Top Gun and Air Combat Experience in San Diego

 
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Top Gun and Air Combat Experience in San Diego
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Description
Recon: This 10-minute flight takes you low over the beautiful mountains and valleys of San Diego on an adrenaline-pumping flight. Catch great views of the surrounding sights and see the San Digeo skyline from above!

Afterburner: After being picked up by van from select locations in San Diego and transported to Gillespie Field, you'll have a 15-minute briefing on aerobatics. You'll ride along with a pilot and experience dynamic low level flying and basic aerobatics including loops, rolls and stalls.

Top Gun Experience:
Upgrade to the Top Gun experience and you'll fly the plane! After your arrival at Gillespie Field, you'll have a 30-minute briefing in aerobatics and high-G maneuvering with your pilot.Then you'll suit up and begin your 30-minute Top Gun flight. Fly with an actual fighter pilot and learn the art of basic fighter maneuvering. You'll fly in the most advanced aerobatic airplane in the world, the Extra 330LC. With a certified flight instructor in back, you are taught aerial combat skills, complete with high-G maneuvering and military maneuvers. You'll do basic low-level maneuvering and aerobatics including loops, rolls, stalls and spins before ending with advanced aerobatics like snaps rolls, hammerheads and tumbling.

Air Combat Experience:
Upgrade to the Air Combat tour for up to 50-minutes in the air! Bring your buddy and you can test your skills against each other. Under the supervision of a highly trained fighter pilot instructor, you are the one at the controls, you are the one squeezing the trigger and you get the satisfaction of scoring a hit on your opponent. SCA utilizes all of the latest technology to give the wingman the most realistic simulation possible, including a gun reticle, an electronic targeting system that triggers "smoke on", and complete visual coverage from 4 different angles including repeater displays in both the front and back seats.

After your flight, relax at the SCA hanger and swap stories with actual combat fighter pilots. This experience, from start to finish, is truly unforgettable.

Pickup & Return:
  • US Grant Hotel in the Gaslamp Quarter
  • Hyatt Regency in Mission Bay
If you are not able to be picked up from one of these properties, you must make your own way to Gillespie Field.
Departure Times:
You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

Includes:
  • Flight (based on option selected)
  • All local taxes and fee

Does not include:
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

Additional Information:
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • If you prefer a certain time, please list it in the special requirements field at check out
  • No flight experience required
  • Due to comfort and weight / balance of the aircraft, passengers must weigh a minimum of 80lbs (36 kilos) and a maximum of 265lb (130 kg / 19 stone) and maximum height of 6'6 (2 meters)
  • Children under 18 years old must be accompanied by an adult to sign the waver
  • Per FAA regulations, all passenger must present photo ID at check in
  • Wear comfortable clothing, shoes and socks are required
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Top Gun and Air Combat Experience in San Diego: 11am; Recon Flight
Available 4/26/2018 until 12/31/2018 View Detailed Schedule
11am departure for the Recon Flight
Top Gun and Air Combat Experience in San Diego: 1pm; Recon Flight
Available 4/26/2018 until 12/31/2018 View Detailed Schedule
1pm departure for the Recon Flight
Top Gun and Air Combat Experience in San Diego: 3pm; Recon Flight
Available 4/26/2018 until 12/31/2018 View Detailed Schedule
3pm departure for the Recon Flight
Top Gun and Air Combat Experience in San Diego: 5pm; Recon Flight
Available 4/26/2018 until 12/31/2018 View Detailed Schedule
5pm departure for the Recon Flight
Top Gun and Air Combat Experience in San Diego: 11am; Afterburner Flight
Available 4/26/2018 until 12/31/2018 View Detailed Schedule
11am departure for the Afterburner Flight
Top Gun and Air Combat Experience in San Diego: 1pm; Afterburner Flight
Available 4/26/2018 until 12/31/2018 View Detailed Schedule
1pm departure for the Afterburner Flight
Top Gun and Air Combat Experience in San Diego: 3pm; Afterburner Flight
Available 4/26/2018 until 12/31/2018 View Detailed Schedule
3pm departure for the Afterburner Flight
Top Gun and Air Combat Experience in San Diego: 5pm; Afterburner Flight
Available 4/26/2018 until 12/31/2018 View Detailed Schedule
5pm departure for the Afterburner Flight
Top Gun and Air Combat Experience in San Diego: 11am; Top Gun Flight
Available 4/26/2018 until 12/31/2018 View Detailed Schedule
11am departure for the Top Gun Flight
Top Gun and Air Combat Experience in San Diego: 1pm; Top Gun Flight
Available 4/26/2018 until 12/31/2018 View Detailed Schedule
1pm departure for the Top Gun Flight
Top Gun and Air Combat Experience in San Diego: 3pm; Top Gun Flight
Available 4/26/2018 until 12/31/2018 View Detailed Schedule
3pm departure for the Top Gun Flight
Top Gun and Air Combat Experience in San Diego: 5pm; Top Gun Flight
Available 4/26/2018 until 12/31/2018 View Detailed Schedule
5pm departure for the Top Gun Flight
Top Gun and Air Combat Experience in San Diego: 11am; Air Combat Flight
Available 4/26/2018 until 12/31/2018 View Detailed Schedule
11am departure for the Air Combat Flight
Top Gun and Air Combat Experience in San Diego: 1pm; Air Combat Flight
Available 4/26/2018 until 12/31/2018 View Detailed Schedule
1pm departure for the Air Combat Flight
Top Gun and Air Combat Experience in San Diego: 3pm; Air Combat Flight
Available 4/26/2018 until 12/31/2018 View Detailed Schedule
3pm departure for the Air Combat Flight
Top Gun and Air Combat Experience in San Diego: 5pm; Air Combat Flight
Available 4/26/2018 until 12/31/2018 View Detailed Schedule
5pm departure for the Air Combat Flight

Vacations Made Easy believes that your tour experience should be convenient, therefore we offer hotel pick-up options that pick you up as close to your hotel as possible. Depending on the tour and amount of attendants, you may have to walk a short distance to the pick-up point.
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