Licensed Skydivers Requirements for Spring & Fall 2015 at the Palm Drop Zone
NEW: Starting January 1, 2015, all fun jumpers skydiving at the Palm DZ must fill out a waiver. The waiver is available at our registration desk. A drop zone briefing will be provided as well as your parachute inspected.
Our Palm DZ is open to all the fun jumpers with 300 jumps or more and a USPA C license (or its FAI equivalent) all year round. Sport jumpers must provide proof of Flight–1 101 & 102 canopy control courses or their equivalent.
(If you don’t have these requirements, kindly consider Skydive Dubai Desert Campus. You can contact them about required documents by emailing them at firstname.lastname@example.org.)
Documents Required By Skydive Dubai Palm DZ Manifest Upon Arrival:
Current Log Book with all jumps and signatures.
Flight-1 certification from 101 and 102 canopy control courses
Valid Licenses and memberships
Third party liability insurance
Personal injury insurance
Insurance Resources for the UAE:
Bupa International: http://www.bupa-intl.com
International Health Insurance Companies:
Skydive Dubai is located between Dubai Marina and JBR (Jumeirah Beach Residences); the entrance to the drop zone is off Al Sufouh road, just before the Habtoor Grand hotel. Click here to be taken to our location map: http://www.skydivedubai.ae/contact-us.html#panel-directions
Driving: from Sheikh Zayed Road, take exit 32 and follow the tourist signs to the Palm Drop Zone on Al Sufouh Rd.The turn into our drop zone is marked with signs & is just before Habtoor Grand Resort & Spa.
Nearest Metro Station: DAMAC Properties. When exiting the metro station you can hop onto the Dubai bus. It will go past the Palm DZ on Al Sufouh Rd .
Nearest Tram stop to Skydive Dubai is at Station 7- Mina Al Seyahi and then it’s a short walk over the bridge to Skydive Dubai
Taxis: Call +97142080808 to book one when you are ready to leave.When leaving, It’s best to call for a taxi before you reach our parking lot. Kindly note that the Habtoor Grand also has taxis – public & private available for hire.
Rigging Loft hours as of January 1, 2015:
Monday through Saturday, 8am-4pm.
Jump ticket prices and more:
We encourage fun jumpers new to Skydive Dubai to check out the experienced section of our website for jump ticket prices and other services offered at our drop zones: http://www.skydivedubai.ae/experienced.html
Planning to come with a large fun jumper group? Please email Manifest at email@example.com with the details.
For those looking for information about a first time skydive, please click here.
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February 06, 2018
Dubai Tour is a professional cycling race will take place from February 6 – 10 with all five (5) stages starting from the Palm DZ location.
The 2018 edition is the fifth and is now ready to be even more spectacular and full of champions.
The best teams and the best riders will offer the World an amazing competition and a magnificent showcase of Dubai.
Visit http://www.facebook.com/events/143316416351686/ to stay tuned for more information as it becomes available about how this event will affect operations at the Palm DZ during this event.
The power and passion of cycling will be on show with free entry.
Seeking official information about the Dubai Tour? Visit the Dubai Tour website for all the official event information. You can find them at http://www.dubaitour.com/.
Dubai Tour is organized by Dubai Sports Council in partnership with RCS Sport and Events JLT.
WHAT IS THE PROCESS TO BECOME A LICENSED SKYDIVER?
The first thing you need to do is take our Accelerated Free Fall Course (AFF). Afterwards you work towards you’re A (25 jumps), B (100 jumps), C (200 jumps) and D (500 jumps) license by fulfilling the requirements for each.