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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 (36)


5 Most Recent Fatal Skydiving Incidents:

Date Country Category Cause of Death
2014-07-30 United States Landing Collapsed canopy
2014-07-23 Russia Landing Hard landing while making a swoop landing
2014-07-22 United States Landing Military reenactmant
2014-07-20 United States Unknown Under Investigation
2014-07-06 United States No Pull Possible Suicide

Total Fatalities since January 1, 2004

Total Skydiving Fatalities since 1 January 2004

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