FAQs- AIRCRAFT HIRE
DOES THE AIRCRAFT HIRE INCLUDE FUEL?
The rate includes fuel, VAT and home landing fees at aircrafts home airfield Wellesbourne Mountford or London Oxford. The rate advertised is the rate you pay, there's no fuel supplement or hidden charges with us!
WHO OWNS THE AIRCRAFT?
We have a combination of aircraft owned outright by Take Flight Aviation Limited and leased aircraft this gives us the best of both worlds with security of our own aircraft and the flexibility to lease aircraft as demand requires
ARE THERE ANY EXTRAS OR FUEL SUPPLEMENTS?
There are no extras to pay. The rate is fully inclusive including fuel, VAT and landing at Wellesbourne Mountford. No supplements. Obviously if you land away you are responsible for your landing fees, but circuits at Wellesbourne won't cost you any extra.
WHAT IF I HAVE TO FUEL AWAY FROM HOME?
If you refuel the aircraft away from home you simply deduct the cost of the fuel (at the local Wellesbourne Mountford Airfield rate) from you settlement payment. If you get the fuel cheaper (whilst in Jersey for example) - you win! If you pay a bit more for the fuel, it's still better than running out! In a special deal with London Oxford visiting aircraft from Take Flight Wellesbourne picking up 45 litres of fuel will receive a free landing.
HOW DO I BOOK THE AIRCRAFT?
We'll run through our web based booking system with you and you'll get your own password to access the system. It's simple and only takes seconds to book the aircraft. If you're not able to get on-line we can book for you by phone.
WHEN DO I PAY?
You simply pay for your hire when you return the aircraft by credit or debit card at no extra cost. If you want to pay by cheque that's no problem. We can invoice monthly to a business or you can credit your account in advance and see your credit balance when you log in to our system.
WHAT DOES THE AIRCRAFT INSURANCE COVER? IS THERE AN EXCESS?
There are copy insurance documents in the clubhouse. Subject to you flying under the terms of our hire agreement and insurance, liability is normally limited to the policy excess. This varies between aircraft but most are £750.00. Insurance covers members' pleasure and business activities and also training by approved Take Flight instructors
If you have any further questions then please do not hesitate to contact us.