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RiaanLR 05-27-2011 12:20 PM

Night Skydiving
 


The past weekend we made a few jumps in the night. Like very late and very dark. We did not gear up for this and only mounted a headlite to the jumper. Now it looks like this can be great fun.
So, who has done this and what sort of lighting did you use and what was the effects.

I was thinking of getting a jumpsuit just for night-diving. Rig the suit full of lights and in the helmet to shine into the chute.

And of course spot landing at the lighted DZ.

Riaan
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pietermu 06-21-2011 09:51 PM

RE: Night Skydiving
 
Hi Riaan,

Look at these. I take you forgot I was the first known to do this. haha

http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/m_9450071/tm.htm

Pieter

pietermu 04-23-2012 01:18 PM

RE: Night Skydiving
 
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Banzai55 04-25-2012 10:57 AM

RE: Night Skydiving
 
Nobody gives the guy flying the drop plane any credit[8D] How did you get up there?

pietermu 05-03-2012 01:32 PM

RE: Night Skydiving
 
There's a willing drop-pilot at every club with some good eye sight.:D[8D]
Big thank you to JdB for taking the risk of flying at night ;)


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