In the last year Skydive Gran Canaria was chosen to
participate in important TV programs for Gran Canaria by
two English TV´s and two german tv programs(ZDF and VOX)
In our Club we have the best well known Tandem Sport
Rigs available world wide, the famous SIGMA TANDEM which
are valued in over 10000 euros each, together with
several sport rigs for our visiting skydivers.
Our permanent target is the safety and the high quality
standards of our jumps, including the high performance
of our videos and pictures in freeefall.
For this reason our equipments are permanently
overhauled and well maintained, changing all the
important components every 300 jumps or every 6 months.
Skydive Gran Canaria offers insurance to our tandem
guests up to 1.500.000 euros, made with an important
german insurance company (worldwide coverage).
Also our tandem instructors have the Spanish Aerial
Federation insurance which covers not only the tandem
instructor but also the tandem student or tandem guest.
Our club operates a CESSNA 206, the best and most
flexible plane for skydiving. It carries up to five
skydivers and pilot or two tandem pairs and a cameraman.
The jumping altitudes range from 2500 meters to 3500
meters. At this altitudes we can reach freefall times
between 25 and 50 seconds, opening the main parachute at
We never accept in our staff tandem masters with less
than 500 tandem jumps and 1000 total jumps, thus
increasing our safety records permanently.
Our staff counts with 2 tandem instructors, one
cameraman, 2 support, safety and marketing persons, one
general secretary and one packer and driver.
One of our main goals is not only the safety but also
the service to our visitors and the friendship that our
We have a courtesy minivan, 9 seats and air conditioned,
making possible the transportation of our skydivers from
the drop zone to the club. This service is free of
As a very important tradition, we have almost every
night a "video show" in a very nice pub for our
visitors. In this place we give the new students (tandem
students) the certificate of the jump and play the
videos of the day and a very nice demo video of our
performances in freefall.