Skydive Dubai Desert Campus Now Open
The wait is finally over! Skydive Dubai’s Desert Campus DZ is now open for the 2018-2019 season.
Located on E66, also known as the Dubai-Al Ain road, the dropzone has returned with a full schedule.
So, what’s your level of adventure?
Would you like to go for a tandem skydive over Dubai’s magnificent dunes?
Would you like to learn how to skydive solo?
Would you like to learn something new, or improve your skill level as a licensed skydiver?
Whatever you choose, our Desert Campus DZ is your one-stop destination for all your skydiving fun!
The dropzone will also host its annual Safety Day on Friday, September 28. The event will start at 2 pm and is open to AFF students and licensed skydivers. Please visit the event page on the Desert Campus’ official Facebook page for more information.
Please note that the Desert Campus DZ will be closed on October 7 and will instead be open on October 8.
If you have any queries, please use the form on the Contact Us page to get in touch with our staff directly. We request that you give them at least 48 working hours to reply.
We are very excited and look forward to exploring Dubai’s skies with you during this 2018-2019 season!
The Desert Campus DZ will be open Tuesday to Sunday.
The manifest window will open at 6:30 am.
The first planeload will be at 7 am
Weather conditions permitting, skydiving will continue until 3 pm.
Please note that these hours are subject to weather conditions.
The hours of the DZ will change again in mid-to-late October.
October 7, 2018
December 25, 2018
January 1, 2019
Skydive Dubai is an adventure sports brand known for its extraordinary and innovative pursuit of excellence in aerial sports and has developed two of the foremost skydiving locations worldwide.
Skydive Dubai has been featured in the New York Times, Condé Nast Traveler, the Daily Mail, CNN and has been at the forefront of excellence in the sport of skydiving for a number of years. From First Jump Courses (FJC) where beginners learn to skydive solo, to world-class events, VIP packages, stunts, and once-in-a-lifetime experiences, Skydive Dubai has something for everyone!
– Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Creative Sports Award in the category of the best national sports in 2015.
– TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence, 2015 to 2017
– Skydive Dubai and Balloon Adventures UAE broke two official Guinness World Records in 2013 by dropping the most skydivers from a hot air balloon in one flight (40 skydivers) and simultaneously releasing the most skydivers at one time (25 skydivers). Watch now at http://youtu.be/BnvOygC2ayo
– Skydive Dubai sponsored Soul Flyers World Champions Vince Reffet and Fred Fugen break a new Guinness World Record in 2014 by BASE jumping from above the pinnacle of the World’s Tallest Building. Watch now at http://youtu.be/iD4qsWnjsNU
– Skydive Dubai athlete Ernesto Gainza, with landing the world’s smallest parachute, a JVX 35 sq. foot canopy entered Skydive Dubai into the Guinness World Record in 2014. Watch now at http://youtu.be/8gV7QO1ZKzI
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迪拜高空跳伞Skydive Dubai是一个充满挑战和创新的极限运动娱乐项目，迪拜高空跳伞Skydive Dubai拥有两个世界上最美的跳伞基地。
– 2015年Skydive Dubai荣获穆罕穆德·本·拉希德颁布的创新运动奖最佳国家运动奖项
迪拜高空跳伞Skydive Dubai和阿联酋热气球探险一起打破了两项吉尼斯世界纪录。在2013年40名跳伞者同时从一个热气球中跳伞，打破了25人同时跳伞的历史纪录。在Youtube观看视频： http://youtu.be/BnvOygC2ayo
迪拜高空跳伞 Skydive Dubai 赞助 Soul Flyers 世界冠军Vince Reffet和Fred Fugen于2014年打破了另一项吉尼斯世界纪录——从世界最高楼顶部定点跳伞。在Youtube观看视频： http://youtu.be/iD4qsWnjsNU
迪拜高空跳伞Skydive Dubai运动员Ernesto Gainza，2014年使用最小的 JVX 35 平方英尺降落伞成功降落，使Skydive Dubai打破了新的吉尼斯世界纪录。在Youtube观看视频： http://youtu.be/8gV7QO1ZKzI
February 21, 2019
Skydive Dubai Desert Campus is running instructional courses for coach, AFF, and tandem ratings during the 2018–2019 skydiving season.
If you’ve ever dreamed of working in skydiving this your chance to get your rating!
Click here http://www.skydivedubai.ae/school/tandem-instructor-courses.html to get in-depth information about the course.
The next tandem instructor rating course will take place at the Desert Campus from February 21 to 24.
(Actual class length is dependent on the number of students in the course and may be shorter than stated.)
To gain a rating as a tandem instructor you must have a D licence.
For more information or to sign-up, contact Skydive Dubai Desert Campus by logging on to skydivedubai.ae, use the contact form on the Desert Campus briefing page, and choose the “I want to take the Vector Sigma Tandem Certification Course” option.
Note, start and stop time is an estimate. Your instructor will confirm timings once you are confirmed for the course.
March 12, 2019
Live the dream and teach your passion! We will be offering the AFF instructor rating course on March 12 to 17.
The AFF instructional rating course is for those who have held a coach rating for a minimum of 12 months, or who have at least 500 skydives using a ram-air canopy.
Other requirements include, a C license, at least 6 hours logged freefall time and a copy of the Instructional Rating Manual (IRM), which can be downloaded for free from The United States Parachute Association’s website.
The AFF instructor proficiency card – found in the IRM – must also be fully completed prior to the course date.
For more information or to sign-up, contact the Desert Campus by logging on to skydivedubai.ae. Use the contact form on the Desert Campus briefing page, and choose the “I want to take the AFF Rating Course” option.
April 05, 2019
Skydive Dubai’s rating courses can take you from weekend warrior to professional skydiver.
We are offering a coach rating course and it will take place from April 5 to 7.
To gain a coach rating you must have a B license and a minimum of 100 skydives.
We have shared extensive information about the Coach Course here: http://www.skydivedubai.ae/school/instructional-ratings-courses.html.
To sign-up, stop in at the check-in desk at the DZ or contact us by logging on to skydivedubai.ae, use the contact form on the Desert Campus briefing page, and choose the “I want to take Coach Course” option.
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.