Virage Aviation provides full flight training towards Private Pilot's Licence (PPL-A) and the Light Aircraft Pilot's Licence (LAPL). We have a team of experienced instructors at our well-equipped training facility at Beccles Aerodrome. 

We also provide trial flights with an instructor for those who wish to have an experience or take the controls.

We use our own Cessna 150 for training which is a proven aircraft for flight training and a popular option for those wishing to self hire.

Beccles Aerodrome is an excellent choice when learning to fly.  The facilities including a refurbished runway, restaurant and access to unrestricted class G airspace with dramatic coastal views. Student pilots can easily access nearby airports and airspace for their cross-country training in the wide un-congested training area of East Anglia.

Above all, we offer a warm welcome and friendly service together with extremely competitive rates for training.



Training, Trial Lessons and Experience Flights



£80 + Landing fee / 30 minutes

Enjoy a 30 minute flight experience with one of our qualified pilot members in our Cessna 150 flying in the local area. Further flight experience packages are available, please talk to a member of the team.


£99 + Landing fee / 30 minutes

Experience a 30 minute flying lesson (which can be logged towards your pilot's licence) where you will get to take the controls and fly our Cessna 150 aircraft aeroplane under the expert supervision of one of our experienced instructor. A full briefing will be given. An excellent and unforgettable gift experience.


£130 / Hour 

We offer one of the best value self-fly hire rates for qualified pilots to hire our Cessna 150. Enjoy access to the  unrestricted local airspace from our un-congested and well-equipped airfield and fly across the beautiful East Anglian countryside and coastal routes.


£160 / hour

Learn to fly in the un-cluttered airspace of East Anglia. Competitive training rates are available on our Cessna 150 to enable you to gain your pilot's licence. Tailored packages are available for every individual student including support with ground school and examinations as needed. Please contact us for more details.

Contact us on 07920067285 or email us at admin@virage-heli.co.uk for more information.