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Wednesday, 21 March 2018

We were very pleased to host visits from our Neighbouring Shotton Primary School today Wed 21 Mar 18 with the Pre School Morning & Afternoon Class coming to see what we get up to at the Airfield & Parachute Centre :-)

Thursday, 15 March 2018

A brief snap shot of Tandem Skydiving.

Could this be on the bucket list for 2018? - further information available at

Monday, 12 March 2018

Images of some of the 69 Tandem Skydives made at the Peterlee DZ 7 - 11 Mar 18
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The Durham Coast from 15,000ft 
viewed from within the PeterleeDZ with
Sun 11 Mar 18

Experience the view Enjoy the Experience with PeterleeDZ Fri 9 Mar 18 #LoveDurham

Sunday, 4 March 2018

Skydive Academy hope to reopen the Peterlee DZ Office at Shotton Airfield from 10am Mon 5 Mar 18 bookings can be made & rearranged in person by telephone 01915171234 or email to Future availability for Tandems can be checked at

Saturday, 3 March 2018


 To confirm all parachuting & ground training at the Peterlee DZ is postponed until next Wed 7 Mar 18 with Shotton Airfield currently only accessible by foot. We hope to reopen the Airfield Office early next week. In interim we can be contacted by email whilst information can be found & bookings made on line 24/7/365 at #LovePeterleeDZ

Thursday, 1 March 2018

Despite the poor weather just short of 500 people parachuted during February at the Peterlee DZ this year (as compared to 225 during Feb 17). Breaking that down (last Feb in brackets) 398 (185) parachute descents of which 95 (40) were Tandem Skydives, 29 (2) Solo Static Line Jumps and 1 (0) a First Free Fall.

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