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July 29, 2019

So you're finally going to jump out of a perfectly good airplane!  Or maybe you're still on the fence. This article will help you navigate and set expectations for your first tandem. 

Before you arrive: 

     1. Eat a good breakfast, arriving at the Dropzone hungry...

March 28, 2019

Some adventures are better shared with friends or family, and skydiving is one of them! While coming alone to skydive is perfectly fine, most people want to share this experience with a loved one.  If you want to book multiple people to skydive, the easiest thing to do...

March 18, 2019

Kicking off the 2019 jump season, we held our annual USPA Safety Day meeting on March 9.  

For anyone living on the East Coast, especially in Virginia, it has been a long, wet winter and we are all itching to get back to jumping.  But before that can happen, we too...

March 12, 2019

Now that I have your attention, you can get your mind out of the gutter. We’re talking about the valuable “seconds” of freefall and why they’re better for everyone on a tandem skydive when the harness is properly adjusted.

As an examiner, I pay particular attention to h...

November 20, 2018

Black Friday 

Applicable to both Skydive Suffolk and Virginia Skydiving Center. 

Simply Choose which DZ you want to jump at, and click the corresponding links to book. 

$199 Tandem Skydive - Enter Code BLK2018 - Now until 6/01/19

$75 First Jump Course (Ground School) - No...

October 29, 2018

Ever heard someone say, "Pics or it didn't happen!"?

Basically, we live in a world where we want to see it to believe it, especially when it is something awesome...say, for instance, proof you went skydiving!

Well, here at Skydive Suffolk we give you two ways you can sho...

September 10, 2018

We are proud to have three different aircraft as part of the Skydive Suffolk team. 

Our chief pilot, Ross Leventhal, is skilled at flying each one. 

Ross has seen a lot of skydiving drop zones in his career and believes the aircraft at Skydive Suffolk are second to none.

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July 30, 2018

When Jin Prugsawan watched Angie Aragon, a female skydiving instructor, lead a canopy course at Skydive Perris in California, a light bulb went on in her head.

Jin thought, “Yes, if Angie can coach skydiving then I can too.”

Soon after, Jin and another Skydive Suffolk re...

July 2, 2018

Are you planning a summer vacation to the East Coast? Make sure Skydive Suffolk is at the top of your itinerary.

Every summer (and fall, winter and spring), people from across the US descend on our drop zone for a day they never forget! 

Hampton Roads people, you know we...

June 20, 2018

When you come to Skydive Suffolk for the adventure of a lifetime, you are paired with one of our expert tandem instructors who will be your guide through the entire experience.

It’s important to understand the critical role tandem instructors play every day in our Drop...

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