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Start Skydiving

1711 Run Way, Middletown Regional Airport, Middletown, OH 45042-2300
+1 513-422-5867
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Pumps the Adrenaline!

The fall out of the plane is the most exhilarating part. It's a sudden 'oh, no, there's no going... read more

Reviewed August 18, 2015
Dayton, Ohio

Awesome awesome aaaaaand awesome! These people know how to have a good time & make your skydiving... read more

Reviewed June 11, 2015
Westfield, Indiana
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Start Skydiving is one the top five largest and fastest growing Drop-Zones in the world and the home of the Work Stinks Boogie. We also create more new skydivers than any other Drop-Zone in the world through the professional services of JUMP Institute, which staffs over 60+ professional personnel that are all dedicated to providing you with the best training in the world. Start Skydiving's location in Middletown, Ohio features a 1.15 mile long runway that can support extra-large aircraft for special events, more than 23,000+ sq ft of hangar space, over 600+ acres of soft cut sod to land on, free world-class coaching in all disciplines from world-renown professional skydiving team, Team Fastrax, as well as numerous amenities such as our patented self-manifesting system, indoor padded and carpeted packing areas, paid packing services, clean showers and restrooms, an RV park and campgrounds with a bonfire pit, free Wi-Fi, an ATM, a huge family park right next-door, and over ten restaurants and hotels within less than a half of a mile away. If you have jumped with us before, we appreciate you sharing your experience with us by submitting a review, as your feedback is what allows us to more effectively focus our continual efforts in providing you with excellent service. If you have not jumped with us before, then what are you waiting for? Come and see for yourself why we are rated number one by skydivers worldwide and... START SKYDIVING! Blue Skies! --The Team at Start Skydiving Why pay more and get less when you can pay less and get more? -- Larger faster aircraft-- State of the art equipment -- More than 60 professional instructors -- Higher exit altitudes Only at Start Skydiving in Middletown, Ohio!
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1711 Run Way, Middletown Regional Airport, Middletown, OH 45042-2300
+1 513-422-5867
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Reviewed August 18, 2015

The fall out of the plane is the most exhilarating part. It's a sudden 'oh, no, there's no going back!!' Second time to jump tandem was as great as the first. Maybe better as we were free falling quite a bit longer and I knew...More

1  Thank Janetoptimist
Reviewed June 11, 2015 via mobile

Awesome awesome aaaaaand awesome! These people know how to have a good time & make your skydiving experience spectacular!!!

1  Thank Suzy_Quesie
Reviewed September 1, 2014

Start Skydiving is my #1 pick for any of my skydiving needs. The people of Start are some of the most friendly and unique of all drop zones. The knowledge that the staff has is top of the line and the views, oh the views...More

3  Thank Stuck1
Reviewed July 22, 2014

When you go through life changing situations, sometimes you just want to do something crazy... in our case that meant jumping out of a perfectly good airplane. What an amazing experience we had at Start Skydiving!!!! The staff was friendly and helpful, the jump was...More

3  Thank mintert1
Reviewed July 20, 2014 via mobile

This was our 1st jump and it was thrilling. The staff was great about explaining everything. I went with my 2 daughters 22 and 19. The instructors knew I was nervousness and went above and beyond to calm my fears they even positioned me so...More

3  Thank Teampotter
Reviewed June 23, 2014

There are 3 reasons why people skydive. You were dared, you are not all squared away in the head, you were required to in the military. I did not serve in the armed forces, so you can make your own decision on my credibility to...More

1  Thank IrishVoodoo
Reviewed June 17, 2014

Wonderful place for a first time experience. Great atmosphere, friendly relaxed people. You need to plan to be there for quite awhile, as is explained on their website. We had a perfect day, perfect tandem partners, and even the videographer was a blast! If I...More

1  Thank tlm0000
Reviewed May 26, 2014

My daughter and I planned a "trip of a lifetime" which included our first skydiving. My instructor, GiLa (Scott Stilwell) was so good I'd fly back to Ohio just to jump with him again!! I highly recommend requesting him if you're at the least bit...More

Thank DarcelMueller
Reviewed November 17, 2013

We checked in easily, on schedule and watched introductory videos. They will brief you, coach you and make you feel safe. There is plenty of free parking, and a small food kart to take care of your party. I strongly recommend to go all in:...More

Thank Monica S
Reviewed August 19, 2013

We went skydiving yesterday and it was awesome! The whole experience went very smoothly and took away most (ha) of my fears! My Tandem jumper, Kyle, was very professional and fun! Brad was great too, who jumped with my husband! Would recommend them 100%! Try...More

Thank cmoscins7
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Response from Jamie P | Reviewed this property |
I was with a military group.. all veterans.. they had us scheduled and up in the air on schedule (when the weather permitted ) they were fantastic and would highly recommend them!!