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2021 | Skydiving
Drunk Skydiving: Can you drink and dive?
Liquid courage might have been the reason you finally signed up for that skydive, but don't expect a shot of the hard stuff to help you tackle your jitters on the day of your jump. We get the inquiry pretty regularly: can you drink and dive? The answer is a resounding no. This isn't a rule made up here at Long Island Skydiving Center either. As parachute operations are, in part, under the purview of the Federal Aviation Administration, this edict comes straight from the top.February 18, 2021
Skydiving Addiction: Why Skydiving is Totally Addictive
It is quite acceptable to become hopelessly addicted to skydiving. Once you take those initial steps on the path, whether by completing your first tandem skydive or signing up for a license course - the doorway into a whole world of life-enhancing experiences opens up. Skydiving addiction is thoroughly wholesome though because there are many rewards to be had from spending your time and money jumping out of airplanes.February 15, 2021
Skydiving After LASIK: What You Need to Know
LASIK is an amazing technology that has helped so many people, well, literally see again! LASIK stands for Laser-Assisted In Situ Keratomileusis and if you are one of the lucky ones to have this procedure and you landed here, you may be wondering if you can skydive after LASIK surgery. We're happy to report that yes you can, but there are many things to be mindful of. Let's explore!January 8, 2021