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Open air cockpits vs convertibles

Open air cockpits vs convertibles - News

With the promise of warmer weather upon us, takes a look at some of the best open air cockpit flying experiences that are available along with some extreme convertibles available to drive from our sister site

So let the wind rush through your hair and feel the raw passion that is only available by being exposed to the elements.

Classy Classic Aircraft

Long before modern technology made flying a cosseted experience, aviators were taking to the skies in bi-planes that tested their aviation skills to the limit.

Now, thanks to, anyone with a lust for adventure can also head skywards in a Vintage Aircraft.

And this isn't just any old airplane, it's a deHavilland Tiger Moth, one of the most famous training aircraft that reigned supreme in World War II.

Free as a Bird

Adrenaline junkies who want to fly like a bird won't get closer than with a Microlight experience. These miniature aircraft are usually open to all the elements, not even with any side panels.

Yet it's this stripped back flying experience that makes it so unique, allowing participants to feel at one with their surroundings, high above the earth below.

Top Down Motoring

High fliers needn't have all the fun when it comes to a memorable experience that brings the elements up close and personal. Our friends at have a cool collection of convertibles just waiting to be enjoyed.

Lamborghini is synonymous with Italian styling and jaw dropping performance. So what better way to get an outdoor rush than behind the wheel of a Gallardo Spyder.

Boasting a 5.0 litre V10 engine, offering 520 bhp and a top speed of around 200 mph, this Italian motoring masterclass is the perfect vehicle to enjoy a convertible driving experience in.

Classy Classic Cars

Older cars invoke a passion that is often hard for modern cars to beat, even more so when it's a convertible.

Chief among these must be the iconic Ford Escort Cabriolet, king of the road back in the 1980s that is remembered with utter fondness by those who were, and possibly still are, lucky enough to own one. The good news is that has a variety of such classy classics for your enjoyment.

'Open' for Business

Whether it's in the sky or on the track, enjoy an open air experience with and, that will leave you wanting more.

Head to our Flying Experiences page today to start browsing and booking your next time in the air from available dates or purchase of one of our open gift vouchers - a fantastic gift idea for the thrillseeker in your life or even as a treat for yourself.

21 April 2021

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