RIDE THE CADILlAC OF THE SKIES!
A Mustang Flight with Ultimate Warbird Flights is a truly unforgettable experience.
With 35 years of continued flight operations, we are the longest standing provider of Warbird Flight Experiences and are passionate about providing you with the finest Mustang Flight Experience available anywhere in the UK.
Our Mustang Flights operate from Sywell Aerodrome in Northampton, and the fantastic facilities allow us to provide a memorable experience for both you and your guests.
Our Mustang Flights start from £2700 with flexible payment options available. Please contact us for details.
The Mustang was among the best and most well-known fighters used by the U.S. Army Air Forces during World War II. Possessing excellent range and maneuverability, the P-51 operated primarily as a long-range escort fighter and also as a ground attack fighter-bomber with bombs, rockets, and machine guns.
The Mustang served in nearly every combat zone during WWII and proved to be what many consider the most successful fighter in history.
Ultimate Warbird Flights on behalf of Anglia Aircraft Restorations are delighted to offer you the chance to experience a flight in the aircraft that became known as the Cadillac of the skies. Take the control of the UK’s only dual control P-51 Mustang and experience this legendary fighter for yourself.
NORTH AMERICAN'S FINEST
Built too late to see combat service in World War Two, P-51D 44-84847 was one of the last Mustangs constructed at North American Aviation’s Dallas, Texas, plant. Details of her post war service career are limited, but there is photographic evidence, from September 1951, of her serving with the 45th Tactical Reconnaissance Squadron at Kimpo, South Korea, during the Korean War.
By late 1951 the 45th TRS were replacing their aging Mustangs with RF-80 Shooting Star jets, and so 44-84847 was shipped back the US to serve with the Air National Guard until around 1956. Around this time she slips off the radar until January 1999 when she re-appears in North Dakota as a restoration project. The airframe moved to Chino, California for a full restoration with the decision made to modify her to two-seat TF-51D configuration.
‘’Contrary Mary’’ is part of a fleet own by Anglia Aircraft Restorations and operated by Ultimate Warbird Flights.
IT'S YOUR EXPERIENCE
At Ultimate Warbird Flights, we strive to make your Mustang flight a truly unforgettable experience.
From start to finish our focus is on making sure you feel safe, welcome and involved and we encourage our passengers to bring family and friends along to share in your day.
All passengers receive a thorough and comprehensive safety briefing with their pilot, and we welcome relatives and friends to join you at the aircraft (removed side) both before and after your flight, take photos and watch you take off and land.
Ultimate Warbird Flights is a family business with over 35 years of experience operating WWII fighters and vintage aircraft.
It is safe to say these aircraft are more than just a passion!
"The Mustang is an assault on all the senses, certainly an experience never forgotten!"
T James - Customer
TAKE THE CONTROLS!
'Contrary Mary' is the only two seat, dual control P-51 Mustang operating in the United Kingdom. This rare aircraft gives you the opportunity to take control and experience flying one of the finest figther aircraft ever built.
Once you are airborne, your pilot will hand control over to you, allowing to experience the might and manoeuvrability of the Mustang, making this a truly memorable flight!
YOUR MUSTANG FLIGHT INCLUDES:
Welcome pack with flight itinerary.
A 25 minute Mustang Flight experience.
A gift pack including a framed flight certificate, Mustang mug and flight patch.
Options to extend your Mustang Flight time. Please contact us for more information and pricing.
Our Mustang Flight experiences start from:
BOOK YOUR MUSTANG FLIGHT TODAY
Book your Mustang Flight online today using our secure online booking system.
Book online and Pay only a 10% deposit upfront, with the balance due 2 weeks prior to your flight.
We can also offer several flexible payment options to help spread the cost of your flight, please call us to discuss the available options further:
01604 800 570
DON'T FORGET TO ADD ONE OF OUR AMAZING EXTRAS!
Relive your experience with incredible 360° in-flight video footage!
All of our two seat aircraft are now fitted with 360° GoPro cameras, capable of capturing mind-blowing footage of your experience!
Embracing this cutting edge technology means that most home devices are currently unable to play the raw movie file without additional apps, so each flight is uploaded by us to a private domain in YouTube, a free to use and readily available platform. Following your flight, you will be sent a unique link, so that the footage is only visible to you and anyone you choose to share it with. We will also send you the raw file digitally as a back-up.
Reliving your experience is best accomplished using the Google VR headset provided by us following your flight. After sliding your smartphone into the the headset, you can view the video through the lenses using a special function on YouTube. When moving your head, the phone automatically tracks your movements and changes the view, putting you right back in the experience!
If you're not sure whether to go for this option when you book your flight you can always wait until the day of your flight.. You will then be able to try a 360 video before you fly and make your decision then.
GoPro 360 package: £100
Please be aware that in rare occasions the technology can fail. In this case you will be refunded for your video but we can not refund you for the cost of the flight. Purchase of this product acknowledges this condition.