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Skydiving Fatalities : 2006 : North America

2006: North America

Date Country Category Cause of Death
2006-12-31 | United States | Landing | Low turn to avoid a canopy collision
2006-12-30 | United States | Landing | Canopy collision and collapse at 200 feet
2006-11-25 | United States | Landing | Hard landing while making a low turn
2006-10-28 | United States | Landing | Hard landing while making a low turn
2006-09-10 | United States | Reserve Problems | Instructor - Tandem Reserve line twists
2006-09-10 | United States | Reserve Problems | Student - Tandem Reserve with line twists
2006-10-20 | United States | Landing | Hard landing while making a low turn
2006-08-26 | United States | Other | Canopy spun to the ground
2006-08-20 | United States | No Pull | Failed to deploy either parachute
2006-07-26 | United States | Landing | Flew into parked truck
2006-07-24 | United States | Landing | Hard landing while making a low turn
2006-07-22 | United States | Collision | Canopy collision on opening
2006-07-22 | United States | Reserve Problems | Possible tension knots on reserve
2006-05-27 | United States | Collision | Canopy collision and collapse at 200 feet
2006-05-27 | United States | Other | Fell out of harness during tandem jump
2006-05-27 | United States | Landing | Low toggle turn
2006-05-21 | United States | | Low reserve pull
2006-04-23 | United States | Malfunction | Low cutaway, reserve did not have time to inflate
2006-01-15 | United States | No Pull | Failed to deploy either parachute
2006-01-06 | United States | Other | Drowning - Tandem Instructor
2006-01-06 | United States | Other | Drowning - Tandem Passenger