Do you ever wonder what all goes on in the cockpit of a passenger jet. The opportunity to experience what it would be like to take the controls of a large passenger jet is not available to the public in most cities, however London does have one such attraction - The iPILOT Flight Simulator Experience. This attraction offers a very realistic and immersive experience and is highly recommended by many of those who have tried it.
The iPILOT Flight Simulator Experience features a scale replica of a Boeing 737 cockpit with virtually every control simulated. More than just a ride, this is a real learning experience. With the exception of a motion platform this simulator is very much like the simulators used to train real pilots. Your experience will include a briefing and instruction from an actual pilot throughout the session. No previous experience is necessary. You will have the opportunity to take-off, fly and land in a very realistic and immersive virtual 737 airliner.
This is certainly an experience to consider if you are interested in planes and aviation, but in most cases you must book your experience in advance, so be sure to visit their official website linked above.
Facts For Your VisitFee: Yes
Address: 2 Queen Caroline St, Hammersmith, London W6 9DX, UK
Phone: 020 3695 0968
|Tube Line||Nearest Station||Walking Time|
|Hammersmith amp;& City and Circle Lines||Wood Lane||5 Minutes|
|Central Line||Sheppards Bush||5 Minutes|
How to get to iPILOT Flight Simulator Experience by Tube
From Wood Lane or Sheppards Bush Tube Stations just follow the signs for Westfield Shopping Centre. They both have exits at the shopping centre.
iPilot Flight Simulator Experience is located in on the ground floor of the Westfield London Shopping Centre close to the Wood Lane entrance.
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