THE LIFT EXPERIENCE
FLY THE SIM
BIREF & PREFIGHT
Check in at the LIFT location coming soon to your city. Before your first flight, you'll sign a waiver and watch our orientation and safety videos.
TRAIN IN THE SIM
Before you fly, you'll get comfortable with the basics in our virtual reality flight simulator, and then you'll take a skills and knowledge proficiency test (don't worry, it's easy!)
Next you'll do a preflight briefing with your flight controller and remote safety pilot, who will answer any questions you have.
Our ground crew will walk you out to your aircraft, assist you with the simple preflight checklist in the LIFT app on your smartphone, and then get you boarded and buckled in. As your ground tech steps away, your heart will start racing as you feel a rush of adrenaline.
After typing your passcode into the touchscreen, the aircraft will go through automated system checks and you'll see your flight mode options based on your flight experience level from 1, Beginner, to 10, Top Gun. Your flight controller is talking you through every move through your Bose noise cancelling headset.When your aircraft let's you know your ready for liftoff......
FLIGHT & MODES
When in Beginner mode, you will go through an on screen tutorial - learning manuvers just like in the simulator. After the tutorial, you will be free to fly around the designated, geofenced flight area for the remainder of your 10-15 minute flight. The entire flight area is geospacially mapped so your aircraft will not let ..........
Back at the Skyport, your friends are watching your real time video feed and flight on a map, or they can watch you fly from our outdoor observation decks while waiting for their turn.
Every second of your flight is monitored by our highly trained and licensed primary and secondary flight controllers, whom you'll have full duplex voice communication with and can take over remote control of your aircraft at any time, if necessary.