Jul 03 2015

Helicopter Flights for Sunderland International Airshow Visitors


Sunderland Live is offering to take visitors to dizzying new heights at this year’s Sunderland International Airshow as the event unveils its first ever helicopter flight experiences.

Visitors can take the opportunity to marvel at the landscape and North Sea as the pilot introduces them to horizons they never knew existed, a fantastic chance to enjoy an adrenaline-fuelled tour of the sky.

Laura Kemp, Business Development Manager at Sunderland Live said “We’re always looking to introduce new things to the event and the helicopter experiences are a real exciting opportunity for the hundreds of thousands of visitors we welcome to Sunderland International Airshow every year”

Working in partnership with Northumbria Helicopters, organisers are offering thrill seeking event goers the opportunity to purchase their flights in advance. Flights will take off from Monkwearmouth School, just a 15 minute walk from the main event site.

Packages are priced at just £39 for a five-mile flight, whilst those looking for a longer experience can opt for or a 10 mile experience for just £75.

Claire Jobling, Managing Director at Northumbria Helicopter Flight Experiences added “We’re delighted to have been invited to be part of Sunderland International Airshow. As a North East based company it fantastic to be given the opportunity to be involved in the most significant aviation event in the region.”

Tickets for Sunderland International Airshow Helicopter Flight Experiences are on sale now via the Sunderland Live website