Flight Experiences are the perfect gift for anyone! Enjoy flying over some of the finest scenery that Cornwall and Devon have to offer. Bodmin Airfield has a fantastic geographical position, allowing aircraft to reach both coasts in a matter of minutes. You have a choice of experiences: Introductory Flights – when you can simply relax and enjoy the views whilst being flown by a qualified club pilot – or Trial Lessons, when you will fly with a qualified Flight Instructor and be taught the basic flying skills. You will be taking control within minutes after takeoff.

The Airfield has great facilities including unrestricted viewing areas and food and drink from the very popular AeroDine Cafe.

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When you arrive at the airfield you will greeted by the Duty Manager who will book you in and introduce you to your Pilot. You will be given a quick briefing on the aircraft and the areas you can fly during your allotted time. Each flight is bespoke and tailor made to suit you!

Once you’re strapped in and ready to go, your friends and family can wave you off from our viewing area as you embark on your flying adventure.

Make sure not to forget your camera to savour your experience and show all your friends!

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The Cessna 172 has 4 seats allowing the voucher holder to take up to two friends/family with them to share the experience!
(*Weight restrictions apply; see Terms & Conditions).

For passengers, there is a small charge of £20 per additional passenger, paid on the day, not at time of booking.



The Cessna 152 is one of the most popular two seat aircraft in the world. The high wing provides fantastic visibility.

Participants: Voucher Holder only


Magni M16C Gyroplane –

Experience open cockpit flying in our Magni – “Primrose”. Gyroplanes are the the most cost effective short-field, fast, modern, Rotax powered aircraft with exceptional load carrying and high wind/cross-wind capabilities. The lift rotor is powered from the engine for take off and thereafter is powered simply by forward momentum. 50m required for takeoff and 5m for landing.

The Magni M16 is one of the world’s longest-established and most-produced factory built gyroplanes. The Magni M16 Tandem Trainer is fully approved under BCAR Section T, the UK CAA’s approval standard for gyroplanes.

Participants: Voucher Holder only



  • Once you have purchased your Air Experience Flight, please ring Bodmin Airfield on 01208 821419 to arrange your booking.
  • If weather or technical reasons prevent your flight going ahead, another mutually convenient day will be organised.
  • Vouchers are valid for 12 months from day of purchase. Consideration for an extension may be given for exceptional reasons.
  • Please print and retain your proof of purchase which must be brought along on the day of the lesson.
  • Should you wish to add to your experience, upgrades are available – please contact Bodmin Airfield in advance. Such changes are easily made but may not be available on the day of flying due to other bookings.
  • All prices include VAT.
  • We accept most credit and debit cards or payment by Paypal.
  • Weight restrictions apply to all flights. The aircraft Captain’s decision is final.
  • Children may fly as passengers but must be accompanied by an adult if under the age of 14.
  • Timings start from the time the aircraft begins to move until it comes to a final stop (CAA regulations).

Alternatively, book your flight experience by calling 01208 821419. We accept telephone payments using all major credit/debit cards.