just a few thousand feet above the ground in complete safety, our young
pilots feel the thrill of "real" flying and witness the
detailed view of the landscape beneath. We encourage participation
by other family members so the event can be shared between them all.
High Flight also sponsors special flight
days at the excellent aviation museum at Duxford, a part of the Imperial
As well as the sick and terminally ill,
our guests include youngsters from disadvantaged areas and those with
severe learning difficulties. People who would never normally get
a chance to experience the thrill of flight are being given the chance
by donations from our sponsors.
War Museum - Duxford