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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 (12)


5 Most Recent Fatal Skydiving Incidents:

Date Country Category Cause of Death
2014-04-20 United States Malfunction Parachute Malfunction
2014-04-12 United States Malfunction Two Out - Partial Cutaway
2014-04-03 United States Malfunction Low Cutaway from Malfunction
2014-03-31 United States Landing Dropped Toggle
2014-03-30 United States Collision Mid-Air Collision

Total Fatalities since January 1, 2004

Total Skydiving Fatalities since 1 January 2004

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