“Skydiving is a fantastic high adrenaline experience, but many people are put off when it come’s to jumping out of a plane thousands of feet above the ground, and who can blame them!”
But now you can experience the exhilaration and thrills of indoor skydiving or bodyflying as it is sometimes known in a safe and controlled environment with professional instructors by means of a specially built wind tunnel at the iFLY (formerly Airkix) indoor skydiving Manchester venue.
What is Indoor Skydiving?
It’s a specially constructed wind tunnel similar to the ones used to test the aerodynamics for formula one racing cars, but the big difference is that the airflow is vertical, it is this powerful upward draft that keeps you suspended in the air flow. The wind tunnel at the indoor skydiving Manchester iFLY venue is 39 feet high with a 14 feet diameter, the wind speeds reach between 120 – 150mph.
Indoor Skydiving in Manchester, is it safe?
Absolutely, the indoor skydiving Manchester iFLY venue is in a safe and secure environment and is suitable for almost anybody from the age of five, kids absolutely love the experience as does everyone which makes indoor skydiving Manchester the ideal gift for special occasions, birthday presents, stag and hen parties et. etc. All the flight crew are seasoned professionals so you know you’re in safe hands.
What to expect on the day.
You are given all the necessary instructions beforehand with your instructor, you’ll learn and practise freefall and body flying techniques, theres also an introduction video. All your flying kit is provided including head gear, flight suit, goggles, knee and elbow pads and earplugs, you are now ready to step into the wind tunnel with your instructor and experience the thrill of indoor skydiving at iFLY in Manchester.
More information on what to expect on the day at the Indoor Skydiving Manchester venue.