iFLY Indoor Skydiving is the most popular brand in the world right now in the Indoor Skydiving space. It started as Skyventure in the year 1998, when it filed a patent for the first ever wall-to-wall air flow tunnel. In the year 1999, its first-ever indoor skydiving facility started in Orlando, which was later renamed as iFLY Orlando. In the year 2005, they rebranded themselves as iFLY.
Criteria For Flying With iFLY
iFLY allows flyers in the age group from 3 years to 103 years old. So virtually everyone can fly. But there are some restrictions too. For instance, your weight should not exceed 300 pounds, and if you weigh over 260 pounds but less than 300 pounds then you should bring this to the notice of iFLY management as some special instructions and restrictions apply.
Also, pregnant women are not allowed to fly as it may lead to miscarriage or other complications. Apart from that if you have had any bodily injuries like back pain, neck pain, shoulder dislocations and heart complications.
Flying in Groups
Apart from individuals, iFLY has provision for flying in groups. So you can enjoy the flight at the same time with your friends or family. There are provisions to organize corporate events, birthday parties,
Their family package is normally for 1-5 persons and large groups up to even 100 people for birthday parties, bachelor/bachelorette parties and corporate events etc., can enjoy flying together.
Duration Of Flight
The actual flight time inside the iFLY tunnel is 1 minute. And you can book such multiple packages of 1 minute each depending upon your budget. Some of their packages have 2 minutes of flight at a one go at a reduced cost.
Actual time at their premises will take around 1.5-2 hours which includes check-in, watching others’ fly, training, and media & certificate collection.
Signing Of The Waiver
Signing the waiver is compulsory as a condition to fly with iFLY or for that matter any other tunnel. You can also sign the waiver online to save your time.
Although indoor skydiving experience at iFLY is highly safe still to avoid any eventualities all the tunnels have made it compulsory to sign the waiver. They provide you the facility to sign it online to save time offline.
iFLY Indoor Skydiving Locations
In its history of 18 years, iFLY has expanded around the world with tunnels at 37 locations and counting.
In the USA, it is functional at following 29 locations:
- Phoenix, Arizona
- Hollywood, California
- Sacramento, California
- San Diego, California
- San Francisco Bay, California
- Ontario, Los Angeles
- Denver, Colorado
- Orlando, Florida
- Tampa, Florida
- Atlanta, Georgia
- Lincoln Park, Chicago
- Naperville, Chicago
- Rosemont, Chicago
- Fort Lauderdale, Florida
- Kansas City, Kansas
- Baltimore, Maryland
- Westchester, New York
- Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
- Portland, Oregon
- King of Prussia, Pennsylvania
- Austin, Texas
- Dallas, Texas
- Fort Worth, Texas
- Houston-Memorial, Texas
- Houston-Woodlands, Texas
- San Antonio, Texas
- Loudoun, Virginia
- Virginia Beach, Virginia
- Seattle, Washington
You can also find out directions to your nearest iFLY indoor skydiving locations using their official tunnel finder.
Apart from the USA, their tunnels are present at following locations around the world:
- Downunder, Sydney, Australia
- Gold Coast, Australia
- Perth, Australia
- Brasília, Brazil
- São Paulo, Brazil
- Basingstoke, UK
- Manchester, UK
- Milton Keynes, UK
- Lyon, France
- Paris, France
iFLY Indoor Skydiving Prices
iFLY generally has five packages, to suit requirements of individuals, families, friends or business colleagues. These packages are:
- Earn Your Wings: This is a basic package of 2 flights for a single person along with a personalized flight certificate. For most of the iFLY tunnels, the price of this package starts from $69.95, although some tunnels charge $59.95 for this same package. Your photos and/or videos during your flight have to be purchased separately.
- Spread Your Wings: This again is a package for a single person, but with 4 flights and at a discounted price of $109.95. A personalized certificate is also included. Again, your photos and/or videos during your flight have to be purchased separately.
- Spread Your Wings For Two: This package is for 2 persons with 2 flights for each of them. You get this at a price of $139.95. Although the per-person cost comes out to be almost $69.50 in this case (i.e. same as “Earn your wings” package) but the main benefit is that you get 2 free video clips of your flight session.
- Family Package: This package is for up to 5 family members sharing 10 flights between them. No upper restriction of flights per member here. Which means a single member can have 3 or even 4 flights in this package and rest of the members sharing rest of the flights. The cost of this package is $299.95. What’s more? There are 5 free video clips with this package.
- Party Package: This is the grandest package of all with 24 flights shared by 12 people, plus 12 free video clips from your flight session. This package is priced at $669.95.
If your requirement is beyond these basic packages, and you want some customized package like birthday parties, bachelor/bachelorette parties, corporate events/team-building etc. then you can contact their Group Events Team.
To learn more about the packages and pricing of different iFLY tunnels, please click on their official Packages Link.
Undoubtedly, iFLY is the most popular brand out there for indoor flying in the USA and around the world. Choose the tunnel and package which suits your requirement. We wish you all the best for a great blast in your indoor skydiving experience!