Your Richard III Flying Experience will take place in a Cessna 172 4-seater aircraft with room for yourself and 2 fellow enthusiasts.
After a full pre-flight brief and video you will fly King Richard’s final battle
route from The Blue Boar Inn in Leicester via Bow Bridge and out to
Bosworth along the Old Roman Road.
at Bosworth Heritage Centre your instructor will orbit
the area of the entire battlefield so you will be able to take videos and photos.
Your instructor will point out sites of special importance on the route to help you imagine what the battle would have been like.
the return leg your instructor will fly back towards the Bow Bridge and Richard’s final
resting place in Leicester Cathedral.
On return you will be given a souvenir package
of the flight including photographs, a certificate which counts towards a pilot’s license, and a souvenir
booklet from the
Bosworth Battlefield Heritage Centre.