Do you validate the pilots registered on the platform?
When registering with us, pilots must provide the following information in order to be verified to use our service:
- a email address;
- a phone number,
- a home address;
- their pilot's licence and
- a medical certificate
The Pilot's Licence and Medical Certificate are checked and validated manually by our team.
This approach helps to improve the level of safety and trust within our community.If you would like any further information or if you have any questions, please feel free to contact us directly at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at +44 7782 358860 . We will be happy to assist you from Monday to Friday 8.30 am to 5.30 pm.
COVID-19 Pilots: Flying activity in the safest way.
A notice to pilots December 2021 Update: The GA guidance page on gov.uk has been updated to clarify the latest position, as well as the general travel guidance page. We are happy to announce that as per the UK Government guidance, General Aviation ...
How can I get in touch directly with the pilot?
While it's not required to send a pilot a message prior to booking, we always recommend doing so as it increases the chances of your booking being accepted by the pilot, so your unique flight experience can go ahead! It is also a great chance to tell ...
What costs can I share as a pilot?
Flight sharing is fully legal in the European Union according to the European Regulation (EU) No 965/2012 and it has been confirmed by the EASA itself in a letter to Wingly. Private pilots are allowed to share their flights and costs with passengers ...
Care of Passengers in General Aviation Aircraft - CAA Safety Sense July 2021
How do I book and pay for a flight?
It’s simple and straightforward to make a booking on Wingly: *You can also make multiple booking requests, which will allow you to increase your chances to book a flight. Please click here to learn how to do Multiple Bookings 1. Select the flight you ...
How can I validate my ID on my account?
You can validate your ID or passport directly on the Wingly website on your account. This can help your chances of your flight’s being accepted and helps the pilots know they will be flying with. To validate your ID: Make sure that you have a photo, ...
About Wingly and flight sharing
What is the concept of Wingly? Wingly is the first flight-sharing platform in Europe. Through our digital platform, we connect private pilots, offering vacant seats to passengers curious to discover Earth from above so that they can share the costs ...
How can I measure the reliability of a pilot?
One of the pillars of the Wingly community is trust and therefore transparency. That's why we have set up the following features to help improve trust on our platform: A rating and feedback system between users - passengers can leave reviews of ...
How is the price of a flight determined and what does it include?
How is the price of a flight determined? The pilots of the Wingly community are private pilots who offer to share the costs associated with the flight with you. They do not provide a commercial service and do not make any profit. Pilots are not ...
My booking was refused but I was still charged, when will I get my money back?
We are sorry to hear that your flight was refused: light aviation is subject to many constraints such as weather, aircraft availability, and aircraft mechanical inputs. In the case of booking refusal, you will of course be refunded to the method of ...