Tandem Skydive Experience - Options and Prices

A Tandem skydive allows you to experience the thrill of freefall skydiving with just a brief training session. You will skydive harnessed to the front of a fully qualified parachuting instructor from 14,000ft. You will enjoy an adrenaline packed freefall reaching terminal velocity at 120mph, followed by approxiamtely 5 minutes flying gently to the ground under the parachute.

Everything is included in our prices - there are no hidden surprises. The only additional option is the video and photo package, which you can choose to add on the day of your Tandem Skydive subject to availability (but book in advance to avoid disappointment!). All of our skydiving prices include provisional membership to British Skydiving which provides third party liability insurance during your skydive experience.

Tandem Skydive – £260

Weekday Tandem Skydive - £230

Video and Photo package - £80

Group discounts may be available - contact us for details.

Book a full altitude tandem skydive now for just a £60 deposit!

Please note that for tandem skydives there is a MAXIMUM WEIGHT (fully clothed) of 95 kg (15 stone) or 83 kg if you are less than 163cm (5ft 4in). This limit is in place for your own safety and that of our instructors.

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Have you done a tandem jump before? Rather than doing another one, why not learn to skydive? After a comprehensive day of training and 18 skydives you could have a license to jump solo anywhere in the world!

Tandem Skydive over Nottingham

Experience the incredible sport of skydiving! Following a short pre-jump briefing, you will enjoy the adrenaline rush of freefall and the thrill of the flight under parachute, all while securely attached to a highly experienced and qualified instructor.

After exiting the aircraft you will freefall for 45 to 50 seconds, reaching speeds of over 120 mph, until your instructor deploys your parachute. The descent under the parachute will take several minutes, during which time you can enjoy the amazing views of the Nottinghamshire countryside.

"An amazing experience with fantastic people. Thank you all!"
- Laura, Tandem Skydive


Video and Photos

A tandem skydive is the thrill of a lifetime, from the rush as you jump from the aircraft, to the realisation you're in freefall, to the moment the parachute begins to open above you. Remember it all forever and share with your family and friends with our video and photo package. One of our experienced freefall photographers will skydive along with you and your instructor, taking photos and video the whole time! It is the perfect addition to your day and makes a great gift.

The package includes an edited video including footage on the ground, in the plane, in freefall and the parachute landing, along with approximately 20 high quality photos.


Tandem Skydive Photo Package

"Paid extra for video and I was really impressed (well put together and good quality). Cameraman was awesome!
- Lisa, Tandem Skydive

On the Day


After signing in at reception you will be introduced to one of our experienced tandem instructors. Your instructor will tell you everything you need to know about the equipment, talk you through the aircraft flight, the skydive, and the parachute ride and landing, and will help you practise the required body positions.

The Aircraft Flight

You'll be provided with a skydiving jumpsuit and fitted into your harness. Then you and your instructor will board the aircraft. Once inside the aircraft your instructor will secure your harness to theirs and the aircraft will take off. You'll ride up to altitude in one of our Cessna Grand Caravan aircraft that have been specially converted for skydiving. During the 20 minute flight you can enjoy the beautiful views of the British countryside.

The Skydive

When you reach the exit altitude of around 13,500ft you'll begin moving towards the door. The adrenaline kicks in as you and your instructor jump from the aircraft and begin accelerating to terminal velocity. You will reach speeds of over 120mph - it's really noisy and very windy - for around 45 to 50 seconds. At 5,000ft your instructor will deploy the parachute slowing you down for a gentler ride, during which you'll be able to talk to your instructor and even try steering. Your instructor will take control for the landing and you can breathe a sigh of relief when back on solid ground - and tell your cameraman all about it!

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Tandem Skydive Gift Vouchers

Searching for the perfect gift for any occasion? We will email you a personalised e-voucher, a great option if you're running late! Vouchers start at just £80.

Gift Voucher information

Group Bookings

We offer discounts for group bookings (4 or more). Contact us on 01949 860878 or email info@skydivelangar.co.uk to discuss your group booking needs.