Everest Skydive 2014- electrifying sky adventure on Everest continues

The crew and the organizer of Everest Skydive 2014

The crew and the organizer of Everest Skydive 2014

Everest Skydive, elite adventure on the top of the world and also the highest skydive on Earth continues to extend its glorious history. Since 2008 Everest Skydive has grabbed attention of many adventure seekers in Khumbu and provoked them to jump form the staggering height. Explore Himalaya Travel & Adventure, a sister organization of Everest Skydive has yet again played vital role in perfect execution of this annual mega event. The seventh edition of Everest Skydive,  was held on 7th and 8th of November 2014. Six skydivers including the crew members landed at Syangboche drop-zone, after the jump of  the lifetime during Everest Skydive 2014.

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Everest Skydive 2014,crew all set to kick off

Fishtail Air Helicopter AS350B, the exclusive partner of ESD 2014 executed all 6 flights loads during the event. Pilot Maurizio Follini once again made the five flight loads and Captain Deepak Rana, an experience Nepali Pilot carried out a flight load during the event. Tom Noonan, the chief tandem instructor of Everest Skydive since 2008 played his usual role and Joe Johnson, the first timer in ESD was the tandem master of the event. Mr. Paul Henry de Baère led the photography and cinematography whereas; Mr. Ted Atkins was an Oxygen Supervisor of the event.

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Everest Skydive and Fishtail Air, the mighties of Nepalese Tourism coordinate to execute the biggest global adventure

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When Everest lies below you, it is an amazing experience

A brief story on EVEREST SKYDIVE 2014.

Nov 7th

Pilot Maurizio Follini took the first flight load with Mr. Ossie Khan. Mr. Khan made the solo jump at 11:57 AM and landed at Syangboche drop-zone at 12:10 PM.

Follini took the second flight load with Mr. Joe Johnson and Jen Sharp. Both made the solo jumps at 12:10 PM and landed at Syangboche drop-zone at 12:21 PM.

The last flight load of the day was once again taken by Mr. Follini with Chief Tandem instructor Mr. Tom Noonan and Mr. Sanjeev Gautam. Tom and Sanjeev made the tandem jump at 1:08 PM and landed at Syangboche drop-zone at 1:30 PM.

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Everest Skydive 2014, a tandem jump

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A solo jump during Everest Skydive 2014

Nov 8th

Mr. Maurizio Follini took the first flight load once again, with Mr. Ossie Khan. Mr. Khan made the solo wing suit jump at 10:07 AM and landed at Syangboche drop-zone at 10:17 AM.

Maurizio Follini took the second flight load of the day with tandem master Mr. Joe Johnson and Mr. Paul Schaeffer. They executed the tandem jump at 10:57 AM and landed at Syangboche drop-zone at 11:10 AM.

Pilot Deepak Rana took the last flight load of the event with Mr. Joe Johnson and Jen Sharp. Both made the solo jumps at 11:42 AM and landed at Syangboche drop-zone at 11:55 AM.

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When Everest lies below you, it is an amazing experience

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Mr. Ossie Khan jumping with a wing suit during Everest Skydive 2014

Content credits: Explore Himalaya Travel & Adventure

 

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