What make us different
- Fleet of modern, high quality microlights
- Friendly and professional approach to flying lessons
- Cost – affordable rates
- Location- based at Eshott airfield 30 mins from Newcastle
What our customer think
We love to here what our customer have to say.
Awesome First Flight. Thank you Storm Smith
Currently learning to fly a flexi-wing with Gordon and just completed my first solo circuit today (Thanks Gordon).
Excellent training at Eshott in a friendly and easy going environment, great club with lots of support and advice from everyone. Cheers!
We had an hours flight each.Lynda with Lawrence and my hubby Norm was with Storm. We had a fantastic day the views were brilliant over the Northumberland coastline. We could see everything so clearly , Bamburgh, Dunstanburgh and Alnwick castles, the beautiful coast was fantastic!
It was an adventuro… Read more
I have just completed a 60 minute i flight of the beautiful Northumberland coast with Storm. Very impressed by his relaxed, friendly manner and high level of expertise throughout. Having the opportunity to take the controls was terrific and I could not stop smiling on the way back home! The experien… Read more
When I decided I wanted to learn to fly, I spent ages researching all the options available. I came across Purple Aviation, took my first lesson and was immediately impressed. They have modern, well maintained aircraft and all my dealings with them have been first class.
I was lucky enough to have L… Read more
Very Professional – thanks Lawrence much appreciated
great insight into the world of flying light aircraft, previously had no idea about the aircraft being so widely used and how attainable a license can be to anybody willing. certainly something that i will go back to in the future, and would recommend to anybody either for themselves or a truly uniq… Read more
I have more than 2200 hours on light aircraft (and a fair number of years on the clock as well!) but wanted to convert on to 3 axis microlight. Teaching old dogs new tricks is not easy but Storm patiently took me through the conversion process and opened up a whole new world of flying for me. Purple… Read more
Cracking airfield with two asphalt runways. And the bonus is that Storm makes you very welcome.. My Rockwell Commander 114 fitted-in perfectly. Has all the facilities you’ll need including avgas and the cleanest of toilets!. Don’t go to Newcastle, go to Eshott instead. many thanks for the welcome. R… Read more
Storm took me for a spin around Northumberland in May and now i have the bug to fly again. A very enjoyable experience. Will be back in Oct and hopefully take some lessons.