TRY MY SPORT

MICROLIGHT FLYING

Microlight Flying => Microlight Aircraft => Aircraft Flying

Aikido Golf Mini Golf Rounders Table Tennis
Archery Gymnastics Motocross Rowing Tennis
Badminton Horseball MotoGP Racing Running (Pose Method®) Thundercat Racing
Baseball Horse Riding Motorcycling Sailing Yachting Courses Track Racing
Basketball Hovercrafting Muzzle Loaders Scooter Racing Trials
Bob Skeleton Ice Skating Orienteering Sea Angling Triathlon
Canoeing & Kayaking Jujitsu Parachuting & Skydiving Shooting Touring Car Racing
Drag Racing Karate Parachuting Experiences Shooting-Rimfire Benchrest Tug Of War
Driving Experiences Karting Petanque Skiing Ultimate
Enduro Kitesurfing Polo Slot Car Racing Volleyball
Fencing Korfball Rambling & Walking Softball Water Ski Racing
Field Archery Lacrosse Road Racing Sports Courses & Experiences Weight Lifting
Flyball Lawn Mower Racing Rock-It-Ball Supermoto Yachting
Gift Ideas Microlight Flying Roller Hockey Swimming  

British Microlight Aircraft Association

Microlight Flying And Microlight Aircraft

Blow Away The Travel Blues - FLY A MICROLIGHT!

Are you tired of traffic jams and all the other hold ups and hassles of modern travel. Then think about flying a microlight. While it may not ease your commuting problems microlight flying will give you a totally different view of the world and present an exciting challenge, to fly as a pilot in command of your own aeroplane.

Microlights make affordable aviation available to all, from age 17 to 70; and disabled people fly microlights on equal terms with all other pilots. Today's microlight aircraft are faster, quieter, safer, more comfortable and easier to fly than ever before. In 2000 Colin Bodill became the first person to fly a microlight solo around the world in less than eighty flying days.

There are different types of microlight from powered hang-glider types or flexwings, to those that look and perform just like conventional light aircraft. Reliable and economical purpose built four-stroke and two-stroke engines now make water crossings almost a routine occurrence. You don't need a large airfield, a farmer's field will do, and many microlights can be packed up, placed on a trailer and taken home to your garage. With relatively slow flying speeds and low inertia the microlight is one of the safest forms of recreational flying in the UK.

The British Microlight Aircraft Association website has all the information you need about the sport, what training is required, how to get a trial lesson (all clubs and schools in UK and British schools overseas are listed), and links to other microlight related sites. Visit it at: British Microlight Association

Or contact us for a free information pack:

BMAA
The Bullring
Deddington
BANBURY
Oxon
OX15 0TT

Telephone: 01869 338888 (humans answer the phone during office hours not a machine!)
Fax: 01869 337116

Please mention Try My Sport when contacting this sports association.

 

2011 Try My Sport