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I had always wanted to go skydiving but was incredibly nervous to actually do it, if I wasn't working here at Skydive Danielson I might not have ever done it. I was only working here for about a week...
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How do I book a group for 10 or more tandem skydives? Look no further! Check out the presentation below for answers on booking a group outing for tandem skydiving at Skydive Danielson.    ...
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How to Reserve a Tandem Skydive for a friend/loved one: Are you looking to book an appointment for someone you know to go skydiving? Follow our step-by-step tutorial on how to book a tandem...
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How To Choose A Skydiving Center We want to help you choose the skydiving center that is best for you. Check out a comparison of the skydiving centers found in New England. We Know Where You...
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How Many Tandems Before Solo? So, are you thinking about getting your skydiving license? At Skydive Danielson we offer an AFF program for people pursuing their license to skydive! Our skydive...
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Skydive Danielson is a top choice for Boston residents looking to make their first tandem skydive. What makes Boston skydivers head to Skydive Danielson for this bucket list adventure?  Altitude ...
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Nervous about making your first tandem skydive? You are not alone! A common question first time skydivers have for us is, "Is it hard to breathe while skydiving?" Lucky for you, breathing on a...
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What Does AFF Stand For? Accelerated Free Fall (AFF) is a skydiving training program for those pursuing a license to skydive on their own. The end goal is to achieve an 'A License' through the...
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Where Will I Land My Parachute? Arguably the most important part of a skydive is the landing. A tandem skydive consists of 3 parts: Free Fall, Parachute Ride and Landing. The landing area is a...
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How Many Parachutes?  The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) requires there to be a 2nd parachute in all skydiving equipment that has been certified and packed by a licensed FAA Parachute...
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One of the most frequently asked questions about skydiving is, "Can I bring my own camera with on my tandem skydive?" Read on to learn about skydiving regulations.  USPA Safety Regulations The...
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Who Makes The Rules? The #1 skydiving question that we are contacted about is, "Can my child skydive if they are under the age of 18?" Unfortunately, the answer is no. In the United States, all...
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Author: Nikia Lane   On my first skydive, at 26 years old, I imagined the worst of the worst!! I am the type of person who worries over each and every little thing. I put way too much thought...
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With opening day fast approaching just 7 days away I'd like to name 7 things that I look forward to at Skydive Danielson this season. Read on to find out what skydivers like myself are looking...
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My husband and I purchased Skydive Danielson in 2013. When we bought this company it came with just one airplane that held four skydivers. By the middle of our first season, we quickly realized that...
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The #1 question that customers call Skydive Danielson to ask is, "What does it feel like to skydive for the first time?" Believe it or not, skydiving does not feel like what most of our customers...
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Need a little motivation to try skydiving? We are always asking customers why they have decided to jump out of a perfectly good airplane. We've put together this list of the 10 most common reasons...
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$99 Hop N’ Pop Boogie! What a success on our $99 Hop N’ Pop Boogie day! This was a crazy fun all-day event starting at 10am and lasting until after sunset! We got some night jumps in because the fun...
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In anticipation of the upcoming season Skydive Danielson hosted their annual “Just Huck It! Wind Tunnel Invasion” camp at Sky Venture in Nashua, NH. 15 jumpers of all experience levels from AFF...
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December 16, 2015 - January 16, 2016  Well, as the majority of you all know the skydiving season ended the first week of November. This dreadful week is usually followed by the disbanding of the...
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Knowledge is power There are lots of stories out there about skydiving and everyone claims to know someone who's parachute didn't open. Don't believe everything you hear! With only 0.003...
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Whether you're turning 16 or 98 there is no reason to not live it up on your birthday. And I'd say our whole drop zone did just that last Wednesday in celebration of Mr. Tim Ryder's birthday. ...
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Flight-1 works with canopy pilots of all experience levels around the globe. Over one thousand skydivers in more than twelve different countries go through a flight-1 course each year. And this year...
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Last weekend we put on our second annual CRW Boogie. For those of you reading this and have no idea what I'm talking about it's Canopy Relative Work, which sums up to a whole bunch of awesomeness. If...
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So I finally made my 100th jump this past weekend, but let me tell how I ended up doing it here at Skydive Danielson and why it was so memorable! Skydive Danielson probably has no idea how much...
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Almost a year ago my husband Alex and I booked an appointment for a tandem skydive at Skydive Danielson. Our lives have changed in epic ways since then and we just celebrated our 100th jump together! ...
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Wow! What a great time we had here at Skydive Danielson with a visit from our new friends in the Fitchburg State University's Outdoor Adventure Club! 35 students bought skydiving tickets from the...
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Opening Day at Skydive Danielson was filled with new jumpers coming to check us out and old jumpers reuniting. After not seeing each other much of the winter everyone enjoyed hanging out with their...
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United States Parachute Association dropzones hold their annual Safety Day during the month of March. In addition to Safety Day, Skydive Danielson added a free AFF Ground School Refresher for the...
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Skydive Danielson hosted it's very first Wind Tunnel Basic Skills camp at Skyventure New Hampshire. This camp was geared towards our students in our training program and newer licensed jumpers. The...
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Welcome to the world Sebastian John Morris AKA Bash. Dropzone owners Rob and Laura Morris welcomed their baby boy into the world on November 19th at 1:30am. Bash will be seen at the DZ all summer...
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Where can I even begin?! What an amazing event here at Skydive Danielson. This was our first boogie and we sure made it count! Taylor Cole and Denis Zhuravkov hosted a beginner skill building CRW...
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A three day USPA Coach Course held by Xcel Skydiving instructor Laura Morris was held at Skydive Danielson. Eager coach course candidates joined the class ready to enter the world of skydiving...
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The end of the season party was a blast! It's always bitter sweet when the end of the season comes, friends who feel like family all go their separate winter ways. Some travel to warm Southern skies, ...
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What an amazing Wicked Wednesday we had! First of all, you can't beat $13 hop n pops, life just doesn't get any better than that! Stephanie and Jeremy H. (friends of Laura and Rob's) from Skydive...
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Our licensed jumpers had been requesting night skydives this season, so we waited until a full moon was on the calendar. We don't need much arm twisting to start up a bonfire and BBQ here at Skydive...
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After a beautiful day of jumping, the staff and fun jumpers at Skydive Danielson held a Cinco De Mayo party. Our one and only Pirate (AKA The Pilot) had his family in town to enjoy a fun night with...
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New season, new owners, trees cut down and a bonfire/bbq. Licensed skydivers from all over the New England area came to check out Skydive Danielson's grand opening for the 2013 season. Skydivers came...
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