La Rochelle is the capital of the Charente – Maritime department. It is a port city connected to the Île de Ré with a 2.9 km / 1.8 mi long bridge that was completed on May 19th, 1988. The harbor opens to a protected strait, the Pertuis d'Antioche. La Rochelle is situated in western France and is seaport on the Bay of Biscay which is a part of the Atlantic Ocean.
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Skydiving in Calverton, Suffolk, New York USA
Calverton is said to be one of the most well-known places for all those who want to feel the adventure of skydiving. The many years of experience, its location and the safety offered, make this place the Mecca of skydiving. The Calverton airport is one hour far from NYC and is quiet easy to find. It offers an 2900 ac/11.73 km² area and the largest landing area in the US.
Once you arrive at the airport, you will receive a small briefing, in order to feel familiar with this activity. Then, being in the good hands of a well-skilled staff, let your wishes come true while you free fall in extreme velocities. The spot is famous for the highest altitude jump at 13500 ft/4115 m and the largest skydiving aircraft in Long Island.
What’s better than feeling the adrenaline and admiring the breathtaking views of Long Island, the Hamptons, the famous twin forks and the Atlantic Ocean. When weather permits, you can also see the NYC skyline. Finally, you will land in a grass landing area, which is only about 50 yd/45.72 m away from the spectator area. In order to skydive, you must be at least 18 years of age.