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.
Thanks very much Purple Aviation I’ve had a lovely afternoon in a flexi-wing flying up the Northumberland coast and across the Border to Eyemouth, stunning views all the way. Gordon was great and happily flew over all my family and friends waiting for us up there.
Thanks again. Brilliant!
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
Fantastic flight in a flex wing microlight up the coast with Simon today – amazing views and very smooth take off and landing – definitely an experience of a lifetime.
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
Having received a surprise voucher from my sister for my 50th birthday, I was extremely nervous and it took the reassurance from Storm plus a preliminary visit to the airfield to convince me to trust the aircraft with the built in parachute!
When I finally found the courage to fly, Lawrence couldn’t… Read more
Very Professional – thanks Lawrence much appreciated
Experienced one of your hour coastal flights today with Simon . Wonderful first experience in a Flexwing (Quantum 912), so lovely to see our beautiful coastline from aloft and back via Alnwick .
Can ‘ highly ‘ recommend and I’m thinking it will not be my last .
Many thanks to Purple Aviation , … Read more
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
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.