Friday Freakout: Skydive Student Spins Out Of Control, Loses Altitude Awareness, CYPRES Fire, Lands In Vineyard

Andrew Revesz

It's no secret that altitude awareness is crucial for skydivers. As students, we're taught to never sacrifice altitude for stability. This skydive student spins out of control, loses altitude awareness and pulls by 800 feet, which results in a CYPRES fire as his main canopy inflates. Luckily his reserve stayed in the container and he lands in a vineyard without a scratch.

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