The Aerobatic Weekend Special

Aerobatic Weekend Special - Academy Bed & Breakfast - Rand Airport

Take a time out and spend your weekend with us, at Academy Bed and Breakfast.

Get 1 night stay for 2 at Academy Bed and Breakfast with an aerobatic flip the next morning in one of our three different aerobatic aircraft. Choose from a Pitts Special, the Extra 300 or the Harvard.

The Room

The space includes a kitchenette, air-conditioning, DSTV, wireless internet and we have braai facilities available.

Come and enjoy the view of aircraft old and new at Academy Bed & Breakfast.

The Aircraft

All our aircraft are flown by the Flying Lions Aerobatic Team and the Torre Pitts Special Team. The pilots, who are Scully Levin, Arnie Meneghelli, Ellis Levin, and Sean Thackwray – are all highly trained and specialized in aerobatic flying.


THE PITTS SPECIAL & 1 NIGHT FOR 2

The Pitts Special S2 model boasts a 260hp flat 6 Lycoming engine and a 6.1 meter wingspan.

The aircraft dominated aerobatic competitions for many years. Don't miss this ride of a lifetime.

Complete the enquiry form for pricing, or contact SAM for pricing and bookings on +27 (0)11 827 9220.

Flying Lions Team
 

THE EXTRA 300 & 1 NIGHT FOR 2

The Extra 300 falls into the Unlimited category of aerobatic competitions.

It's roll rate is approximately 400 degrees per second.

In the past, this aircraft type has been flown in the Red Bull air races.

Complete the enquiry form for pricing, or contact SAM for pricing and bookings on +27 (0)11 827 9220.

Flying Lions Team
 

THE HARVARD & 1 NIGHT FOR 2

The Harvard is a classic aircraft. The South African Air Force used the Harvard as a trainer all the way up to 1995.

This 2.5 ton warbird has a 550hp Pratt & Whitney radial engine and is graceful when doing aerobatics.

Complete the enquiry form for pricing, or contact SAM for pricing and bookings on +27 (0)11 827 9220.

Flying Lions Team
 

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