A fun experience all round and well worth the money.

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VirtualFlight, Guest Relations Manager at Virtual Flight Centre, responded to this review

Thank you for your review Gary, we are glad you enjoyed your flight experience, we hope to see you again, why not try our Boeing 737 or Eurofighter Typhoon next time? More 

Horsham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016

I received the 60 minute Typhoon experience as a gift. I have used simulators in the past and this one exceeded all expectations! The staff were friendly, welcoming and very knowledgeable and informative and made the experience fun and exciting. I would recommend this to anyone...absolutely thrilling and well worth the money. Thank you so much - I will definitely... More 

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Thank you! We are glad you enjoyed your experience, we hope to see you again soon! More 

Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

Had an amazing experience and would highly recommend this. Friendly and helpful staff and would go back. I even managed to land the typhoon ok :)

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Thank you for your review, we really appreciate it and are glad you had a great time. We hope to see again in the near future! More 

London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

Absolutely awesome experience. If you ever fancied doing this, what are you waiting for ? You won't regret it, only like me, waiting so long to actually get here. Can't wait to come back to fly Boeing 737 next time. Really friendly staff and fantastic instructors. A great way to spend some time. Can't recommend highly enough !!!!

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 March 2016 via mobile

I bought the 90min Eurofighter Typhoon experience for my husband for his birthday present and it was absolutely amazing!! He had a fantastic time, the instructor was brilliant and the whole thing was fantastic. He is now saving up for the four hour experience. I couldn't recommend this highly enough. I think the only thing was missing was the Top... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2015

I done the Boeing 737 flight simulator experience for 30 minutes. This was excellent and so realistic. Our instructor John was brilliant. very patient and very down to earth. He was happy to answer any of our questions about his flying experience which was very interesting. The simulator allows you to do several different landings and take offs which is... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2015

Visited this week and flew a Piper Seneca for 2 hours, The instructor is a qualified CAA instructor and and ex airline pilot. He must have done this a 1,000 times but it didnt show. Very professional. Just like the real thing, I booked again with a nice discount for 2 hours on the Eurofighter typhoon. If I may, one... More 

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