Tandem skydiving FAQs

  • Here at Skydive Danielson, we know that you have many questions about your tandem skydive. Here is our list of need-to-know skydiving FAQs:

  • Hours & Requirements

  • What are Skydive Danielson's hours?
    • 2019 Season - April 6th - October 72th
    • 7 days a week
    • Office hours daily from 9:00 AM - sunset
    • Skydiving appointments hourly
    • Appointment times: Book Your Jump
    • Have a large group and don't see availability? Contact us!
  • How old do you have to be to skydive?
    • 18 years old
    • Yes, even with parental consent. It is a regulation in the USA
  • What is the tandem skydiving weight limit?
    • 230 lbs or less (fully clothed)
    • 215 lbs or less (fully clothed) for the Learn To Skydive program
    • All customers are weighed prior to skydiving
    • Customers over the weight limit will have to come back another day to skydive once weight requirement is met
    • Weight limits are in place to ensure the safety of all participants
    • Read More: How Your Weight Affects Tandem Skydiving
  • What about physical fitness or disabilities?
    • Skydiving is something that many people can do, however sometimes the physical component of it is beyond a person's capabilities
    • Jump off a picnic table and land comfortably on your feet. Good to go? Great, skydiving is for you!
    • If you feel like that would be too much stress on your body, then skydiving may not be suitable for you
    • If you have a physical or mental impairment, please email our office with questions prior to booking - info@skydivedanielson.com
  • Skydiving Reservations

  • Do I need a reservation to skydive?
    • Yes, space is limited and seats book fast!
    • Call our office at 860-774-5867 or book online
    • A $50 (non-refundable) deposit person is required to book
    • Deposits are applied to your total cost of the skydive 
    • Deposits reserve your airplane seat
  • What time do I arrive, how long will I be there?
    • Your booked time is your ''Check In Time'' 
    • Arrive at your Check In Time
    • AFTER checking in prepare for:
    • Week days - 2-4 hours Weekends - 4-6 hours
    • Appointments can go faster as long as there are no delays due to weather, aircraft or other unforeseen circumstances, we like to over prepare you just in case!
    • Late appointments will be accommodated if we have time and will be placed at the end of the line
    • When participating in a weather related sport be prepared for delays
  • What if I need to reschedule my skydive?
    • 2 day notice required- $50 deposit will move with you to new time/date of your choosing
    • Less than 2 days notice - deposits are forfeited to cover empty seat in airplane