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What is One Day Pilot?
One Day Pilot program is special design for people who want to enjoy a once in a life-time experience by flying an aircraft or helicopter by doing it a hand on experience. It might be someone dream who wish to fly an aircraft or helicopter or it's your dream. Now, this is the opportunity for you to sign up the One Day Pilot flight experience or buy it as a Gift Vouchers to someone else to make the dream come true. Whether you enjoy a One Day Pilot Flight Experience or decide to continue your training to become a fully-qualified pilot, you will gain a great sense of achievement.
Is there an age limit?
We have no upper age limit. So long as you are fit and agile, e.g. that you can get in and out of a family car without assistance, then you will be able to fly with us. However, please be aware that participants on the One Day Pilot program must be 12 years of age or older. Passenger minimum 4 years old above.
Is there a height restriction?
To fly in any of the aircraft or Helicopters, you need to be a minimum of 5' tall and not taller than 6'4".
Is there a weight restriction?
For flights in the Robinson R44 there is a 264lbs (120kg) weight limit. Participants should notify OXBOLD prior to booking the flight date if a member of their party is over this weight.
Is One Day Pilot Safe?
Yes, if you know what you're doing and go through proper training and understand what the pilot ask you to do.
If I only have 1 person, can I still book the package?
Yes! You may. All flight required minimum 1 person prior time of booking.
Can I bring passengers along during my flight?
Yes! If you are flying in the Cessna 172, it has Two (2) more seats left and so it is possible for you to bring along INTERESTED PARTIES to observe your flight experience. The seat will be sold in additional price for each passenger/guest. If you require OXBOLD staff to help you to take picture and video during your flight experience, you must reserve 1 seat for us. However, you need to give us an advance notice on this arrangement!
Can I bring a camera along?
Yes! Flying in a helicopter is an amazing experience, so please feel free to bring along a camera. You can also ask friends to photograph/film you with the helicopter and watch you take off and return to the field.
How do I book my flight?
If you have received a Gift Voucher for a flight experience with OXBOLD Sports, you will need to contact us to arrange a mutually convenient date and time for your flight. Else you just need to send in an email to book, we have a few questions for you to fill into the booking form on top of this page.
How long is my voucher valid for?
All vouchers are valid for 6 months unless special cases. Vouchers may be extended for a period of two more months at an additional cost of RM50 payable prior to the voucher expiry date.
Can I upgrade my voucher?
Yes you can! If you would like to add extra time to your voucher or fly in a larger aircraft, all you have to do is let us know when you contact us to arrange your flight experience. You can then pay the additional cost incurred when you upgrade it.
Can I transfer my voucher?
Yes your voucher is transferable! You can change the name on the voucher and transfer it to another person, but you must notify OXBOLD Sports at least 48 hours before the flight.
Can I book more flight experiences or extend the duration of my flights?
You certainly can! If you enjoy your experience in a helicopter, then why not continue your experience in Fix Wing Aircraft experience OR keep learning and go for a Private Pilot License (PPL). To extend the duration of your fly time, just pay the balance of the package rate.
How fit do I need to be?
When flying with OXBOLD Sports, it is expected that you are agile - i.e. you should be able to get in and out of a family car unassisted. The flight may not be suitable for persons who are pregnant, suffer from epilepsy, recent head injuries, recurrent fainting, blackouts, high blood pressure, heart conditions or back problems. If in any doubt participants should seek the medical advice of their GP prior to booking.
What should I wear?
Casual & Smart: Trousers, long jeans, T-shirt,. Sport Shoes
What happens if there is bad weather?
Lightning: In the event of a locally severe lightning storm, flight may stop or wait for rain stop. Flight may be delayed if a storm is occuring at the airport / fly zone. All flight will be approved by the Control Tower and it's out of pilot and OXBOLD control and knowledge. If the rain keep continue and flight may be cancelled or postpone to a later date. In the case of a flight cancellation, guests are offered the option to reschedule or receive a full refund.
What forms of payment do you accept?
We accept CASH payment as well as cheque prior to your flight date. Credit and Debit cards are done in the PayPal via our website.
What does the package rate cover?
Brief theory of flight, aircraft introduction, rules of the air and radiotelephony before the flight. 30 minutes flight time which you will have hand on flight experience beside take-off and landing. If our pilot felt you are confident to handle the landing, you will that special chance as well.


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