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Direct Enquiry and Booking Hotline: +44 (0)7411 747 272

Email: kevin.whitehead@gyrocopterexperience.com

Welcome to The Gyrocopter Experience - Algarve, Portugal
Gyrocopter Pilot Training to UK PPL(G) Standard - To book: - Call Kevin Whitehead on +44(0)7411 747272. (Kevin is currently standing in for Kevin Robinson in his absence)

Our Airfield

Our airfield is Lagos Municipal Airport,a grand title for a quiet airfield set right on the coast in Lagos on the beautiful Algarve coast. The airfield has a 500 metre tarmac runway. The facilities include our own club house with free internet access.

The airfield operates outside the Control zone and to the West of Faro airport and being close to the coast provides excellent views of this magnificent Atlantic coast line.

Meet the Staff

Kevin is a qualified Flying Instructor and examiner and Course Instructor for Gyrocopters he has flying experience spanning over 20 years.

He has been flying gyrocopters for over 16 years and been training for 8 years.

Kevin is qualified to fly both single-seat and tandem gyrocopters and has been part of The Gyrocopter Experience network of training schools for over 6 years.

Kevin, whilst spending much of his free time training still enjoys the opportunity to tour in these great machines. Previous trips saw him navigate across Europe flying through France, Belgium, Holland and Germany. Other adventures saw several trips to Kenya, Dubai and Qatar, a trip around the whole of the UK coast and the year before a trip to the South of France. "I feel the days of flying around your local area have now gone with this new generation of gyro's. They are capable tourers with good comfort levels and great endurance"

Kevin Robinson




Our Aircraft

We have a brand new MT sport at your disposal. Open cockpit flying in a great climate. Current cost is £149.00 per hour.


Fly to FARO airport and we can arrange transport to your local accommodation. Cost is €50 each way. Highly competitive for a door to door service.