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Tandem Skydiving FAQs

Skydive Newport

Skydiving FAQs

General Questions

Why choose Skydive Newport to make your tandem skydive?

Should I be concerned about weather?

Are you a United States Parachute Association (USPA) Member DropZone?

Is it customary to tip the instructor?

Can I bring friends and spectators?

Can we bring our own food?

Are children permitted at Skydive Newport?

Do I need to understand English to make a skydive?


Can anyone jump under the age of 18?

Is there a maximum age to skydive?

Is there a weight limit to jump?

What is the policy on alcohol and/or drugs?

Booking Questions

Where can I stay in Newport, RI?

Is it possible for tandem skydiving to be less expensive?

How far in advance should I schedule my skydive?

What time should I arrive for my skydive?

What is needed to make a reservation?

What is your weather policy?

What is your cancelation and return policy?

What credit cards do you accept?

Tandem Skydive Questions

How safe is tandem skydiving at Skydive Newport?

How long does the training take?

What does free fall feel like?

What should I wear?

Can I bring my own camera to jump?

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