Feel The Thunder
Thunder City, Cape Town South Africa, is home to the largest civilian owned collection of ex-military jets, it represents a unique and exceedingly exciting opportunity to experience the unsurpassed thrill, of jet aircraft flight.
For your supersonic jaunt, you get to choose from the worlds only four flying English Electric Lightning’s, three BAE Buccaneers, seven Hawker Hunter’s, a Strikemaster, as well as a glass cockpit Puma helicopter SA 330. All aircraft are meticulously maintained and housed at the Thunder City base.
There are varieties of jet flight profiles to choose from; supersonic, ultra high, aerobatic, surface-hugging, formation flying, or a combination of all. Whatever the nature of your fighter jet flight dream, Thunder City will bring it to life.
The Thunder City Playground
The Blue skies of Majestic Cape Town, is where the dream becomes reality. Jet across the worlds most scenic peninsula to where the Indian and Atlantic Oceans merge, climb to altitudes high above Table Mountain and salute Robben Island, as you shoot up the pristine Cape Coast to where crystal clear waves break on sugar-white shores below.
Vital Information: Anyone can fly in these incredible and exciting ex-combat jets. However, the RAF Aircrew Survey provides the following anthropometric guidelines: Minimum body weight – 50 kg (110 lbs.) Minimum height - 1.5m (4 foot 11”) Maximum body weight – 125 kg (275 lbs.) Maximum height range : 2m (6 foot 7”)
- Value for Money:
- Disabled Friendly: No
- Family Friendly: No
- Team Building Facilities: No