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Blue Eye Aviation Club Ltd - CLOSED

| Darley Moor Airfield, Ashbourne DE6 2ET, England
+44 845 676 9358
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I've been waiting for 4 years and had my flight cancelled 8 times due to so called bad weather and... read more

Reviewed 4 February 2017
Chris b
via mobile
Blue Eye Aviation seems to have vanished after taking nearly £500 for a flight experience

We booked this for a gift for my father in law, the dam buster flight was £492.99 it was booked for... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2016
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good6%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible16%
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“tiger moth” (27 reviews)
“minute flight” (5 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
| Darley Moor Airfield, Ashbourne DE6 2ET, England
+44 845 676 9358
Reviews (62)
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Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

I've been waiting for 4 years and had my flight cancelled 8 times due to so called bad weather and have now found out this company has done a runner with everyone's money and vanished.

5  Thank Chris b
Reviewed 12 October 2016

We booked this for a gift for my father in law, the dam buster flight was £492.99 it was booked for today the 12.10.2016. The company seems to have vanished without trace. Please do not book with this company.I have contacted paypal to report them...More

18  Thank ManchesterOasis75
Reviewed 11 October 2016

I think that they have gone bust. Any information would be appreciated as I cannot contact them. I would advise every one to find out more information before booking. But I don't think that is now possible. I have made several enquiries to confirm. But...More

12  Thank Michael S
Reviewed 3 October 2016

I've noted with interest some of the negative reviews on here, people having to wait a few months for a flight, poor communication etc. I myself had to wait over two years for my flight and must admit I got pretty disgruntled about it looking...More

3  Thank Scott G
Reviewed 25 September 2016

This experience was bought for me by my wife for my 60th birthday. I was a little apprehensive as I prefer rather larger aircraft to fly in ,boeing 737 at least and these planes don't look that sturdy and your by no means totally enclosed....More

Thank Trevor S
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Followed in fathers footsteps!! He trained in a tiger moth initially during WW11 and it was great to be able to experience what it must have been like to fly back in the day. I thoroughly enjoyed the half hour flight, had an excellent instructor/pilot...More

Thank Stewart P
Reviewed 20 September 2016

My wife booked thr flight, had a great fight, brought the photos and video £52.00 expensive but worth it, only to find when I arrived home wrong video. That was on the Saturday 29/8/16, I have sent 4 emails asking to speck to manager, the...More

2  Thank ianjacob9
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Having just had a rather shocking conversation with a member of staff at this company it has taken me a few moments to get to grips with what she said. The company's point blank refusal to even discuss offering a refund to disgruntled customers is...More

10  Thank AmyMRich
Reviewed 16 September 2016

I bought the one hour 'Dambusters Flight' for my husband for Christmas. He was really looking forward to it. He booked the flight but couldn't get in until October but that was fine, demand was high and the weather had been bad the first part...More

Thank SallyAM64
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Like some of the other reviewers, I had to wait 5 times and 18 months for a final trip because of the weather, but unlike other reviewers, as a former pilot, I understood the reasons why . You just have to accept that wind, thunderstorms,...More

Thank Michael U
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