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Services for children and young people in Northamptonshire (aged 0-25) with special educational needs and disabilities.

Freedom In The Air - Accessible Flying For Disabled Young People, Northamptonshire

Type of service:
National Organisation
Address:
Cranfield Airfield, Building 162, Wharley End, Cranfield, Bedford, MK43 0JR
Telephone number:
01234 752 272
Service description:
Freedom in the Air makes the experience of flying more accessible for young people with disabilities who would otherwise not have had the opportunity. We organise Freedom Wings days for young people to introduce them to piloting a small aircraft.

Freedom Wings works with Cranfield Flying School and Cranfield University Department of Aerospace Engineering. The Flight Training facility is based at Cranfield Airport in Bedfordshire but its service covers Northamptonshire. The organisation is also starting to offer pilot training to disabled people.
Cost:
Contact provider for details
Age range:
8 years - 65 years
Languages:
English, French, Hindi, Polish
Opening hours:
Monday 09:00 - 19:00
Tuesday 09:00 - 19:00
Wednesday 09:00 - 19:00
Thursday 09:00 - 19:00
Friday 09:00 - 19:00
Saturday 09:00 - 19:00
Sunday 09:00 - 19:00
Eligibility criteria:
  • Age
  • Disability
Referral route:
  • Contact Service Direct
Last updated on:
24/04/2017

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