You will be flying in a four seat Cessna 172 high wing aircraft perfect for sightseeing.
Max passengers per flight are three, minimum occupancy two. One passenger can sit next to the pilot or you can sit together; its your own personal tour.
Being a high wing aircraft you will get excellent views of the scenery below. The aircraft has plug in headsets in all seats.
Your pilot will give you a guided tour of the area telling you its history and local information. You are welcome to speak to the pilot with your input and ask questions during the flight. You can also speak amongst yourselves through your microphones. A�WeA�request quiet during takeoff and landing. Our Tours are UniqueA�Brighton Scenic(Pleasure Flying Club Ltd) operates as a non-profit organisation under CAA and EASA introductory flight regulations for Scenic/Sightseeing Tours by Air�in a light aircraft.
To book we require a contact number you do not need to buy a voucher to fly (these are Gift items)
We will try to accommodate last minute bookings subject to availability.
Bookings are essential these can be made by telephone or by email (emails will be confirmed as soon as possible).
There are no set times of departure; flight times can be arranged to suit you subject to availability. Choose your own time and day. We fly most days of the year
It is your own flight we do not mix groups.
Bookings should be made direct with Brighton Scenic, please choose which route you would like and an approximate time.
Deposits may be requested at our discretion for large groups and busy periods if you do not have a voucher (fully refunded in the event of bad weather)
Once you make your booking you should confirm with Brighton Scenic on the morning of your flight who will advise you if the weather is suitable.
Flights can be re-booked at no extra cost. Please give 48hrs notice for any re-bookings and cancellations.
Please supply a contact number (preferably a mobile) that you will be available on on the day of your flight in case of weather problems.
Remember you are dealing direct with BrightonScenic and not through a broker so you can ring and� speak with one of our pilots at any time to discuss your flight.
We request that passengers arrive 10mins before their booked flight. Please come to our office downstairs on the right of the main doors A�in the Main Terminal Building at Shoreham AirportA�BN43 5FF.A�A�A� Late arrivals may not be guaranteed a flight on that day. If you are running late please contact us as soon as possible and we will try to accommodate you.
If in doubt of the weather suitability please check with us on the morning of your flight that the weather is suitable. Low cloud, poor visibility, fog or high winds may prevent the flight taking place on that day. Our pilots receive an aviation forecast every morning specific to the area. Weather often changes by the hour so we will advise you what the weather is likely to be at the time of your flight.
In the event of weather delays every effort will be made to operate the flight as soon as conditions are suitable that day without compromising your enjoyment of the flight.
No charge will be made in the event of us cancelling your flight and we will re-book for another time or day at your convenience. For cancellations due to weather or air traffic control restrictions then no refunds will apply. We will however rebook your flight for you.
In the event of technical / airport delays we will keep you informed of any waiting time.
Refreshments, meals and toilets are available in the main terminal restaurant and bar. Sorry but please do not bring food or drink on board the aircraft unless by arrangement. See our Champagne Flight page for details.
Please take care not to leave items in the aircraft and keep personal possessions on you at all times. Any lost item should be reported immediately to a member of staff who will endeavour to locate it.
We cannot take responsibility for lost items.
All our pilots are fully qualified holding a full Air Line Transport Licence or a Commercial Pilots Licence and are required to undergo a Medical with a CAA Medical examiner every 6 months.
The aircraft used for a these flights are maintained to rigorous standards through a specially CAAA�approved maintenance organisation.
Shoreham Airport is a licencedA�Airport with fire cover.
Weight restrictions may apply when carrying passengers. We will ask you for a verbal statement that maximum weight of all passengers combined is below 29 stone or 185 kg.(passengers weights together excludes pilot)A�A� This isA�to ensure the aircraft remains in weight and balance limitations.
You do not need a voucher to book, they are intended as gift items only.
You may make personal bookings by telephone or email
Gift Vouchers are valid for 2 or 3 persons.
Vouchers are suitable for ages 5 years and over. Ages under 14 years should be accompanied by an adult.
Vouchers can be refunded from the point of sale within 7 days. After 7 days they are not redeemable against cash except in exceptional circumstances.
Vouchers may be transferred to another party.
Please check approx weights of passengers with Brighton scenic before
ordering to avoid disappointment. Vouchers can be upgraded on the day from
2 to 3 passengers or longer routes.
Vouchers are valid for 6 months from date of purchase. Please check the date on your voucher.
Extensions may be made in special circumstances.
Vouchers are numbered and can be replaced if lost, please contact us before arrival
Please also see booking details above.
Order your Voucher by phone or email
Please phone to pay by card, we can also send an email invoice for credit or debit card payment.
We will email your Voucher.
Please check with Brighton Scenic if any passenger flying has a disability and we will try to accommodate. We have flown many disabled passengers and a few passengers 100 years and over.A�A�Being a highwing aircraft boarding is easier for the elderly (no climbing on wings) Remember this is a passenger pleasure flight (public transport) and not a flying lesson so there are no fitness requirements or upper age limits and all passengers are fully insured.
PhotosA�A�A�A�A� Can be taken at all phases of flight and on the ground (A�except near re-fueling)