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Canterbury Aero Club

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23 Nov 2017
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Located on the Canterbury Plains halfway down New Zealand's South Island, the Canterbury Aero Club provides world class, professional flights in some of the worlds most stunning terrain. Canterbury Aero Club has a wide range of flight training...more
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Contact
25 Aviation Drive | Harewood Aviation Park, Christchurch 8051, New Zealand
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+64 3-359 2121
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Reviewed 24 November 2017

I Was nervous at first but got used quickly and it was fun. The co pilot is very nice to you and you can take photos while your in flight which was great. What an epic experience I world definitely have another go if I...More

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Reviewed 24 November 2017

I Was nervous at first but got used quickly and it was fun. The co pilot is very nice to you and you can take photos while your in flight which was great. What an epic experience I world definitely have another go if I...More

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Reviewed 14 November 2017

Had a fantastic first flight in a light plane. Was guided through the experience by Louis, my instructor, who allowed me to do most of the flying. He was friendly, engaging and clearly passionate about flying. It was a buzz.

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Reviewed 25 October 2017

What a great experience! Get involved! The instructor was a great bloke, very calm, clear and knowledgeable. The flight was fun. There is no better! You fly, so it’s your own thrill!! Get disorientated in the sky over Brighton, you’ll love it!!

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Thank Davebarks
Reviewed 23 October 2017

A very professional and through introduction to the flight and overall a great experience an concers I had very quickly overcome.

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Thank johnwJ1830IU
Reviewed 18 May 2015

What an awesome experience, sight seeing over the City, out towards the Pier and across to Lyttleton and Quail Island and back to Harewood. Our Pilot for the day was Richard and he was excellent. Would definitely recommend, only problem is time goes past too...More

Thank Lynne B
Reviewed 8 January 2015

We took a 30 minute scenic flight over Christchurch. It was great to see the city at this stage of the rebuild. The mix of empty blocks and new buildings in the CBD is a stark reminder of what happened here. The pilot was very...More

Thank Louise K
Reviewed 11 December 2014

The best $140 spent during our stay in NZ. Great ariel views of Christchurch by very knowledgeable pilot, worth every cent.

Thank tudor d
Reviewed 27 November 2014

Girlfriend gave me the best birthday gift ever in the form of an aerobatic training flight with Simon. Was without question the most outstanding flying experience I have had the pleasure of enjoying. Simon was great and after talking me through a few manoeuvres with...More

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Reviewed 17 October 2014

For anyone interested in aviation or simply wanting a great flight over the city. These guys are a must. Everyone needs to do an intro flight, who knows... you might just end up making a few visits and doing your first solo. Very professional and...More

Thank khaos22
Reviewed 14 October 2014

Miles took me on a fabulous flight.. or should I say I took us? I felt safe and well guided. Not complicated and reassured. The sight seeing was just awesome, going to where I wanted to go and as I had a double lesson we...More

1  Thank alfachickxx
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