June 2010

June 2010
photo by Phil Peggs
At Skydive Moab in Utah, Jonathan Tagle lands his canopy on wingsuiter Jeff Nebelkopf's back as part of the Project XRW jumps held during the Operation Freefall event that raised funds for sexual assault prevention and healing programs.

June 2010 | Volume 51, Number 6 | Issue 608


The Secrets of D.B. Cooper, Part Two - Evidence of Absence by Musika Farnsworth
Totally Tubular - A Parachutist Pictorial
Trust the Sky: Celebrating 10 Years of Operation Freefall by Taya Weiss
That Elusive Diamond—The 2010 Back-to-the-Future Skydives by Jim McCormick
Building Castles in the Air—An Overview of Canopy Formation Skydiving by Damien Ristaino
Almost There—SOS Attempts 52-Way Record by Russ Manhold


Gearing Up by Ed Scott
How Skydiving Changed My Life by Heidi Barker
Richard "Rickster" Powell's Profile by Brian Giboney

Safety & Training

The Rating Corner - Water Training by Jim Crouch
Keep an Eye Out - Steering Lines and Toggles
Safety Check - Flying Camera by Jim Crouch
Ask a Rigger - Stowing the Slider by Kevin Gibson