Central Valley Skydiving Instructor Accused Of Running Unauthorized Courses Linked To Fatal JumpA skydiving instructor in the Central Valley has been charged for running tandem parachuting instructor courses while he was suspended, including to a student who later died in a skydiving accident, federal prosecutors said.
Deaths May Have Triggered Federal Raid On Lodi Skydiving CenterFBI and other federal agents this week seized credit card receipts, skydiving release forms and videos of people skydiving from a skydiving center in central California that has recently seen several deaths.
Archbishop Mitty High School Tennis Coach Dies Skydiving in New ZealandMitty High tennis coach Tyler Nii appears to have died after he plunged into Lake Wakatipu in New Zealand while skydiving.
Instructor, Tourist Killed In Nevada Sky-Diving AccidentAuthorities in northern Nevada have confirmed two people are dead in a sky-diving accident south of Carson City.
Danville Granny’s Leap For Love Of Ailing GrandsonRebecca Byrom’s fear of flying is nothing compared to her love for her ailing grandson.
Skydiver In Wingsuit Dies In Fall Into Lodi VineyardFederal Aviation Administration investigators were probing the death of a man killed wearing a wingsuit in a Northern California skydiving crash.
Teen Skydiver Killed In Lodi Jump Was Working On Bucket List, Mom SaysThe mother of one of two skydivers killed when their parachute failed to open says the jump was on the 18-year-old's bucket list of things to do in life.
Veteran Skydiver Makes History By Jumping, Landing Safely Without ParachuteA 42-year-old skydiver with more than 18,000 jumps made history Saturday when he became the first person to leap without a parachute and land in a net instead.
Minor Injuries After Plane Carrying 17 Skydivers Crashes Into Vineyard Near LodiA small plane carrying 17 skydivers clipped a pickup then landed upside-down in a vineyard north of Lodi, but the worst injuries were minor cuts and scrapes.
Friends, Family Mourn Concord Skydiver Who Fell To His DeathA Facebook page has been set up for a Concord man who died in a tragic skydiving accident in Lodi.
Where To Skydive Above & Within Northern CaliforniaAre you crazy? That's a question many people get asked when looking for a place to skydive. Fortunately, there is an abundance of choices throughout the San Francisco Bay Area.
Lodi Man Arrested For Claiming Workers Comp While Allegedly Taking Clients SkydivingA Lodi man was charged Monday with fraud after he was videotaped taking clients tandem skydiving while collecting workers’ compensation for an injury he claimed had caused him excruciating pain, according to the Santa Clara County District Attorney’s Office.
Skydiver's Near-Death Experience Points To Lax Industry OversightA skydiving jump that went terribly wrong is shedding light on an industry with almost no regulations.
Skydiver Killed In East Bay While Attempting ‘Swooping’ ManeuverA man killed in a skydiving accident at the Byron Airport in Contra Costa County on Saturday was an experienced jumper who had a lapse in judgment, a skydiving teacher said Tuesday.
American Canyon Man Dies In Byron Airport Skydiving AccidentA man who was killed in a skydiving accident at Byron Airport in unincorporated Contra Costa County on Saturday has been identified as 43-year-old Donald Brown of American Canyon.