Everest Skydive 2013: Lifts and dives

Everest Skydive 2013: Lifts and dives

Posted Nov 28th, 2013 under Skydive, Special Events,

 

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Fishtail Air taking the flight loads for Everest Skydive 2013

The grandness of Everest Skydive, the most elite adventure on the top of the world is heightening every year. Everest Skydive 2013 was successfully accomplished on the last week of October setting several new records. Marc Kopp, a French national set the record, being the first disable person to successfully dive from the altitude of 22000ft during the Everest Skydive 2013. Amadablam Base Camp is no longer the world’s highest drop-zone for Skydiving Adventure. On the last day of the Everest Skydive, Fred Williams and Ryan Jackson successfully landed at Gorakshep Drop-Zone 5545m which is now the highest drop-zone for skydiving in the world. Ryan and Fred, crew of Everest Skydive broke the record set by the crew itself  during Everest Skydive 2012.The summarized details of day-to-day activities  during Everest Skydive 2013 is given as below.

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Skydiver scaling the distance before the jump: Sky is closer to earth!

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A tandem jump followed by a solo; Expert Aerial Photographer shoots the most daring moments of Everest skydiver’s life

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Skydivers: Feeling the thrill of elevation and feasting their eyes with the matchless mountainous landscapes

Date Load No. Name Time Drop Zone Altitude Airlines
24-Oct       1 Wendy Smith 2:00-3:02 Syangboche
Omar Alhegelan Syangboche
Ryan Jackson Syangboche
Derek Thomas Syangboche
25-Oct 1 James Sewell
tandem with Ryan
8:56-9:15 Syangboche 23000ft Fishtail
Omar Alhegelan
Wendy Smith
25-Oct 2 Libor Fryzek 9:23-9:45 Syangboche 23000ft Fishtail
Robert Compton
Derek Thomas
25-Oct 3 David Philips 10:55-11:10 Syangboche 20000ft Simrik
Carol Peri
Omar Alhegelan
25-Oct 4 Libor Fryzek 11:00-11:34 Syangboche Simrik
Ryan Jackson
25-Oct 5 David Philips 12:43-1:00 Syangboche Simrik
Wendy Smith
25-Oct 6 Robert Compton 1:07-1:26 Syangboche Simrik
Omar Alhegelan
26-Oct 1 Carol Peri 8:30-8:45 Syangboche Fishtail
Kyle Thomas
Omar Alhegelan
26-Oct 2 Mark Allen 9:43-9:55 Syangboche Fishtail
Ryan Jackson
26-Oct 3 Alexander Zadirov 9:59 Syangboche Fishtail
Petr Zadirov
Wendy Smith Fishtail
26-Oct 4 Mark Allen 11:15 Syangboche Fishtail
Omar Alhegelan
27-Oct 1 Alexander Zadirov 8:28 Syangboche Fishtail
Petr Zadirov
Wendy Smith
Omar Alhegelan
27-Oct 2 Marc Kopp tandem
with Mario Gervasi
Syangboche Fishtail
Ryan Jackson
28-Oct 1 Robert Compton 8:15-8:30 Syangboche Fishtail
Libor Fryzek
Wendy Smith
Omar Alhegelan
28-Oct 2 Fred Williams Syangboche Fishtail
Morten Pedersen
Ryan Jackson
29-Oct 1 Alexander Zadirov 8:40-8:55 Syangboche Fishtail
Petr Zadirov
Wendy Smith
Omar Alhegelan
29-Oct 2 Fred Williams 9:00-9:20 Syangboche Fishtail
Morten Pedersen
Ryan Jackson
29-Oct 3 Carol Peri 9:58-10:25 Syangboche Fishtail
David Philips
Mark Allen
Omar Alhegelan
29-Oct 4 Fred Williams 11:40 Syangboche Fishtail
Morten Pedersen
Ryan Jackson
29-Oct 5 Kyle Thomas 12:52 Syangboche Fishtail
Derek Thomas
Wendy Smith
Omar Alhegelan
30-Oct 1 Ian Edward Atkins
tandem with Ryan
8:35 Syangboche Fishtail
Tom Noonan
John Leblanc
30-Oct 1 Fred Williams Amadablam Fishtail
Ryan Jackson
30-Oct 2 Morten Pedersen Amadablam Fishtail
Tom Noonan
30-Oct 3 Wendy Smith Amadablam Fishtail
Omar Alhegelan Amadablam Fishtail
31-Oct 1 Fred Williams Gorakshep Fishtail
Ryan Jackson

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Skydivers trespassing the territory of high flying Aves

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Thrill in gaining sudden height as the parachute opens and shoots up

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Conversation in the Himalayas or with the Himalayas; Both possible

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Drop-zone at Gorakshep- Highest drop-zone for any Aerial adventure in the world

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Jubilant crew of Everest Skydive 2013

 

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