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Skydiving Fatalities

The Dropzone.com Skydiving Fatalities Database is maintained for educational purposes. It is an unofficial record of fatal skydiving accidents since January 1, 2004. Dropzone.com does not guarantee the accuracy of information or skydiving statistics posted here. Read the Terms of Use before you proceed.

Fatalities by Year

2004 (71)
2005 (64)
2006 (60)
2007 (64)
2008 (64)
2009 (68)
2010 (54)
2011 (56)
2012 (53)
2013 (58)
2014 (25)


5 Most Recent Fatal Skydiving Incidents:

Date Country Category Cause of Death
2014-06-03 France Collision Canopy Collision
2014-05-31 Germany Landing Hard landing without any canopy input
2014-05-30 United States Unknown Military - Unknown
2014-05-25 United States Malfunction Main/Reserve Entaglement
2014-05-25 England Other Medical

Total Fatalities since January 1, 2004

Total Skydiving Fatalities since 1 January 2004

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