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Fly in a wind tunnelin Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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If you're still mentally not ready to jump from a plane, take a step towards skydiving, fly in a wind tunnel.
How to fly in a wind tunnel in Dubai
In aerotrube, you will experience a feeling of free fall as if you were parachuting. Here skydivers come up with new tricks and bring them to perfection.

You, too, can learn from your own experience how it is to fall from a great height while remaining on the ground.

How to do?

1. Mirdif is located at some distance from the center. To get here from the Burj Khalifa metro station, take a cab or rent a car to southeast along Al Safa St / D71. At the crossroads, keep to the left and follow signs to the Al Khail Rd / D68. On the D83 / D62 highway, go to Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Rd / E311 and drive along it until you see the center.

2. You will find the IFLY wind tunnel on the first floor, next to the Chili's and I Style Computers shops. As the employees of the service say, people from 3 to 103 years old are permitted to do it.

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3. You will be given a uniform and equipment - glasses and a helmet - and they will tell you how to behave inside the tunnel.

4. Rising air currents, moving at a speed of 250 km/h, will keep you in the air. If you already had experience of visiting a wind tunnel, you can practice some rolls, coups and other acrobatic stunts.

5. Upon completion, you will be given a certificate about jumping. This is not just a piece of paper. With it, you can get a 50 dirhams of discount for all the repeated "flights".

Flights in wind tunnel, Dubai

6. You will get a photo and video of your flight at an additional cost.

Where to do?

#40City Centre Mirdif in DubaiCity Centre Mirdif

A large shopping centre, where you can both have a good shopping and try extreme adventures. Besides a variety of shops, here you can find a famous attraction - iFly Dubai.

Location: Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Road (E311 Road)
Open hours: from Sunday to Wednesday from 10:00 am to 11:00 pm and from Thursday to Saturday from 10:00 am to 11:59 pm
Official website: http://www.citycentremirdif.com

When to do?

It is open from fom Sunday to Wednesday 10:00 to 22:00, from Thursday to Saturday - 10: 00-00: 00.

How much?

The first flight costs from 195 dirhams. All repeated flights - 145 dirhams.

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