«Acquaintance to the Sky» program

«Acquaintance to the Sky» program

The center of parachute training PARACENTR (Paracentr) offers you to make parachute jumps in St-Petersburg and the Leningrad Region according to the unique program «Acquaintance to the Sky» — parachute jumps for all comers.

The program suits for those who want to get acquainted with parachute sport and to experience free fall from height of four thousand meters for the first time.

Also the parachute jump according to this program can be bought as a gift to the loved ones.

All jumps according to the program are carried with an educational ram-air parachute from height of 4000 meters.

THE PROGRAM  «ACQUAINTANCE TO THE SKY» CONSISTS FROM

You will get individual 8-hours theoretical training before jumps. During the preparation you will get the basic knowledge which will allow you to perform safely all  actions of the jumps.

The program consists of 2 jumps:

The 1st — a tandem jump – parachute jump together with the instructor. In this jump you will get  experience of free fall,  skills of piloting the parachute canopy and correctness of landing.

The 2nd – the independent parachute jump is carried out with two instructors who will be flying  near you and will help you to keep a steady body position in free fall. After opening canopy  the instructor from the ground will help you and will correct your actions on radio station.

All jumps are performed from height of 4000 meters!

WHAT IS NECESSARY FOR PASSING THE PROGRAM

To jump with a parachute according to «Acquaintance to the Sky» program, it is necessary:

  • To arrive at Putilovo airfield;
  • to address on the manifest (the registration place);
  • to fill the application form and the questionnaire;
  • to pay the cost of the program;
  • to meet the instructor;
  • to begin preparation …

TIME FOR PASSING THE PROGRAM

Time for passing the program is 1-2 days.

You can perform the jumps at any working day of the airfield. You have to call and register for  theoretical preparation first.

 

SAFETY

«ACQUAINTANCE TO THE SKY» is a component of «Progressive training in free fall» program — the safest type of initial training of the parachutist.

Safety is reached by a number of factors:

  • All jumps are carried out together with two or one instructor. You are constantly UNDER the DIRECT CONTROL of the instructor who is ready to come IMMEDIATELY and help you in case of a difficult situation.
  • There are four instructors who INDIVIDUALLY engage with you: teach the theory, work with you in the air, control and help you on a radio from the ground. Our organization and instructors have all necessary licenses to conduct this type of training, and above all — wide experience in training for beginning skydivers.
  • All jumps are carried from plane specially prepared for skydivers and manned with skilled crew.
  • All jumps are carried ONLY with certified Student parachute systems. These systems are specially intended for training, in good technical condition and have all established technical inspections and services done.
  • All jumps are carried ONLY with the parachute system with reserve parachute and electronic insuring device CYPRES (на сайте опечатка) – STUDENT II which has a high class of accuracy.
  • ONLY specially trained riggers pack parachutes for your jumps.
  • Practical part of jumps is made ONLY after passing a careful INDIVIDUAL course of theoretical preparation.
  • Parachute jumps are carried out ONLY at good weather conditions with good visibility throughout all stages of a jump and the wind allowing to perform landing with the best comfort.
  • Don’t make the wrong choice of organization and the instructor structure which has the admission on performance of AFF-jumps! Trust only professionals!

 

The COST of PARACHUTE JUMPS according to the PROGRAM «ACQUAINTANCE TO the SKY»

 

ACQUAINTANCE TO THE SKY

(the theory +  tandem jump + an independent jump with

two instructors + log book of the parachutist) —  19800 rub.

 

Rental equipment and  jumpsuit is included.

 

You can order a photo and video filming of your jumps on GoPro action camera. Price  – 2000 rubles for each jump.

AFTER PASSING OF THE ACQUAINTANCE TO THE SKY  PROGRAM YOU CAN CONTINUE TRAINING  WITH   AFF PROGRAM.  IN THIS CASE THE COST OF THE ACQUAINTANCE TO THE SKY PROGRAM WILL BE RECKONED IN THE GENERAL COURSE OF AFF PROGRAM.

GIFT SERTIFICATES

You can present the jump from the PARACENTR (Paracentr) to your friends and relatives. We offer gift certificates for the program ACQUAINTANCE  TO the SKY.

You can buy the Gift certificates:

  • directly at PARACENTR’s school
  • online: write the application for paracentr@mail.ru
  • with express delivery (surcharge of 200 rubles)