Safe Is It?
incidents on the whole are very rare (about 1 in every 80,000)
jumps. We go to great lengths to make your first skydive as safe as
possible. Due to the nature of the sport of skydiving, it would be
foolish to think that there are no inherent risks involved. (After
all, we are jumping out of airplanes). We have an excellent safety
record, and WE LOVE TO BRAG!!!! Call and ask about it.
are a USPA group member, which means only approved training methods,
modern equipment, and properly rated instructors will be used at our
instructors have been certified through extremely rigorous programs.
They each have thousands of jumps, and hold highly respected ratings
in skydiving. It's your right to see their rating cards, and they'll
be proud to show you. We take great pride in the safety record and
education of all our instructors.
of our skydiving systems (rigs) are of the highest quality, and are
maintained by FAA certified parachute riggers. All of our rigs
contain a backup parachute which is thoroughly inspected and
repacked by an FAA certificated parachute rigger every 180 days
(even if it hasn't been used).
of our student and tandem systems also contains a very modern
computerized device which is designed to automatically activate the
backup parachute at a predetermined altitude in the event that the
skydiver is unable to.