Touring NJ 1000 Feet Up
Last Weekend, my husband and I decided to travel the state of New Jersey together.
By car? By taxi? By uber?
Actually by plane!
For those who don’t know, my husband has his pilot’s license. In the few years, we’ve been together; we’ve never flown in a private airplane together. I never knew that you could rent planes and fly them around. It makes sense, I just never thought about it.
We decided to fly to Cape May, grab dinner and fly back.
I was so nervous to go up. It’s one thing to trust someone driving a car, but flying was a whole different ballpark. It was thrilling to sit in the cockpit and watch the takeoff and landing.
I’ve only traveled through commercial flights so before last weekend; I’ve had never flown on such a small aircraft before. It was a two-seater, and we were squished together. Many private planes are smaller and weigh less than cars.
We flew above 1000 feet over the ground so we could notice different sights and areas we had driven through. I tried to find my friends houses that live along the shore.
We will be doing it again and who knows maybe the theme of this blog will become running, planes and diners.
For my first flight, I did pretty well. I thought I might get motion sickness but didn’t. It was a lot of fun, and we will fly more together.
Questions for you:
Have you ever flown in a private airplane?
Do you like flying?