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Skydiving Fatalities : 2009 : Pacific : Hard landing under a spiraling main canopy

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Student on AFF hop-and-pop suffered line twists resulting in a spiralling canopy. The sky diver did not kick out the line twists or cut away and deploy the reserve and the AAD did not fire either.

The sky diver had a hard landing and did not PLF or brace for impact.


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