Saturday, August 18, 2018


For the First Time Jumper

Learn about the methods to make a first jump and find USPA Group Member Dropzones near you.

For the Skydiver

Get news on regional and national happenings, the board, and competitions. Search for records and research awards.

For the Instructor

View the SIM, find downloads and resources for training and earning ratings, and login to your profile to see even more.

Thursday, August 2, 2018

39 Members to Run for USPA Board

As of August 2, 2018, 39 members will appear on the ballot in the upcoming election for USPA’s Board of Directors. All 22 seats on the board are up for grabs, with 18 members vying for the eight National Director slots and 21 members running as Regional Director candidates.

Thursday, July 19, 2018

USPA Partners With International Skydiving Museum

On Saturday, July 14, the U.S. Parachute Association became the official Host Country Affiliate of the International Skydiving Museum and Hall of Fame

Thursday, July 19, 2018

USPA Honors Members With Service Awards

The USPA Board also selected three recipients for its Gold Medal for Meritorious Service, awarded to individuals who have made significant contributions to the skydiving community. All of the esteemed recipients will receive their awards at dates and locations to be determined.

Sunday, July 15, 2018

USPA Summer Board Meeting Concludes

The USPA Board of Directors held its final meeting of the three-year term July 13-15 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Read more to see the meeting highlights.

Sunday, July 1, 2018

NAA Selects Skydiving World Record as “Most Memorable”

Each year, the National Aeronautic Association selects what it considers aviation's most memorable records from the previous year and honors those records at an event near Washington, D.C. 

Sunday, July 1, 2018

FAA Sides With USPA Member

The Federal Aviation Administration ruled in favor of a USPA member who sought airport access for his skydiving business in Romeo, Michigan.


The United States Parachute Association is a voluntary non-profit membership organization of individuals who enjoy and support the sport of skydiving. The association is incorporated in New York and follows the by-laws contained in the USPA Governance Manual.

Membership in USPA provides education that enhances safety, benefits that keep you secure, and services to keep you skydiving.