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Microflight Aviation School

Learn to fly with us

Take a Trial Flight

Experience open cockpit
flying at it's best!

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It's safe!

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It's fun!

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It's Affordable!

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See You Soon!

Get Off To A Flying Start!
Learn To Fly with Microflight Aviation School

Join us and many others in the exhilarating sport of Microlight flying, start today with a Trial Flight!

Microflight Aviation School

Microflight Aviation – is based in the East Midlands in the small village of Headon, North Nottinghamshire providing UK Microlight tuition, lessons and Pilot training. The flying school was established in the year 2000 and is ideally located in clear open countryside. You will learn to fly in a friendly club atmosphere and everything you require can be obtained through Microflight from a flying suit to your first aeroplane.

Trial flights – as an introduction to Microlighting you can arrange to take a trial flight. We have a range of flight options from a short half hour experience to a one hour sightseeing tour of the Peak National Park. Flights can also be customised to your own requirements.

Why not treat someone, a trial flight makes a great birthday present!

If you have some spare time  please feel free to call in for a coffee and a ‘chat’ at the airfield. See the aircraft up close and maybe meet other microlighters!

Microlight Spares – from a spark plug or flying suit to a complete ready to fly aircraft, we will be able to provide at competitive prices backed up by a first class after sales service. Along with a pilot training regime that will enable you to enjoy the sport to the best advantage. Our aim is to provide you with a courteous and professional service of the highest caliber.

For more information about Microlighting and the services we provide you can browse through our website and if you have any further questions or would like to speak to someone regarding our services, please e-mail us at or call Martin on 07802 232555. Alternatively you are welcome to call at the airfield to view the aircraft and discuss your requirements.

At Microflight, our aim is to help, assist and advise. So that like us and many others, you can join in and enjoy the exciting, exhilarating world of microlighting.


Microlight Training

Microflight Aviation is a flight training centre based at Headon, Nr. Retford, Notts. We use the latest generation of british dual controlled microlight aircraft piloted by an experienced instructor in microlight aviation.

Trial Flight

Trial Flights

Trial flights (30min and 1hr) can be customised to your requirements. If there is a location you would like to fly over or photograph then the flight can be arranged accordingly.

Aircraft & Equipment

Aircraft & Equipment Sales

Whatever your requirements, from a spark plug or flying suit to a complete ready to fly aircraft, new or second hand. We will be able to provide at competitive prices backed up by a first class after sales service.

15 May


Our European trip this year starts hopefully, weather permitting on Sunday 17th May. I'll be making regular reports on progress as we go so watch this space. We have four…

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12 Aug

Longframlington and Ireland

We are hoping to fly up to Longframlington on Sunday 24th of this month. If anyone is interested either to fly themselves or as a passenger then let us know.…

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30 Apr

Airfield Approach Video

I have submitted a video of the intended approach for 14. We will have to be very careful on this approach as there are obvious dangers of making a turn…

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16 Apr

Airfield Changes and Issues

 We will have to change our circuit pattern for approaches to 14. This is mainly to keep traffic clear of a new  development at the North Western end of the…

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