Tandem Skydiving

From: $225   

Location(s):

North Central State Airport, Smithfield, RI

Availability:

Mid-April through Mid-October:
Daily - 9:00 AM to Sunset

On this Tandem Skydiving adventure you will experience the exhilarating thrill of free-fall and the serene peace of a parachute ride over beautiful Rhode Island landscapes.

  • Experience begins with a 15 minute ground school to learn the basics of skydiving and flight
  • Leap from the plane at an altitude of 10,000 feet to enjoy 40 invigorating seconds of free fall at 120 mph!
  • Enjoya relaxing parachute ride with unbelievable views as you float down toward Earth
  • Friendly and experienced instructors are USPA certified


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Description:
Enjoy complete freedom and the most exhilarating experience of your life on a Tandem Skydiving adventure over beautiful Rhode Island.

As the aircraft reaches your jumping altitude, your instructor tells you its time. Your heart starts pounding from the adrenaline and excitement as you inch closer to the open aircraft door.

You peer over the edge and then, in a split second, you are on the most exciting thrill ride of your life with an expert instructor at your side.

As you fly through clouds at 120 mph, for 40 seconds, you feel a complete and total sense of freedom not found anywhere else in the world.

To top off the skydive, you'll glide to earth during a serene 5-10 minute ride from 5,500 feet under a parachute built for two. Unwind with incredible views of the beautiful landscape.



Key Info >

Essential Information:
Participants must be at least 18 years of age and weigh no more than 230 pounds.

A video and photo package is available for purchase the day of your experience for $95 per person. Please let your instructor know prior to your jump if you are interested in purchasing this package.

Gratuity for your instructor is not included but is appreciated if you enjoyed the experience.

Duration:
Plan on being at the drop zone for 2-3 hours.

Maximum Participants:
1 per jump

Spectators:
Yes! Spectators are welcome to watch from the ground.

Weather Dependent:
This experience is weather dependent. Always contact the Experience provider with any questions regarding weather conditions. Reservations cancelled due to weather will be rescheduled.

What to Wear:
Please wear comfortable clothing appropriate for weather conditions and sneakers.

Booking Information:
For this experience, it is recommended to request bookings at least 7 days in advance.

Cancellation Policy:
Prior to scheduling/booking a date for this experience, Cloud 9's standard return and exchange policy shall apply. Once you have scheduled a date and received a booking confirmation, no refunds will be given. Rescheduling is allowed up to 72 hours prior to your experience with the experience provider directly. Failure to appear on your booked date or to reschedule at least 72 hours prior to your booked date will result in the loss of the value of your experience. In the event your experience is canceled due to inclement weather you will reschedule your experience directly with your experience provider

Experience ID:
AIR-RDI-0001



View FAQ's >

  1. What does freefall feel like?
    Free fall does not feel like falling; it feels more like flying or floating. Some people say it's like windy zero gravity. Free fall will not cause someone to "lose" their stomach like a roller coaster and it rarely bothers those with a fear of heights.
  2. Is there an age requirement to participate?
    All participants must be at least 18 years of age. There are no exceptions.
  3. Is there a weight limit?
    Participants must weigh less than 230 lbs due to FAA and parachute regulations.
  4. Can I buy a video or photos?
    A video and photo package is available for purchase the day of your experience for $95 per person. Please let your instructor know prior to your jump if you are interested in purchasing this package.