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Trial flight vouchers are available to purchase throughout the year, however due to the weather Tiger Moth flights can only operate from April through to October.

De Havilland Tiger Moth

The de Havilland DH.82 Tiger Moth is a 1930s biplane designed by Geoffrey de Havilland and built by the de Havilland Aircraft Company.

The Tiger Moth is the iconic trainer aircraft used by Brooklands Flying School and the RAF in the 1930's and 40's.

Flying doesn't get any better than in a Tiger!

The format of your flight would be a short briefing on the ground, then take to the air for a 30 minute flight with one of our experienced flying instructors, followed by a short debrief.

30 Minute flight

Please note: Tiger Moth flights only operate April till October

Just to make your afternoon a bit more special...
Add Afternoon Tea for Two to any
of our Trial Lesson Vouchers for an additional £31.90
Afternoon Tea will be served at The Aviator and bookings
can be made between 12.00pm and 4.00pm


All Tiger Moth flights are weather dependent and therefore subject to suitable flying conditions.
If a flight has to be cancelled  it will be rebooked in for an alternative date.


The absolute weight limits vary from aircraft to aircraft, but the Tiger Moth has a strict weight limit of 16 stone / 220 lbs / 100kg.


Sywell Aerodrome in an awarding winning General Aviation airfield set in beautiful surroundings. We have 4 runways, one hard and three grass. Our main all-weather runway is concrete and fully lit for day and night operations. The aerodrome is AGCS controlled and we have CAT 2/3 fire cover capabilities.

There is a fabulous 59 bedroom Art-Deco hotel on-site, with a fully licensed bar and restaurant. For a more casual dining experience, the Pilot’s Mess Café serves hot drinks and snacks.



Minimum age is 16 years old, and we do not like to set a maximum age, however participants must be agile enough to climb into the cockpit of the aircraft.

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