Being able to fly a plane upside down is useful when performing tricks, escaping enemies, or reminding flatmates of their duties by writing ‘your turn to clean bathroom’ in the sky. Learn amazing new skills with today’s high-octane deal: $240 for a 40-minute aerobatic flight with Air Combat Australia in Camden ($480 value).
The aerobatic flights at Air Combat Australia take Groupies on a fast, ferocious, adrenaline-pumping adventure through the skies above Camden. Climb aboard beside a pro pilot and buckle up as the T6/24 Airtrainer zooms into the sky at up to 1600 feet per minute, reaching speeds of 400km per hour. Groupies whip through thrilling stunts like The Loop, The Barrel Roll, The Split “S” and The Stall Turn, with braver peeps taking on the more advanced Hammerhead or Cuban Eight manoeuvres. Keen kids take the controls and perform a few tricks of their own, seeing the landscape from a totally different perspective while imagining themselves competing in the Red Bull Air Races. The whole experience lasts for 40 heart-starting minutes.