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Discussing Jet-Powered Wingsuit Flying With Jarno McCordia

Discussing Jet-Powered Wingsuit Flying With Jarno McCordia - 2017-03-20 by Joel Strickland  new 

As one of the most experienced pilots in the world, Jarno McCordia is continually involved with things at the pointy end of wingsuit flight. Following on from providing ...Read Moremore

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African Sky Blue - Skydive Diani’s 3rd Anniversary Boogie (Part 2) 
2017-03-14 by Annette O'Neil

Steady and organic as it has been for three years running, the growth for this particular event is a little more along the “exponential” lines. The ...Read Moremore

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African Sky Blue - Skydive Diani’s 3rd Anniversary Boogie (Part 1) 
2017-03-13 by Annette O'Neil

For a moment, nothing happens. We just stare at each other across the patio table: two primates who want breakfast and are a little startled to find ...Read Moremore

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Angled Wingsuit Windtunnel To Open in Stockholm 
2017-03-08 by Joel Strickland

With more than four thousand jumps over the last fourteen years, Jarno McCordia is one of the most experienced and highly respected wingsuit pilots ...Read Moremore

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Learning About Weather: Part 4 - The Small Picture 
2017-02-27 by Joel Strickland

It is easy to think of the weather as just being big. All too often as skydivers we assess things in very general terms without really worrying too ...Read Moremore

Skydiving Today

Skydiving is one of the most popular action sports known to adrenalin and adventure seekers alike. Most "bucket list" jumpers who simply want to experience the beauty of free fall once, will get their first introduction to skydiving through a tandem jump, sometimes also called a tandem skydive. It's not uncommon for people to move straight into AFF or static line training, the two most common skydiving training progression programs for students to become fully certified as skydivers and participate in the sport on their own terms.

Skydiving activities take place around drop zones or a skydiving center, usually found at an airport where aircraft takes groups of skydivers up into the air so they can perform their jumps. Aircraft vary in type and size depending on the size of the drop zone.