Newsletter December 2009

Skydive Spain is pleased to announce that one of it's fleet of Dornier G92's - a twin turbine aircraft reaching an altitude of 15,000ft in under 13 minutes - is based permanently at Skydive Spain for the spring and summer season.

This month's newsletter was provided by Jonno Horne, Skydive Spain resident FAA Master Rigger, BPA Rigger, USPA and BPA AFF, Static Line, Tandem and IAD Instructor. BPA and USPA FS Coach and Canopy Coach. USPA S&TA. JAA private pilot. Cycling proficiency holder. 100m Swimming badge.

Read on for more of what's been happening at our DZ this month.

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Welcome to the December newsletter from Skydive Spain. This month we have the now world famous Skydive Spain Christmas Boogie starting. The organisers are starting to arrive so far we have Andrew Lovemore and Jim Harris here.

We now have three of the monster Dornier G92s, 15 place twin turbine aircraft that takes 12 minutes to 15,000ft (4600m) ready and waiting for you.

Team Satori is arriving with several 4 way teams for the Satori academy.

Bollullos XXL our home 4 way team will be training several times this month.

Marcus Laser is here with a USPA coach and AFF instructor course.

The safe flight canopy course run by Jim Harris this month will teach you how to land your canopy comfortably in nil winds and how to land on your rear risers.



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Congratulations to Ron from Holland who passes his USPA AFF instructor course with flying colours with the assistance of USPA AFF course director Marcus Laser. If you are interested in being an instructor either tandem, AFF or coach then visit the diary of events at the top of this page.

The requirements to attend a USPA AFF course are: you need to be a USPA member, 18 years of age, have a C licence or foreign equivalent and have 6 hours of freefall time. See Instructors academy facebook page for more details or contact them direct at

The requirements to attend a USPA Tandem course are: 18 years of age, 500 jumps on a ram air canopy, 3 years in the sport, have a D licence and a class 2 medical. See Instructors Academy on facebook for more details or contact them direct at



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