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The Slickest Rigs From PIA 2017 - 2017-02-24 by Dropzone.com new
Each year some of the manufacturers show off some unique and exciting rig designs at PIA, sometimes these rigs are actually able to be put into use, while others are ...more
The ProTrack II - A Detailed Look new
When falling through the sky it is not only a jolly good idea to have a little gizmo the beeps in your ear to remind you to do stuff - in many ...more
What's New - The Latest Gear at PIA 2017
We're at the PIA symposium this year, scouting out what the manufacturers have lined up for release this year, and we've managed to grab some images ...more
From Tunnel to Sky
Kirk Verner & Gary Peek
The advent of vertical wind tunnels has created not only an incredible new air sport, but has also provided us with a very realistic simulation of ...more
Learning About Weather: Part 3 - Upgrade Your Grey Matter
There are lots of things you can learn about on the Dropzone that will aid you understanding of how all the elements involved in a skydiving ...more
Lukasz Szymanski - Featured Photographer (63 Photos)
Skydiving is one of the most popular action sports known to adrenalin and adventure seekers alike. Most "bucket list" jumpers who simply want to experience the beauty of free fall once, will get their first introduction to skydiving through a tandem jump, sometimes also called a tandem skydive. It's not uncommon for people to move straight into AFF or static line training, the two most common skydiving training progression programs for students to become fully certified as skydivers and participate in the sport on their own terms.
Skydiving activities take place around drop zones or a skydiving center, usually found at an airport where aircraft takes groups of skydivers up into the air so they can perform their jumps. Aircraft vary in type and size depending on the size of the drop zone.