Never sacrifice aircraft and skydiving safety.
Everyone visiting at Skydive City must have a face mask in their possession.
Wear face masks on the ground, in manifest, boarding area, and the in airplane.
Maintain six feet distance from others, including at the boarding area and manifest
No fist-bumping, high-fiving, handshaking or other unnecessary touching.
No spectators at Skydive City unless accompanying tandem students.
Everyone should politely inform spectators (who are not with tandems) not to be here – alert management if they do not leave.
No persons without a mask when in manifest or inside buildings except open air buildings.
Manifest will operate through the window for most transactions.
Masks are mandatory on the ride to altitude — except in freefall where they are prohibited as a safety factor.
Tandem & AFF precautions
No Bleach or any other product, including hand sanitizer, on or near tandem gear.
Instructors – wash hands prior to and after each customer interaction.
Tandem Instructors – wear a buff or other lower face mask or covering when speaking with and harnessing students – and should request students to do so.
AFF students should wear a jumpsuit – using the same jumpsuit all day.
Full face helmets for Tandem Instructors – voluntary.
Videographer and Student should wear a face mask — except when filming from six feet away, student is temporarily not required to wear a face mask and the videographer may temporarily remove their mask so sound will not be muffled.
Manifest safety and responsibilities
Manifest: Direct persons to wait outside when 2 people are already inside.
Loader safety and responsibilities:
Keep six feet of distance between persons when loading, except tandem instructors will hold the harness of students.
Loader will not permit anyone to enter the aircraft without a face mask.
Keep 6 feet distance boarding the airplane.
Spread out on Moby Deck, in the packing areas, bunker and on tarps to create six feet of distance between others.
Dirt Dive with virtual, distanced touching.
No spectators on the Deck – escort spectators to the spectator area.
The FAA has sole jurisdiction over aircraft operations and operations on the airport.
Phase 1 federal non-FAA guidelines recommended 6 feet of social distancing and maximum 10 in a group –except if social distancing is impractical, precautionary measures should be observed. Skydive City has determined that it is impractical to run the Otters with six feet distance and ten skydivers.
Precautionary measures in the aircraft:
The door may be opened at safe altitude to encourage air circulation.
Wear a mask or neck buff over mouth and nose, in the boarding area, in the aircraft.