February 2017

February 2017
photo by Willy Boeykens | USPA #10569
Phoenix-Fly team Need 4 Speed builds a formation during its five-day artistic wingsuit flying event at the Skydive Dubai Desert Campus in the United Arab Emirates.

Features

Earning the Women's Head-Down World Record by Jessica Brownlow
The Next Big Thing—Mixed Formation Skydiving is Ready to Take Over the World by Annette O'Neil
Up is the New Down—Part One: Head-Up Big Ways by Sharon Har-Noy
Skydive Arizona Wingsuit Rally First Edition 2016 a Parachutist Photo Essay
Playing Games at Zephyrhills a Parachutist Photo Essay

Columns

Gearing Up by Ed Scott
How Skydiving Changed My Life by Marcela Gallardo
Lewis "Lew" Sanborn D-1 Profile by Brian Giboney
Tales from the Bonfire—The Great Shoe Jump by Ann Armstrong-Ingoldsby

Safety & Training

The Rating Corner—Demonstrating Good Sense by Jim Crouch
Keep an Eye Out—Container Lock
Safety Check—Christmas Cameras  by Jim Crouch
Fundamentals of Flight—Head Up Side Slides by Axis Flight School