Flying & Ballooning
Enstone Flying Club
Enstone Airfield, Banbury Road, Enstone, Chipping Norton OX7 4NS
Phone: 01608 678204
Open to all 364 days a year. Flying experiences are available to the visitor, from beginners to more experienced flyers, suitable for all ages and starting from £123.00. In a wide choice of training aircraft with highly trained and experienced instructors this a great way to see the Oxfordshire countryside and to give someone an idea of what it feels like to be at the controls of a real airplane.
There is a friendly clubhouse atmosphere with great tea and coffee and Mrs Miggins finest cake!
You may also be interested in our Spitfire Tours at Enstone Flying Club: Visit Enstone Flying Club, home of the ACE Squadron, where we are in the process of building 12 Spitfires! A modern take on the spitfire, each aircraft is a 2 seat Supermarine Spitfire MK26B a 90% scale of the legacy marks. This 21st century version of the classic British fighter will ensure that the legend will live on forever. Tours are £10 each and are run on Thursdays and Saturdays.
You can book and pay for your place HERE https://www.spitfireclub.co.uk/book-a-spitfire-tour-
Oxford Gliding Club
Nr Bicester, Oxon, OX25 3TQ
The airfield is located on the B430 (Northampton Road) just north of the village of Weston on the Green. They are about two miles from Junction 9 of the M40 (the Oxford/Bicester junction).
An introductory Trial Lesson is just £45 and gift vouchers are available. A two flight Trial Lesson is £80. If you take out flying membership within 30 days, 50% of the price is refunded.
High Road Balloons
Phone: 01952 212750
High Road Balloons are based in the North Cotswolds, on the Warwickshire Gloucestershire border, and fly hot air balloons in Warwickshire & Gloucestershire. Their launch sites include the historic towns of Warwick, Shipston-on-Stour, Stratford-Upon-Avon & Cheltenham. They only select the most prestigious and scenic launch sites. The direction of travel depends on the wind direction on the day, so each flight is completely different however on average a balloon will travel about ten miles during a flight.