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Fighter Pilot For a Day

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Air Combat USA Fighter Pilot Experience for 1 with 3-Night Stay at Participating Hyatt Place Hotel and Airfare for 2 from Canada.


Want to make your high school Top Gun dream a reality? Now’s the time with this thrilling Fighter Pilot for a Day experience. Sorry guys, Maverick won’t be there to guide you but the current flight instructors hail from some of the most prestigious flight training schools in the armed forces, making for a very safe yet exhilarating ride. No previous training is required, but some courage may be!

Day Includes

  • Basic Air Combat Maneuvers (ACM)
  • High and Low Yo-Yo's
  • Lead, Lag, and Pure Pursuit
  • Gun sight Tracking
  • Military Rules of Engagement (ROE)
  • Safety Brief
  • Physiological Effects of "G" Forces
  • Flying Characteristics of the SIAI Marchetti SF260
  • Flying 5-6 combat engagements
  • Debriefing and review of the videotape

Experience Includes

  • Fighter Pilot Experience for (1) at Your Choice of Participating Locations in the Contiguous U.S.
  • 3-Night Stay in a Standard Guest Room at a Participating Hyatt Place Hotel
  • Round-Trip Coach Class Airfare for (2) from Canada* to the 48 contiguous U.S.

Restrictions: Pilots must weigh less than 250 pounds and stand no taller than 6' 7".

Select from the following 2016 locations and dates (subject to change without notice):

Atlanta, GA - April 22nd - 24th, July 29th - 31st                                                      

Atlantic City, NJ - April 24th-26th, July 31st-August 2nd

Boston, MA - May 20th – 22nd, Aug 27th – 29th

Charleston, SC - Feb 20th – 22nd, Nov 18th – 20th

Chicago, IL - July 24th – 26th

Cincinnati, OH - July 15th – 17th

Cleveland, OH - June 4th – 6th

Detroit, MI – June 11th – 13th, Sept 10th – 12th

Fort Worth, TX - June 11th – 13th, Sept 10th – 12th

Fullerton, CA - Jan 4th – 6th, Jan 12th – 31st, Feb 1st – 6th, Feb 8th – 13th, Feb 16th – 17th, Feb 23rd –29th, March 1st – 9th, March 15th – 24th, March 29th – 30th, April 5th – 27th, May 1st – 7th, May 9th – 27th, June 1st – 18th, Jun 20th – 30th, July 6th – 31st, Sept 6th – 30th, Oct 1st– 5th, Oct 11th – 19th, Oct 25th – 30th, Nov 1st  – 9th, Nov 15th – 22nd, Nov 28th – 30th  & Dec 6th – 22nd, Dec 28th – 29th

Houston, TX - March 18th – 20th, Oct 21st – 23st 

Kansas City, MO - July 9th – 11th

Kissimmee, FL - Jan 23rd – 25th, Dec 3rd – 5th

Lancaster, PA - April 16th – 18th, July 23rd – 25th

Las Vegas, NV - Jan 8th – 10th, Feb 19th – 21st, Mar 11th – 13th, April 29th – May 1st, Oct 21st – 23rd, Nov 11th – 13th, Dec 2nd – 4th

Livermore, CA - April 1st – 3rd, Aug 5th – 7th, Oct 7th – 9th

Long Island, NY - May 14th – 16th, Aug 19th – 21st

Miami, FL - Jan 29th – 31st, Dec 9th – 11th

New York/New Jersey - Apr 29th – May 1st, Aug 13th – 15th

Portland, OR - Aug 9th – 11th

San Antonio, TX - April 1st – 3rd

Tampa/St. Petersburg, FL - Jan 15th – 17th

Winston-Salem, NC - Nov. 1Nov 11th – 13th

NOTE:  2017 dates and locations will be similar.


Terms & Conditions

Fighter Pilot

Should Air Combat USA® determine, in the interest of safety, the weather is not suitable for flying, priority rescheduling will be granted as necessary. There is no penalty if a flight is rescheduled due to weather. In the event weather results in a request for a refund, the request must be within the 120 days of purchase and the early cancellation fee will be charged. 

Flight Expiration Date: All flights must be scheduled and flown within one year of purchase. 

2016 City Dates: All of the cities have participating Hyatt Hotels near by. All of the cities and their 2016 dates are subject to the availability of the Fighter Pilot as well as AA and the specific participating Hyatt Hotel.

Hyatt Place

Hyatt Stay Certificates are redeemable only at participating Hyatt hotel locations listed at Locations are subject to change without notice. Certificates are valid for the number of nights indicated on the front. Certificates are good for one continuous stay comprising consecutive nights at any one participating Hyatt. No credit will be issued for any certificate that is not fully used. Accommodations are subject to availability and certificate level at time of reservation and blackout dates may apply due to seasonal periods or specific events. Valid for a standard guestroom at Hyatt Hotels & Resorts® and Hyatt Place® and a, one bedroom suite at Hyatt Summerfield Suites®, single or double occupancy. Valid only toward the guestroom rate and associated taxes. Additional fees for 3rd and 4th guest may be applicable. Not applicable for food, beverage, service, or incidental charges. Hyatt Gold Passport points will not be given for the-value of this certificate. Reservations for your Hyatt Stay Certificate must be made in advance by calling (800) 555-0233 in the U.S. or you’re nearest Worldwide Reservations Center. The certificate code must be provided when making reservations. Normal arrival and departure restrictions apply. The availability of certificates at and travel to and from, and certain destinations shall be subject to respective government approvals, regulations, restrictions and applicable taxes. Certificate cannot combinable with Upgrade certificates, other promotional certificates, group travel, tour packages, conventions, or special rate programs. Not redeemable for cash or other substitutions, not replaceable if lost, destroyed, stolen, or expired, and void if altered, photocopied, or reproduced. Tax liability, if any, including disclosure, are user’s responsibility. Certificate void if sold for cash or any other consideration. The original certificate and identification will be required when you check in. Hyatt reserves the right to request a form of security deposit in advance for expenses not covered by the certificate. This certificate will not be extended beyond the expiration date. Terms are void where prohibited by the laws of the state of Maryland, USA. Suggested Retail value is calculated using high season rates.


A Friday or Saturday night stay or any 3 night consecutive stay is required. This package includes round-trip coach class service for two from participating destinations in Canada* to anywhere in the 48 contiguous United States, subject to availability. Miles cannot be utilized to upgrade these coach class certificates to a higher level of service.

Airfare taxes are the responsibility of the purchaser. Any airport departure taxes, fees or fuel surcharges (if charged) are the responsibility of the purchaser. Ground transportation is not included in this package.

The following blackout dates apply: The weeks of New Year’s, U.S. & Canadian Thanksgiving and Christmas. 

Travel must be booked within 12 months from date of purchase. Reservations are subject to availability. All packages have a no refund policy. Suggested retail value is calculated using tariff air rates.

*Participating departure destinations in Canada: Calgary, Edmonton, Vancouver, Montreal, Regina, Saskatoon, Toronto, Ottawa, Halifax and Winnipeg. 

Package Redemption

Your auction package redemption voucher will be emailed to you. Please allow 15 days for your redemption voucher to be delivered from the time payment is received. You will need your redemption voucher number when contacting our concierge department for booking your travel. Travel needs to be booked within one year. As well travel must be booked a minimum of 60 days in advance and reservations are subject to availability. All certificates should be handled with care as they are the same as cash and non-refundable. Auction packages cannot be resold.