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Connecticut Parachutists Inc.

Rt 83, Ellington Airport, Ellington, CT 06029
860-871-0021
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Enfield, Connecticut, United States
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42 reviews 42 reviews
6 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014 NEW

I would go again and again and again. Their first priority is your safety. Second is your comfort. Third is your experience. Great staff. HIGHLY recommend.

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Hartford, Connecticut
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2013

If you're going skydiving for the first time for the tandem jump, be prepared to wait. Also the weather can mess you up big time. The day we went to jump we had to reschedule because the winds were too strong. We were given a rain check and we went the next day in the off chance we got to... More

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St. Petersburg, Florida
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70 reviews 70 reviews
18 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013

Went skydiving but until you experience it yourself there's really no describing the experience. Just do it!!!!!

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Broad Brook, Connecticut, United States
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2012

Instructors, friendly patient staff! We went with a group making birthday/first jumps and they had a wonderful expierence!

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Old Saybrook, Connecticut, United States
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2012

Great experience at Connecticut Parachutist. Everyone here is very friendly and professional. I was a little nervous at first but with the encouragement from my friend Andrew and all the divers I felt safe. I could tell that everyone knew what they were doing and had safety as a concern at all times. There were a couple things if that... More

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Clinton, Connecticut, United States
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2012

I just went to Connecticut Parachutists Inc. today and it was absolutely incredible. As soon as I entered the employees made me feel so welcome. Due to cloudy weather conditions the schedule was backed up by about 4 hours so we had a pretty long wait but it was totally worth it. It was a fun location to just sit... More

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Cromwell, Connecticut
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2012

I was petrified the first time I did a tandem jump at Ellington five years ago at age 59. Since then, however, I've gone back every year to do a jump and intend to jump for the sixth time this summer. One of my sons has done three tandems at Ellington. One of the best times was last year when... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2005

I've always wanted to jump out of an airplane (I know, why jump from a perfectly good airplane?) and a co-worker told me about a place in Ellington, Ct. at the Ellington Airport. It was a jump club called Connecticut Parachustists Inc. We called them up, went up to the drop zone and found the best group of people there,... More

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