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Inches From Death - Near Plane Collision - 2015-02-10 by Dropzone.com

Inches From Death - Near Plane Collision Despite having occurred late last year, a recently uploaded Youtube video showing an extremely close encounter between tandem instructor and passenger and the jumpship they just exited from, has gone viral. The 4 minute long video (including editing) was shot in October...

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The 12th Annual St. Patrick's Day Celebration Boogie - 2015-02-04 by Dropzone.com

The 12th Annual St. Patrick's Day Celebration Boogie The St. Patrick’s Day Celebration Boogie is one of the few stand alone, off DZ, events left. It was born from the original idea Chris Spence had for a backyard boogie, originally held in Bolingbroke,Ga for several years on New Year’s and July 4th. Spence had access to a...

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WindGames 2015 Results - 2015-01-27 by Dropzone.com

WindGames 2015 Results This weekend saw the first large indoor skydiving competition of the year kick off, with the 2015 WindGames. The event which ran from the 23rd to 24th of January, was held at the Windoor tunnel, located at Empuriabrava. There were over 30 teams from around the world...

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Niklas Hemlin - Breaking Boundaries - 2015-01-20 by Melissa Lowe

Niklas Hemlin - Breaking Boundaries Niklas Hemlin of Arizona Airspeed ventured out with a goal in mind and captured his first World Record - but not in belly flying, in the new category, Head Up. Not many long-term and committed belly flyers transition over to freeflying later in their skydiving careers....

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Sony Announce Two New Action Cams - 2015-01-14 by Dropzone.com

Sony Announce Two New Action Cams Sony have started off the first quarter of 2015 with a couple of action camera announcements that are likely to excite fans of the Sony series. At CES 2015, which was hosted last week, Sony unveiled two new models of action cameras, venturing into the 4k action cam market.

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12 Skydivers and Pilot Survive Plane Crash - 2015-01-08 by Dropzone.com

12 Skydivers and Pilot Survive Plane Crash A group of tandem skydivers, as well as a pilot managed to come out alive after a near disaster over Lake Taupo in New Zealand this week. Media sources reported on Wednesday that a group of 6 tandem instructors along with 6 clients were looking to perform jumps at Skydive...

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Jump Into The New Year with Skydive Live - 2015-01-07 by Skydive Live

Jump Into The New Year with Skydive Live Come on down Thursday night, January 15th, and hangout with us as we prepare for this fun-filled FOUR day weekend event. We have the fastest jump plane in the Florida panhandle - a PAC750 starting up at 9am on Friday, and a Cessna 182 for hop n’ pops.

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Turned On by Hypoxic - 2015-01-06 by Dropzone.com

Turned On by Hypoxic Hypoxic's crowd-funded Turned On units have begun shipping to dealers around the world, after a successful Kickstarter campaign in the middle of 2014. Say good bye to the question of whether or not your GoPro is recording.

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Dubai International Parachuting Championships - Day 9 & 10 - 2014-12-07 by Marta Molinska

Dubai International Parachuting Championships - Day 9 & 10 After completing 3 rounds of Zone Accuracy, 2 rounds of Speed-Distance, 2 rounds of Distance and 2 rounds of Speed - all swoopers were already relaxed. Out of 59 CP competitors only 22 decided to take part in Freestyle competition on the very last day of 5th DIPC in Dubai.

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