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Central Ohio summer fun
A view of The Ohio State Fair as photographed from the roof of the Ohio Historical Society in Columbus, Ohio.
Sat May 18, 2013
Derry soldier dies while parachuting
Officials said 1st Lt. Paul Demeo of Derry, N.H., died Tuesday at Womack Army Medical Center on base.
Fri May 17, 2013
Leap of faith: Skydiving nun jumps 10,000ft out of plane for charity
And far from being put off by the adrenalin rush of falling two miles to the ground, she has vowed to do it all over again when she hits 90.
Skydiving is never 'plane sailing'
Previous laboratory studies have observed that when an individual is repeatedly exposed to a stressful situation, such as public speaking or performing mental arithmetic in front of an audience, their physiological responses -- levels of arousal and stress hormones -- decrease as they become accustomed to it.
Thu May 16, 2013
Daily Journal/Sunday Journal
Heard It On The Street: Free falling from 13,000 feet
For those of you interested in stepping out of a Cessna 182 airplane that's about 12,500 to 13,000 feet above earth, I've got good news.
WGNO-TV New Orleans
Play of the Day: The Screaming Skydiver
We all know skydiving can be a scary venture for even the bravest of souls. So, having some trepidation about your jump is completely understandable.
Wed May 15, 2013
Google's Map Dive takes us on a virtual skydive across seven instances of Chrome
During Google's extended edition opening keynote this morning, there was a distinctive lack of skydiving.
Tue May 14, 2013
Skydiver Who Trains In Lake Elsinore Wins Gold in Canopy Piloting
News release from United States Parachute Association: TEMECULA, CA - May 13, 2013 - Temecula resident Justin Judd won the gold medal in the advanced distance event Friday at the 2013 U.S. Parachute Association National Skydiving Championships of Canopy Piloting at Skydive City Zephyrhills in Florida.
Mon May 13, 2013
The Otago Daily Times
Noise from aircraft defended
The thought a four-hour golf experience would be ruined by one and a-half minutes of noise from a skydiving operation is ''a huge imbalance'', the Environment Court heard in Queenstown yesterday.
Stuntman is celebrity of skydiving world
IT was almost exactly a year ago that film stuntman Gary Connery became the first person to complete a 2,400ft wingsuit jump without using a parachute.
Sun May 12, 2013
90-year-old U.S. Rep. Ralph Hall contemplates swimming English Channel
U.S. Rep. Ralph Hall, 90 years old, went skydiving last year wearing an American flag jumpsuit.
Local WWII Vet Celebrates 87th Birthday By Skydiving
A former Army paratrooper who fought in World War II made his first skydive in 57 years on Sunday at Dinwiddie County Airport.
Man jumps from broadcast tower on OSU campus
Police in Columbus say a 22-year-old man has been charged after parachuting off a 900-foot broadcast tower on the Ohio State University campus.
ANN's Daily Aero-Linx
Scouring the information super airways can sometimes be a tough, if educational, task for the Aero-News staff... but it also allows us to check out some truly neat and exciting sites, so it's not that bad a gig.
Sat May 11, 2013
Sponsored Content: Take a dive -- from the sky -- in Tecumseh
Many folks in Michigan who seek adrenaline rushes travel down to Cedar Point to ride roller coasters and other various thrill rides.
Jumpers skydive into an illegal pot garden
A team of smokejumpers parachuting into a fire in the mountains of Southern Oregon landed in an illegal marijuana garden being prepared for growing season.
Fri May 10, 2013
Los Angeles Times
'Iron Man 3': How VFX made 'barrel of monkeys' scene soar
So it turns out that rescuing a bunch of people sucked out of a hole in Air Force One at 30,000 feet is actually harder than Robert Downey Jr.
The Columbus Dispatch
Man jailed after parachuting off 893-foot OSU tower
Afternoon Update, sent weekday afternoons, keeps you up to date with breaking news and updates from later in the day.
2 injured parachuting from southern Idaho bridge
Twin Falls city spokesman Josh Palmer tells The Times-News the first man was injured about 1 p.m. Thursday when his parachute malfunctioned and he landed on rocks.
High altitude thank you to veterans on Armed Forces Day 2013
In recognition of our Armed Forces, Team Fastrax Professional Skydiving Team will be conducting multiple tandem jumps with local vets for an Armed Forces Day recognition event.