Skydiving Newswire (Page 9)

Skydiving Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Skydiving. (Page 9)

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  1. Why SpaceX lands its rockets back on Earth after blasting them to spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2018 | Mashable

    Traditionally, rocket companies only use their rockets once, effectively wasting hardware that cost millions of dollars to build after just one use. These spent rockets are destined to either become space debris or fall back through Earth's atmosphere and burn up, leaving the charred leftovers to plummet into the ocean.


  2. Dubai ruler's daughter mysteriously vanishes after attempt to escape father's clutches, ex-spy saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2018 | Fox News

    ... has a strict curfew and was abused and imprisoned after trying to leave the Emirates. Latifa also spoke about her skydiving hobby. Kristen Cotton, 33, a sky-dive instructor and friend of Sheikha Latifa, told the Associated Press the woman in the ...


  3. In the newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2018 | Arkansas Online

    Casey Ellis, who drove from West Virginia to knock an item off her bucket list, said she won't be skydiving again after having to be rescued when a malfunctioning parachute left her and an instructor dangling from a tree near Salisbury, N.C.


  4. 'Rampage' High-flying fun shot in skies above OttawaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2018 | The Times

    ... a chuckle. “So we did it as best we could to recreate it.” Nelson was contacted from a friend in the skydiving industry who was looking for a cornfield backdrop for a skydiving sequence. The movie takes place in and around the Chicago ...


  5. Instead of stealing instruments, musicians turn to SpliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2018 | TechCrunch

    He tells me about some bedroom music producers who were "working at Olive Garden until they put sounds on Splice ." Soon they quit their jobs because they were earning enough from artists downloading those sounds to use in their songs.


  6. 'Something Was So Wrong': Photograph moments before fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2016 |

    EMMA is one of the few people in the world to survive a skydiving accident, after her instructor became strangled by cords and lost consciousness. Skydiving is one of the most nerve-wracking and exhilarating experiences for us humans to enjoy.


  7. The girl who fell from the sky: How Emma survived a skydiving accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | The New Zealand Herald

    On the go and no time to finish that story right now? Your News is the place for you to save content to read later from any device. Register with us and content you save will appear here so you can access them to read later.


  8. Ex-spy: Daughter of Dubai ruler missing since escape attempt Source: APRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2018 | Fox 23

    ... in Dubai later received the video to release if the escape went wrong. In the video, Sheikha Latifa talks of her skydiving hobby. Kristen Cotten, a 33-year-old skydive instructor and friend of Sheikha Latifa, told the AP the woman in the video and ...


  9. Parachute 'sabotaged by Army sergeant in bid to kill his wife' was...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2018 | Daily Mail

    ... unsuitable for many of the people jumping at Netheravon airfield. Mr Bayada said Mrs Cilliers, also a qualified skydiving instructor, was 'nothing other then professional' when it came to parachuting. Cilliers convinced her to stay and jump when she ...


  10. It's never too late for new experiencesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2018 | Kent Online

    A pensioner is proving it is never too late for new experiences, as she tackles an adrenaline-packed bucket list, which includes bungee jumping, parachuting and mountain climbing. Lynn Walters was able to tick off the first item earlier this month, when she was given a pitchside seat at her very first football match.


  11. Zil Air Orders Tecnam P2012 'Traveller' AircraftRead the original story

    Apr 6, 2018 | Aero-News Network

    Seychelles-based Zil Air has placed an order for a Tecnam P2012 Traveller aircraft, and is in further talks that may include the purchase of a second aircraft next year. Zil Air is a provider of aerial limo services in the Seychelles.


  12. Flight trainer flunked 2 9/11 hijackersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2018 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... his passion. He said the ink was practically still wet on his commercial pilot's license when he applied at the skydiving place from his boyhood. He flew on weekends and days off for Parachutes Over San Diego, dropping jumpers out of a modified ...


  13. Battle Royale: These massive hits are battling to be the biggest video game in the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2018 | Silicon Alley Insider

    With tens of millions of players each, both "Fortnite" and "PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds" are incredibly popular games in the nascent "Battle Royale" genre of video game. They're on consoles, and phones, and computers.


  14. Climbing one of Tasmania's challenging peaks, and jumping offRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2018 | ABC News

    It's a gruelling 46 kilometre, five-day trek to the 1,446 metre high summit, which overlooks the Franklin-Gordon Wild Rivers National Park. "I've been climbing and parachuting for a long time, and I've always wanted to have an adventure where I could combine a rock climbing and BASE jumping into the one a challenge," he said.


  15. Commercial Parachute Market: Recommendations to Companies for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2018 | SBWire

    ... aero sports globally. Also, as incomes continue to rise especially in emerging economies, more consumers will try skydiving, thus boosting the overall commercial demand for parachutes. For More Professional and Technical Industry Insights ...


  16. Select gamers can try out new 'War' mode for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2018 | Digital Trends

    PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds helped to popularize the "battle royale" genre that we've now seen absolutely explode, but there are evidently players who are interested in using the game's mechanics for a traditional deathmatch mode. It's now available to a select group of players as "War," and there's a chance you could try it out as well.


  17. Selmayr-gate: Storm in an EU teacupRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2018 |

    New Secretary-General of the Commission, German Martin Selmayr greets EU commission President Jean-Claude Juncker during weekly college meeting of the European commission in Brussels, Belgium, 7 March 2018. [Olivier Hoslet/EPA/EFE] Despite all the fury that rose after Martin Selmayr was appointed secretary-general of the Commission in February, one thing is now clear: the German official will keep his job, for now.


  18. Texas AG itching to appeal Motor Voter rulingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2018 | Chron

    ... rights laws protect LGBT individuals in the workplace. 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals The case stems from a skydiving employee who was fired by Altitude Express Inc. for disclosing his sexual orientation. They argued that he was not protected ...


  19. I love riding Big Star': meet Stallion AI founder Tullis MatsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2018 | Horse and Hound

    ... sure all the stallions have as normal a life as possible." Tullis spent many years working as a cameraman for the skydiving company that uses his land. "On Fridays and Saturdays I would collect from a stallion, go up to do a jump, then collect again ...


  20. 7 things to do and see in Kiama this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2018 | Kiama Independent

    Mountain is an unashamed documentary tribute to adventurers who are willing to risk their lives climbing the world's great heights. It provides astonishing vision of mountaineers, ice climbers, free soloists, speedflyers, heliskiers, snowboarders, wingsuiters and parachuting mountain bikers.