Indulge your curiosity and passion for flight with a totally ‘hands on’ experience! Experience flight from the Captains seat as Pilot in Command of one of the most successful aircraft ever produced, the Boeing 737.
Most people have a passing interest in flight and some have a passionate interest in flight!
Atlantic AirVenture Aviation Centre in Shannon is the place to indulge your curiosity or passion for flight with a mix of past and present aviation wonders and a totally ‘hands on’ experience!
Flight Simulation Experiences
Have you ever wondered what it would be like to fly a jet airliner? Experience flight on a full scale with our Boeing 737-800 Flight Simulator.
Our737 NG flight simulator is constructed using the cockpit section of a real aircraft which was in service for over 30 years, the flight deck features many original Boeing parts such as the control columns and throttle which add to the incredible realismof this unforgettable experience.
You can take a virtual flying lesson on a typical training aircraft with a qualified pilot or for the budding aerobatic pilots and thrill seekers out there we have a challenge that you might like!
Fly the Red Bull Extra 300 in a race to from JFK Airport to the Statue of liberty and then under the Brooklyn Bridge!
Flying Challenges for all kinds of groups of adults and children for a really different day out!
We have great packages for corporate teambuilding, social club outings and special needs groups to stags and hens and family occasions like kids birthdays, communions and confirmations.. There’s a flight experience for everyone!
Don't forget to visit our Aviation Museum where you can learn about Shannon Airport’s unique history and contribution to global aviation.
Aviation Education Centre
Link Road, Shannon, County Clare
(20 minutes from Limerick)