I want to take in the sights where should I fly? Can you recommend somewhere for me to fly?
Posted by on 08 July 2015 12:56 PM
Marvel at the Great Pyramids
Take off from Cairo International in Egypt, go southwest on heading 240, and get ready to see the last remaining wonder of the ancient world.
Honeymoons and Daredevils
Niagara Falls offers a spectacular setting. Check it out by taking off from Niagara Falls International and flying west toward the city on heading 265.
Start at Champhol Airport in Chartres, France. Take off and set a course for heading 246. Within moments, the Chartres Cathedral, one of the great architectural masterpieces of the world, will appear.
Is the Mountain Out?
Take off from Seattle-Tacoma International and head southeast for a great view of a very impressive feature of the Puget Sound area, Mount Rainier. Often hidden by clouds, the mountain is “out” on sunny days.
Leaning Tower of Pisa
Take off from Pisa’s San Giusto airport and fly due north. You’ll soon spot the Campo dei Miracoli (Field of Miracles)—home to the famed Leaning Tower of Pisa, built between 1173 and 1372.
Now That’s One Good-Looking Volcano!
Famous for its beauty, Japan’s Mount Fuji has fascinated onlookers for centuries. Many continue to scale its heights to gaze in awe at its serene majesty. You can catch a view by leaving from Tokyo Hamada heading west. (GPS coordinates N 35° 21.70’ E 138° 43.98’.)
Rock of Gibraltar
The Rock of Gibraltar is one of the world’s most recognizable landmarks. Located just off Spain’s Iberian Peninsula, the island of Gibraltar has long held strategic importance at the entrance to the Mediterranean Sea. Take off from Gibraltar AB and start your exploration.
Breakfast Flight over Rio
For a special early-morning treat, create a Free Flight from Jacarepagua airfield in Rio De Janeiro. Set the time of day to dawn. Take off and head east. You’ll not only fly over one of the most beautiful cities in the world, but you’ll also catch a glimpse of an awesome sunrise over the Atlantic.
Las Vegas Lights
The Vegas strip beckons with a unique backdrop of dazzling buildings, brilliant lights, and spectacular sights. Make a late-night take off from Henderson Executive in Nevada and head for the bright lights.
Ayers Rock (also known as Uluru) is an iconic site standing 430 meters tall, with a circumference of approximately 9 kilometres. Take off from Ayers Rock (Connellan) airport in Australia’s Northern Territory and set a course south.