Gap-Tallard

Initiation to autonomous glider piloting in Gap-Tallard

Offer a unique gift rich in emotions: the initiation to glider piloting at Gap-Tallard ! A discovery of the piloting of this mythical aircraft, through the sumptuous landscapes of the Hautes-Alpes. A unique moment of escape and freedom that you can’t feel anywhere else!

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Introduction to gliding in Gap-Tallard

Offer a moment out of time, in the heart of the still wild nature of the Southern Alps. An introduction to gliding is the ideal gift for nature lovers and those who enjoy contemplation. Be the master of your flight and get away from it all, accompanied by a passionate professional pilot instructor.

Flying a glider in Gap-Tallard

Your experience

  • You like to learn and participate, offer yourself a unique experience in the heart of the Hautes-Alpes sky. Aboard a motorized glider with dual controls, discover the basics of flying a mythical aircraft.
  • Flying a glider brings incomparable emotions of freedom. A unique feeling of serenity and communion with nature. In a calm and gentle environment, discover the mechanics of piloting a glider.
  • The Gap-Tallard aerodrome is a world-renowned flying destination with exceptional weather conditions. Gliding has been practiced there since the 1920s! Take advantage of the unequalled visibility provided by the glider to discover unique landscapes, between lake and mountains!
  • The initiation to glider piloting is done by an experienced pilot instructor, who will be happy to transmit his passion for flying. Immerse yourself in the world of light aviation, the airfield’s flagship activity. If you want to become a pilot, discover our glider licence formula!
  • It is advisable to be used to flying to choose the initiation to piloting. Glider flights are challenging because of the lack of power, especially in learning mode. This activity is not recommended if you have motion sickness.
  • Book a flight date by phone. You can also prepare a gift voucher online and download it directly after your order!
  • You want to fly from a place closer to home? Discover our different meeting places!

Your flight

After meeting your pilot, you will have a theoretical briefing before embarking on a 1h30 initiation flight! The 3-hour formula is divided into 2 sessions of 1h30 each.

The aircraft used for the initiation to gliding are modern and comfortable microlights. Sitting next to your instructor pilot, you will learn the basics of piloting thanks to the dual control principle.

We use a modern motorized glider. The small motor is very useful for learning to find the necessary height and reach the thermals. The engine is then switched off so that you can glide like a bird!

Number of passengers: 1 passenger + 1 pilot per flight

Aircraft used: High-end power-assisted ultralight glider

Your service provider

Choose
Fly Dream
is to choose a group of local and passionate pilots. Based at the airfield, our team is at your disposal to make sure you have an unforgettable time. Choose the expertise and professionalism of a local and qualified team!

Your flight is provided by a qualified independent pilot instructor

Information at a glance

Maximum weight
95 kg
Age
15 years old minimum with parental consent
Duration
3 h
Time to be planned on site 2x2h00
Booking
Book a flight date or buy a gift voucher
Weather
Vol reporté par le pilote en cas de mauvaise météo