One of the greatest adventures is skydiving giving people the feeling of flight and thrill. Los Angeles is one of the more beautiful landscapes to tour from up above. The mountains and beach, Downtown and city landmarks are some of the more spectacular sights. The idea of skydiving took the plunge in the late 1700s. Today skydiving enthusiasts participate in competitive, extreme, formation, tandem and skysurfing. Skydiving schools make the experience, first and foremost safe, and exhilarating. There are several schools in the Los Angeles area to check out when you are ready to take flight.
Stepping out of a plane at 13,000 feet takes some courage, but these skydiving facilities will get you to the drop zone safely.
When Vernon Maynard’s friends asked him what he wished he had done in his 100 years of life, the Southern California man said he had always wanted to jump from a plane with a parachute.
Here are five of the best flying adventures near Orange County that are sure to leave you a little light-headed.
The Camp Pendleton Marine who died in a skydiving accident in Perris Tuesday has been identified as a 26-year-old man from Burlington, Colo.
A Camp Pendleton Marine died in a skydiving accident Tuesday afternoon near Perris Valley Airport.