Saturday, July 11, 2020


USPA Group Member And Foreign Affiliate Drop Zone Locator

Des Moines Skydivers

  Winterset Municipal Airport (3Y3), Winterset, IA

3405 E 8th St
Des Moines IA 50316-1145 US

20 miles SW of Des Moines
1 mile to nearest hotel
  (515) 243-1711
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  Central Region
  1 Cessna 182

Only 15 minutes from I-35 and I-80. Open weekends and some weekdays--call the dropzone for jumping information. Full facilities including showers, A/C and heated hangar, gear rental and student as well as experienced jumper training. Only club owned and operated DZ in Iowa. Turbine aircraft available June-September. Home of the Couch Freaks.

Training Programs


Services & Amenities

Load Organizers
Rigger Service
Team Rooms
Bathhouse/Hot Showers
Equipment Rental/Sales
Internet Access


Flight-1 101, 102 and 309 Canopy Courses

  07/18/2020 - 07/20/2020

  Des Moines Skydivers   Des Moines Iowa

   Beau Riebe, Main Contact

Beau Riebe will be teaching Flight 101, 102 & 309 Canopy Courses at Des Moines Skydivers on the 18th, 19th & 20th of July 2020. Module 100 provides the cornerstone for safety & survival skills under canopy. Throughout this module you will learn the essential skills required for consistently accurate landings, various control inputs, how to deal with emergency situations and effectively managing air traffic. Flight 101 & 102 courses satisfy the requirements for USPA's Canopy Piloting Proficiency Card for your B license and go way above and beyond them. Flight 309 is a customized course catered to meet the student wherever they are in their canopy progression. Utilizing the complete catalog of Flight-1 course offerings, the instructor will customize the training progression and design the experience around the individual or group. Flight 101 - Saturday 18 July Flight 102 - Sunday 19 July Flight 309 - Monday 20 July To join, sign up here: 101 - 102 - 309 -