Experience hosted by Tim

  1. 8 hours
  2. Hosted in English

What you'll do

Experience the life of a WWII Aviation Cadet in this day long immersion experience. Your day begins with check in and flight gear issue(loaned). Then moves through both ground and flight instruction as your instructors and support personnel guide you through your first day as a World War II Aviation cadet. This experience includes a total of 2 flight hours in the PT-19 broken up into 3 separate training flights, approx 3.5 hours total of classroom/ ground instruction consisting of instructor time and training videos, lunch served in a "mess kit". The day ends with graduation-earning your wings (WWII Replica Pilot Wings; WASP version for the ladies), followed by a debrief in the officers club with drinks and snack.

You also have your choice of a Butler County Warbirds Baseball Cap or T-shirt to keep.

**Please note this experience requires a minimum outside air temperature of 40 degrees Fahrenheit to take place.
Experience the life of a WWII Aviation Cadet in this day long immersion experience. Your day begins with check in and flight gear issue(loaned). Then moves through both ground and flight instruction as your instructors and support personnel guide you through your first day as a World War II Aviation cadet. This experience includes a total of 2 flight hours in the PT-19 broken up into 3 separate training flights, approx 3.5 hours total of classro…

What's included

  • Food
    Lunch served in a "mess kit" like the cadets would've used.
    For food...
  • Drinks
    Coffee, water and lemonade provided.

Meet your Host, Tim

Host on Airbnb since 2020
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I am very knowledgeable about military history and I am passionate about WWII in particular. I have been flying for 27 years and have been a flight instructor for 21 years. I have 21 years at the controls of this aircraft, and over 8700 flight hours in total.
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From $995/ person

$995 per person
$995 per person

Where you'll be

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Things to know

Guest requirements

Guests ages 18 and up can attend, up to 2 guests total.
All participants must wear a protective face covering and practice social distancing.

What to bring

Identification
Please wear a plain white or olive green tee.
soft sole flat shoe, brown or black.
Any necessary personal or medical items.

Cancellation policy

Cancel up to 7 days before the Experience start time for a full refund, or within 24 hours of booking as long as the booking is made more than 48 hours before the start time.