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Arizona Arsenal wins VFS Open at the 2014 USPA Nationals

The 2014 USPA Nationals were held at Skydive Chicago (SDC) in Ottawa, IL. In the 4-way VFS category there were five teams in open, and five in  199 more words


Leap Of Faith For Recovery

A group of recovering addicts from Serenity Lane celebrated recovery in a unique way- by skydiving. Their message is that there is life after the death of… 6 more words


Eugene Skydivers: Six-Month Milestone Reached

“It’s taken longer than I would have thought. I guess it’s a milestone, but I wish it happened earlier than it did.”–Dan Callahan

The six-month milestone marking the return of skydiving onto the Creswell Airport was reached over the weekend of August 22-24. 414 more words


Colonel Joseph Kittinger Awarded Cliff Henderson Trophy

From left to right: Col. Kittinger, USPA President Sherry Butcher and USPA Executive Director Ed Scott

At a June 18 luncheon in Arlington, Virginia, legendary record-setting skydiver Colonel Joseph Kittinger, USAF, (Ret.) was awarded the Cliff Henderson Trophy by the National Aeronautic Association. 69 more words


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“Heroes are made by the paths they choose, not the powers they are graced with.” ― Brodi Ashton A Crow's View is pleased to learn Col. Joe Kittinger, a true American hero, was honored by the NAA. It is the view of this blog site to encourage people to learn more about this spectacular person. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joseph_Kittinger