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Old 07-08-2013, 10:00 PM   #31
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there's definitely steering involved. when we were still high up he did some spins and then let me steer for a bit before taking over when i started to drift us towards a swamp

LOL. That's good to know. If steering is that involved, then now I entirely see why skydiving over very rural farm land and water is preferred. In urban areas, heavy forest and of course mountains would be a very bad idea. How much does the wind factor in when descending? Meaning if the wins are rough, and you jump from your intentional jumping location, how much does the wind factor into you landing at your destination of choice?
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LOL. That's good to know. If steering is that involved, then now I entirely see why skydiving over very rural farm land and water is preferred. In urban areas, heavy forest and of course mountains would be a very bad idea. How much does the wind factor in when descending? Meaning if the wins are rough, and you jump from your intentional jumping location, how much does the wind factor into you landing at your destination of choice?
i'm sure it's a factor, but there wasn't much wind when i went.
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i'm sure it's a factor, but there wasn't much wind when i went.

How many times have you "went"
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How many times have you "went"
i've only been once
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it's pretty damn near the top of my bucket list.
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