Static Line Skydive Albany

Experience the Thrill of a Solo Static Line Freefall Over New York

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About This Experience

General Information hide

Leap from a plane and experience the thrill of skydiving all on your own! After a six hour ground training on safety and equipment at the Heber Airpark, you will be taken up to 4000 feet in a Cessna, a light aircraft. Once briefed, suited up and ready you will take the plunge.

The jump itself consists of a simple "poised" exit from the strut of the plane. As you fall away, the main canopy is deployed by a "static line" attached to the aircraft. You will experience approximately two to three seconds of falling as the parachute opens. After your parachute opens you will enjoy a scenic ride to the landing site in the center of Airway Meadows Saratoga Springs Golf Course

So take the plunge and experience freefalling about an hour from Albany, New York with this truly unforgettable gift!

Where It's Located hide

  • Gansevoort, New York

Who Is Included hide

Participants
The Static Line Skydive Albany Experience Gifts Certificate is valid for one participant, unless additional participants are added onto the certificate. You will be joined by additional participants.

Guests
This experience is not suitable for non-paying guests.

When It Is Offered hide

The Albany Static Line Skydives are offered on Saturdays year-round, subject to availability. Instruction typically begins at 9:00 AM.

How Long Is It hide

The Static Line Skydives in Albany, NY have an instruction time of roughly 6 hours, a 10 minute plane ride, a 5 second freefall and a 5 to 8 minute parachute ride and a total duration of approximately 7-9 hours (depending on weather).

Weather hide

The Albany Skydive may be rescheduled due to high winds, heavy rain, fog or other inclement weather.

What To Wear hide

Dress comfortably for the weather, flat rubber-soled shoes and layers are recommended for this adventure. High heels, sandals, boots and any shoes with ‘hook’ style laces are not permitted. You will be provided with a jump-suit to wear during the experience.

Additional Information hide

Participants must be 18 years of age or older with a valid Photo ID. Participation is limited to individuals weighing less than 3000lbs. Individuals who are pregnant, have broken bones or other physical conditions which are considered unsafe are not eligible to participate.

Participants will have in an earpiece to receive additional instruction and encouragement from the Instructor during the jump.

The consumption of alcohol or any illegal drug prior to skydiving is strictly prohibited. Please eat lightly and drink fluids on hot days. If you get air sick or car sick, Dramamine is suggested.

All jumpmasters and instructors have current USPA ratings. All staff members are professionals, chosen for their commitment to safety and customer satisfaction.

Participants are required to sign a Liability Release Form prior to flight.

ITEM/SKU NUMBER: XD-970-003

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Reservation Information hide

All changes to reservations for the Static Line Skydive Albany Experience require fourteen (14) days advance notice.

Xperience Certificates® cannot be exchanged once a reservation for the experience has been made.

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