Fly in MiG-29."Edge of Space" and Aerobatics experience in MiG-29!
We, that is "Space Tourism LTD", together with Sokol Airbase created and developed this unique Program consisting of flying to the "Edge of Space" combined with the experience of aerobatic maneuvers in a MiG-29 fighter jet. This program has existed for several years. Why did we create this program? We have had unprecedented numbers of Requests from people who are already our customers, to satisfy two goals – to reach the stratosphere (an altitude of 17-18 km) and also have a high performance aerobatics experience, on top!
At the same time, the demand for flights to the stratosphere keep growing and that is why we provide the Aerobatic maneuvers and Edge of Space program in MiG-29 which consists of two parts.
The Aerobatic maneuvers and Edge of Space adventure, including the pre-flight preparations, in a MiG-29 "Fulcrum" fighter jet lasts 3-hours but the memories, stay with you for your whole life. You will see the Earth from this tremendous altitude. You can see the highly distinctive boundary between the blue sky and black outer-space. Feel the adrenaline rush as you reach the Edge of Space at supersonic speeds! Now, the MiG-29 "Fulcrum" flight includes several aerobatic maneuvers – from basic to the most advanced – will be performed… the level of difficulty will be adjust according to your health! Maneuvers such as Flying Inverted, Hammer Head, Roll, Loop, Low Level Pass and others, will be made. The flight program for the MiG-29 lasts 40 minutes.
The pre-flight preparations in MiG-29 will take about half an hour. You can discuss with the pilot flight program; your blood-pressure will be taken and you will put on a pressure-suit, a helmet and an oxygen mask. Once suited up and ready, you will be ferried to the airfield to examine this unique aircraft which has a place of honour in the world’s aircraft industry. Together with the pilot, you will check all plane’s moving parts and the air-surfaces. Your pilot will explain all the functions of the cockpit displays and instrumentation, in details.
After reaching its maximum altitude "Edge of "Space", MiG- 29 "Fulcrum" fighter jet will descend to an altitude of 5-6 km when the pilot will begin performing the aerobatics. These high aerobatics can be performed far from Sokol airbase but if your friends want be able to see the advanced aerobatics, with you aboard, then maneuvers will be performed right over the aerodrome. You will be in constant communication with the pilot and may modify the program or the type of aerobatics. G-forces might be between 3G and 9G.
The Edge of Space and Aerobatics in MiG-29 program is a very popular and unforgettable adventure. It will be a great gift for your friends or business partners.
Our "Space Tourism LTD" staff will escort you during your entire stay in Russia, starting with guide-interpreters and drivers, to the high class Sokol airbase test pilots who do not just provide the expertise and safety of your flight, but, with the best in Russian hospitality, too!
For our customer's convinience we created Tour Packages: