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November 2016

November 2016
photo by Rick Winkler | D-32647
At Skydive Elsinore in California, Taylor Cole, Eric Gallan, Sean Jones and Will Kitto of U.S. Canopy Formation Team Elsinore Too Wrapped Up make a practice jump to prepare for competing in the rotations event at the FAI World Parachuting Championships Mondial.

Features

On Home Turf: The FAI World Parachuting Championships Mondial 2016 by Eli Godwin more »

October 2016

October 2016
photo by Mike Carpenter| D-34137
Some of the best freeflyers in the U.S., Mike Bohn and Leland Procell of Team Flo, Chad Ross and Damian Germano of Zulu Foxtrot, Brent Witt and John Starkey of AXIS Freefl y, Andy Malchiodi of SoCal Converge and Keith Creedy join together to build a hybrid formation at GoJump Oceanside in California.

Features

Teamwork by Joel Strickland
18,000 Jumpable Days—Skydiving For 50-Plus Years: Rudi Krenz by Annette O'Neil more »

September 2016

September 2016
photo by Ralph Turner | C-43075
Sarah Endricks skysurfs on Keith Portela while exiting over Skydive Miami in Homestead, Florida.

Features

USPA Board Comes Home to Virginia a USPA Staff Report
Happy 70th USPA! a USPA Staff Report
The King of Lost Prairie - Dick Rapacilo's Story by Annette O'Neil
There's a Revolution In the Air a Parachutist Photo Essay more »

August 2016

August 2016
photo by Paul-Henry De Baere | D-30471
Omar Alhegelan takes freeflying to the Himalayas during the May 2016 Skydive Everest expedition in Nepal.

Features

Introducing... The Make-A-Save Campaign by Jim Crouch
Going Out in Style -- The 2016 USPA National Parachuting Championships by Eli Godwin and Lindy Leach more »

July 2016

July 2016
photo by Caroline Layne | D-14528 for Norman Kent Productions
On Flag Day, Team Fastrax performs a demo jump into downtown Philadelpia in front of Independence Hall, where the U.S. Declaration of Independence and Constitution were debated and adopted.

July 2016 | Volume 57, Number 7 | Issue 681 more »

June 2016

June 2016
photo by Norman Kent | D-8369
Jaime Tristancho (left) takes on Milton Pachon in a game of Quiddich during fi lming of a television commercial by Plan 9 Films for telecommunications company EBT at Skydive Colombia.

June 2016 | Volume 57, Number 6 | Issue 680 more »

May 2016

May 2016

May 2016 | Volume 57, Number 5 | Issue 679 more »

April 2016

April 2016
photo by Tom Sanders | D-6503
During the Party on the Playa II boogie in Tambor, Costa Rica, (clockwise from bottom left) Andy Harris, Mike Bess, Larenda Graham and Mark Schrag fly a 4-way over the Gulf of Nicoya.

April 2016 | Volume 57, Number 4 | Issue 678 more »

March 2016

March 2016
photo by Laszlo Andacs | D-22468
Zach Vasnick demonstrates that with great sport accuracy comes great responsibility (as well as the intermediate gold medal) at the USPA National Collegiate Parachuting Championships at Skydive Lake Wales in Florida.

March 2016 | Volume 57, Number 3 | Issue 677 more »

February 2016

February 2016

photo by Juan Mayer | D-26130

The U.S. Army Golden Knights 8-way formation skydiving team makes a practice jump for the World Air Games at Skydive Dubai in the United Arab Emirates, where the team took the gold medal and set a single-round world record of 33 points.

February 2016 | Volume 57, Number 2 | Issue 676 more »