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Synonyms for parachuting

descent with a parachute


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Soft toy parachuting will be among events at the fundraising event at St Michael's Church in Madeley from 11am to 4pm.
"This was my first highlevel skydive and while I was a little nervous I have always enjoyed the thrill of parachuting.
The aim of this paper is to develop and experimentally validate a drone-mounted parachute system capable of timely parachuting and safely landing the drone in case of an accident, attack, or loss of control.
The Ministry of Defence admitted there were "94 recorded occurrences of UK Armed Forces personnel being injured in parachuting incidents" between April 2015 and March 2016.
Details of the incident indicate that a Sky-Van jetliner belonging to the civilian Ayit company and participating in a parachuting exercise of parachute jump instructors transported a cluster of 16 paratroopers.
Witnesses watched Mr Jones, a qualified British Parachuting Association (BPA) instructor, who lived in Pontyclun, spiral to the ground before landing at the end of a runway.
Parachuting has become a necessary military capability as there is limited access to certain places and air insertion is the only option
7.30-10am and 2-3pm: Parachuting Canopy Piloting CP
The Daytona Beach News-Journal reports that this is the second parachuting death in DeLand this year and the ninth since 2005.
Muscat, Oct 27 (ONA) The National Parachuting Team of the Sultan of Oman Parachutes at the Royal Army of Oman (RAO) returned home today from the People's Republic of China after participating in the world military Championship (CISM) of parachuting.
BEIJING -- A 7-member Pakistan's parachuting team is at present taking part at an international parachuting event in China.
A BRITISH tourist has died in a parachuting accident on the Greek island of Zante.
When he left the forces 14 years ago, he followed his passion for parachuting and is now growing the business after buying an 18-place Turbine Cessna Grand Caravan plane.
Almost daily, mishaps, injuries, and even fatalities are reported throughout the parachuting community.