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Aerobatic Thrill Ride in San Diego

Aerobatic Thrill Ride

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Gillespie Field - El Cajon, CA
Thursday through Monday - 11:00 AM, 1:00 PM, and 3:00 PM
*5:00 PM flights run Mid-April through Mid-October
  • Experience a high energy, high adventure aerobatic thrill ride pulling up to 8 Gs and feeling the rush of doing aerobatic maneuvers in the skies above San Diego!

    • Fly aboard an Extra 330LC - the safest and most versatile aerobatic aircraft on the market
    • Friendly and experienced FAA Certified Pilots with 10-20 years experience, many of whom are former Air Force pilots
    • Pull up to 8 times the force of gravity while doing aerobatic maneuvers like loops, rolls, stalls and spins
    • Experience the ultimate aerial thrill!
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  • Prepare to experience flying in a way unlike any other, upside down several thousand feet in the sky!

    You'll be riding aboard an Extra 330 LC, an exceptional plane for aerobatic flying.

    Once you climb aboard with your FAA Certified Pilot, you'll strap in and prepare for the ultimate rush. After take-off your pilot will fly you to the pinnacle of extreme aviation adventure, demonstrating precise aerobatic maneuvers or sequences.

    Choose between the 10 minute Operation Recon Ride and the 20 minute Afterburner Ride.

    Operation Recon Ride
    The Operation Recon Ride is for those that might be feeling a little bit of trepidation or perhaps just want to test the waters. On this low level ride you will experience aileron rolls, loops, barrel rolls and hammerhead stalls. The perfect introduction to aerobatics!

    Afterburner Ride
    On the Afterburner Ride you'll experience loops, rolls, stalls or spins and will pull up to 8 Gs. As you progress through some of the more basic maneuvers, you'll then move on to some advanced airshow acrobatics including hammerheads and tumbling!

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  • Essential Information

    • Fuel fee is included in the package price
    • Participants must weigh between 80 - 265 pounds and be between 4' and 6'6" in height


    Includes a 15 minute briefing on aerobatics and approximately 12-15 minutes of flight time for the Operation Recon Ride and 15-18 minutes of flight time for the Afterburner Ride.

    Maximum Participants

    1 participant per aircraft.


    Spectators are allowed and may attend the briefing with participants, take pictures, and relax in the hanger during the flight. The hanger is equipped with lounge sofas, tables, a pool table, darts, foosball and an aviation museum.

    Weather Dependent

    This experience is weather dependent. Always contact the experience provider with any questions regarding weather conditions.

    What To Wear

    Wear comfortable, casual clothing. Shoes and socks required.

    Booking Information

    For this experience it is recommended to request bookings at least 21 days in advance.

    Cancellation Policy

    Prior to scheduling/booking a date for this experience, Cloud 9 Living's standard return and exchange policy shall apply. Once you have scheduled a date and received a booking confirmation, any rescheduling must be done within 72 hours advance notice. Failure to appear on your booked date or to reschedule at least 72 hours prior to your booked date will result in the loss of the value of your Experience.

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    1. Will I get air sick?
      This flight mission begins with the basic maneuvers and works up to the more advanced moves. Throughout the flight, participants are encourage to communicate their comfort level. Breaks between maneuvers to give your stomach a chance to catch up are allowed.
    2. What are the height and weight requirements?
      Participants must be at least 4' and no more than 6'6" in height. They must weigh between 80 and 265 pounds and in overall good physical health.
    3. Do I need flying experience?
      No experience is necessary! You'll be able to control the dual flight controls throughout the flight and feel the thrill of flying for yourself!
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