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iFly Announces San Diego Wind Tunnel - 2014-11-07 by Dropzone.com

iFly Announces San Diego Wind Tunnel iFly have announced that they will be adding another indoor skydiving facility to their already impressive portfolio, now consisting of 35 wind tunnels that span across 12 countries.
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Midwest skydivers reunion set for Labor Day Weekend - 2014-08-04 by admin

Midwest skydivers reunion set for Labor Day Weekend The Midwest Skydivers Reunion, a group of competitive teams from Michigan, Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, and Wisconsin that were actively competing in the '70s and '80s will be held Labor Day Weekend,...
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Around The Bonfire - Share Your Stories - 2014-07-29 by Dropzone.com

Around The Bonfire - Share Your Stories Melissa (Nelson) Lowe and Barry Williams are collecting skydiving stories of the past to create a book called, “Around the Bonfire – skydiving stories from the 1950s-1980s.” We know we’ve lost many...
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Skydive Tuskegee Hosting Fundraiser for Wounded Warrior - 2014-06-24 by Tyler Nelson

Skydive Tuskegee Hosting Fundraiser for Wounded Warrior On a vehicle patrol in the Korengal Valley, Afghanistan, on December 27th, 2007, SPC Jesse Murphree was ambushed in an IED attack. He was part of the 173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team stationed out...
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International Swoop League Competition 2014 - Results - 2014-06-05 by Dropzone.com

International Swoop League Competition 2014 - Results The Dubai International Swoop League (DISL) organised by Skydive Dubai and The Emirates Aerosports Federation (EAF), ended with a bang in April 2014. DISL is a platform that provides skydivers with a ...
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Skydive Ultra 2014 - What is your next adventure - 2013-11-26 by Mark Butler

Skydive Ultra 2014 - What is your next adventure Eric Friedman, a skydiver, an ultra-runner, and maybe just a little challenge starved, enjoyed running with a friend around their drop zone before a day of jumping. It was a regular habit and neither ...
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New iFly Indoor Skydiving Center Opens in Dallas, TX - 2013-11-20 by Dropzone.com

New iFly Indoor Skydiving Center Opens in Dallas, TX iFLY has continued its global expansion of vertical wind tunnel centers with the opening of iFly Dallas this week. The company, who now operate more than 27 facilities around the world cut the ribbon ...
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Eugene Skydivers and City of Creswell Find Common Ground - 2013-09-02 by Ronn Crow

Eugene Skydivers and the City of Creswell found a resolution to the long running dispute about skydivers landing on the Creswell Airport. On August 15, the city council addressed the matter during a...
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Sunpath - SPS B009 (23 May 2013) - 2013-05-31 by admin

Sunpath - SPS B009 (23 May 2013) Metal Flex Hosing (supplier of flexible metal housings) has recalled 195 total PS70104 .375” ID SS housings due to the ability of the coil to separate. 155 of these housings were received by Sun Path ...
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UPT - Sigma - #20132005 (20 May 2013) - 2013-05-20 by admin

All Tandem Vector and Sigma Tandem Parachute Systems manufactured by The Uninsured Relative Workshop, Inc., on which a Tandem Student Harness manufactured by Uninsured United Parachute...
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SKYPRO: Amazing Mobile App for the Real Skydiver! - 2013-05-12 by Paul Karaffa

SKYPRO: Amazing Mobile App for the Real Skydiver! SKYPRO is a new and exciting mobile application that has been released with everything you need to prep for jumps, calculate critical analytics, and sharpen your knowledge & skills.
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Canopies for Kids - 2013-02-21 by admin

Canopies for Kids Matt and Taryn launched Canopies for Kids in the Spring of 2012 with the mission of providing skydivers with the opportunity to take stuffed teddy bears along for their skydive. Their organization...
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Cypres 2 Service Bulletin - Jan 2013 - 2013-02-05 by admin

Cypres 2 Service Bulletin - Jan 2013 Airtec GmbH & Co. KG has become aware of a small number of CYPRES 2 units becoming “non-responsive." Although the subject units indicated a “0” (or the selected DZ setting) on the display, they were...
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Employment Opportunity at Skydive Arizona - 2013-01-17 by admin

Employment Opportunity at Skydive Arizona Skydive Arizona is looking for a self motivated, enthusiastic individual with marketing and graphic design experience. An ideal candidate would also have a skydiving background.
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In-Flight HUD to Assist Wingsuit Pilots - 2012-10-19 by admin

In-Flight HUD to Assist Wingsuit Pilots Recon Instruments, award winning innovator of Heads-up Display (HUD) technology for action sports, is excited to announce the limited release of an innovative HUD designed specifically for precision...
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Felix Baumgartner Sets Skydiving Record - 2012-10-14 by admin

Felix Baumgartner Sets Skydiving Record All eyes were fixed on Roswell, New Mexico on Sunday, where skydiver and BASE jumper Felix Baumgartner took part in one of the largest skydiving record attempts in history. The mission, named 'Red...
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Long Beach Resident to Receive National Skydiving Museum Trustees Award for Team80 - 2012-07-03 by admin

Long Beach Resident to Receive National Skydiving Museum Trustees Award for Team80 Pat Moorehead, 80, of Long Beach, CA, will be awarded with the National Skydiving Museum's Trustees Award during the museum's fundraising weekend celebration at Skydive Arizona, Eloy, November 10,...
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Eugene Skydivers files FAA part 16 complaint against City of Creswell and Airport - 2012-06-29 by admin

Eugene Skydivers files FAA part 16 complaint against City of Creswell and Airport CRESWELL, Ore—Eugene Skydivers owner and operator Urban Moore filed an FAA part 16 complaint against the City of Creswell and the Creswell Hobby Field in December 2011.
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Skydive Dubai Go Big with Go Fast - 2012-06-12 by admin

Skydive Dubai Go Big with Go Fast Skydive Dubai, the world's premiere skydiving center, in association with Go Fast, a global energy brand, showcased the world's most expensive billboard located in Downtown Dubai, yesterday, at 6pm....
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Red Beans & Ripcords - 2011-08-03 by admin

Mike Marcon has written of a time in the 1960's when sport parachuting, or "skydiving," as it is called today, was just starting to come into its own as a sport. In the U.S., Europe and across the...
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Contact Congress to Oppose User Fees for General Aviation - 2011-07-28 by USPA

Help to stop a bill being potential passed which could possibly cause a vast increase in general aviation and more specifically in skydiving related prices. The bill seeks to charge charge aircraft...
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CALLING DAVE BROWN!! - 2011-07-10 by DSE

Dave Brown, one of skydiving's champions in every sense, has disappeared. Please help us find Dave!
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Operation Toy Drop: Airborne Tradition Set to Explode in 13th Year - 2010-11-02 by admin

Thousands of toys and paratroopers, hundreds of volunteers, and more than a dozen aircraft come together December 10th and 11th at Fort Bragg in order to give back to the surrounding community.
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GoWear comes to the UK - 2010-09-21 by admin

Beginning in September, GoWear skydiving t-shirts from the USA will be available in the UK through Go-Wear (Europe) Ltd, a new company formed by UK skydiver Adrian Bond. “This will be good news for...
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