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Students and licensed skydivers of all skill and skydive levels are welcome to skydive at our Desert Dropzone. Please contact our team with any questions you may have about skydiving at the Desert Dropzone using the form below.

What to bring if you’re a licensed skydiver:

  • Valid photo ID
  • A signed and up-to-date log book
  • Memberships and licenses (from the same federation, when applicable) must be valid upon arrival
  • Your rig will need to be inspected by our riggers before you can manifest. The in-date reserve data card must be filled before manifesting (reserve repacks are available at our onsite rigging loft). AADs are mandatory (Cypress, Vigil and M2 are accepted, however, Argus is not accepted). If you plan to rent gear, please request this upon check-in.

Currency requirements:

  • Students and non-licensed skydivers need to have skydived in the last 30 days.
  • Licensed skydivers who have between 25 to 49 logged skydives need to have skydived in the last 60 days.
  • Licensed skydivers who have between 50 to 199 logged skydives need to have skydived in the last 90 days.
  • Licensed skydivers who have over 200 logged skydives need to have skydived within the last six months.

Please note, recurrency training and coached skydives are available. For more details please contact our staff directly using the form below.

Important

1. Locations & hours of operation remove_circle_outline add_circle_outline

Located outside Dubai, on E66 (Dubai-Al Ain Road), Near Margham, Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Visit the Contact Us page for a reference map.

The dropzone is currently closed for the summer and will reopen on September 27, 2019: Timings TBC.

All dates and timings listed are GMT+4 and are weather-permitting.

Skydive Dubai reserves the right to close its dropzones or cancel operations without prior notice. Skydive Dubai will not be responsible for any incidental expenses or consequential losses that anyone may incur as a result of planned or unexpected dropzone closures, including but not limited to visas, airline tickets, hotel, taxi fare, etc.

2. Pricing and rental information remove_circle_outline add_circle_outline

Pricing and rig rental information is shared in the Pricing section. Please note, packing tickets can be purchased from our Shop and jump tickets can be bought at the manifest window. If you plan to rent the gear you may request this when you check-in. Please note, rigs cannot be rented in advance.

Please contact our staff using the form below in case of any questions.  

3. Community newsletter remove_circle_outline add_circle_outline

Stay on top of the latest skydiving community news by subscribing to our skydivers’ newsletter. We also send out dropzone operations’ alerts through our newsletter. You can choose to receive these emails here

4. Accepted methods of payment remove_circle_outline add_circle_outline

We accept the following payment methods

  • UAE Dirhams
  • Debit cards
  • Visa and MasterCard Credit cards
  • UnionPay cards

 

We do not accept the following

  • Currency other than UAE
  • American Express cards

5. Refund policy remove_circle_outline add_circle_outline

To view our refund policy, please visit our Sales and refund policy page.

Courses & Coaching

1. B license courses – Canopy Course remove_circle_outline add_circle_outline

To be eligible for this course you must have a USPA A license and be current.

The course comprises five low-altitude jumps, which must be completed in one day, weather permitting.

2. B license courses – Water Training remove_circle_outline add_circle_outline

This course is usually organized on the same day as the B license canopy course. For more information on pricing and how to book, please contact our staff using the form below.

3. Advanced coaching – Formation Skydiving remove_circle_outline add_circle_outline

At the Desert Dropzone's Flight School, we offer Advanced FS Coaching to costumers who'd like to improve their group flying skills, want to be safely involved in bigger formations or want to compete in 4way FS discipline. Each jump is organized, with a pre-jump briefing, and video debrief after landing. 

We offer 1-on-1 coaching as well as group coaching if you’d like to share the day with your friends. Please note, the group must have similar experience and skill level.

4. Advanced coaching – Freefly remove_circle_outline add_circle_outline

At Skydive Dubai we offer coaching in all aspects of Freefly skydiving. From the basics of angle flying all the way to the skills necessary to safely participate in head-down formations. We take you through the fundamentals of the discipline and then help you to combine the different elements of Freefly into awesome, dynamic, multi-dimensional skydives.

Don't get stuck in a skydiving rut, get coaching and unleash your full freefly potential!

We offer 1-on-1 coaching as well as group coaching if you’d like to share the day with your friends. Please note, the group must have similar experience and skill level.

5. Advanced coaching – Tracking remove_circle_outline add_circle_outline

Whether you want to improve you flat tracking to produce better, safer break-offs, learn the basics of angle flying so you can get involved in group jumps or polish your skills to keep up with the fastest, steepest skydives on your back or belly; at Skydive Dubai we can help you achieve your tracking goals! We will guide you through the fundamentals on the belly before introducing you to back tracking and teaching you how to safely approach, fly with and break-off from a group tacking jump,

If you can't wait to have the skills to get right in the middle of that big angle jump then your first stop is tracking coaching at Skydive Dubai!

We offer 1-on-1 coaching as well as group coaching if you’d like to share the day with your friends. Please note, the group must have similar experience and skill level.

6. Advanced coaching – Wingsuit remove_circle_outline add_circle_outline

Looking to learn a new discipline in skydiving? At Skydive Dubai's wingsuit school we offer a wide range of coaching from First flight course, formation flying, acrobatics, performance, XRW, and military training. The coaching techniques are effective and continue to broadcast safety in the discipline of wingsuiting.  

We offer 1-on-1 coaching as well as group coaching if you’d like to share the day with your friends. Please note, the group must have similar experience and skill level.

7. Advanced coaching – Canopy Coaching remove_circle_outline add_circle_outline

Whether you’re a beginner or are looking to sharpen your skills in order to compete in the discipline, we offer canopy coaching for every level.

We offer 1-on-1 coaching as well as group coaching if you’d like to share the day with your friends. Please note, the group must have similar experience and skill level. Contact our team directly to learn more.

8. Instructional courses – Coach Course remove_circle_outline add_circle_outline

If you’d like to share your passion for skydiving by becoming an instructor in the sport, the first step is to become a USPA-rated Coach. This allows you to teach unlicensed skydivers who are attempting to attain their “A” license. 

A minimum of 100 jumps and a USPA B-License is required prior to attending the course.

Contact our staff now to learn more about what we offer at our Desert Dropzone using the form below.

9. Instructional courses – AFF Rating remove_circle_outline add_circle_outline

Teaching people about the sport you love is both rewarding and fun. The AFF Instructor rating is used as a method of teaching someone the basic skydiving survival skills needed to safely jump out of an airplane, freefall, open the parachute, and navigate to the ground... all on their own.

A minimum of 6 hours of freefall and a USPA Coach rating are required prior to attending the course. The Coach rating must be valid for more than one year if the candidate has less than 500 jumps.

Contact our staff now to learn more about what we offer at our Desert location.

10. Instructional courses – Tandem Rating Course remove_circle_outline add_circle_outline

The Tandem Instructor rating course gets you ready to make someone else’s dream of skydiving come true. By becoming a licensed tandem instructor, you are able to attach another person to you and take them for a skydive.

A minimum of 500 skydives, 3 years of experience and a USPA Coach rating are required to attend the course.

Contact our staff now to learn more about what we offer at our Desert location.

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