Intro Flight What a way to … …. experience something new; learn some of the key points about controlling an aircraft with your feet on the ground in our “Flight Simulator” first. Then you can enjoy having control of a real aircraft, while looking around the Whakatane area from the air. Practice in a Flight Simulator – (5-10 Minute) There is nothing like a little practice first. Our “Flight Simulator” helps you feel more in control of your aircraft through the understanding of a few of the basics and the chance to try them out first. On this Mission your Simulator flight is a two takeoffs and landings on water. So with knowledge comes confidence, leading to a more beneficial flight for you. The Flight – (20 Minutes) Starts with a few minutes walk around the aircraft with your Instructor who will be re-explaining how the basic controls work. Next you board the aircraft while the interesting helpful pointers continue through the start-up, taxiing and take off. Thus before you know it you are in control of an aircraft taking your Instructor for a ride. Fly out and around Edgecumbe, then set a heading for Ohiwa Harbour passing to the south of Whakatane township. Turn and track down the Ohope Beach ….