Skydiving in Statesboro, Swainsboro, Emanuel County, Georgia USA

Jumping height:
11500 ft / 3505 m
Freefall duration:
About a minute
Parachute open height:
5500 ft / 1676 m
Hook Turns:
Swainsboro is a city located in Emanuel County, Georgia, USA. The city is also the county seat of this county. Swainsboro is nestled between the cities of Macon, Augusta and Savannah, in the heart of one of the fastest growing regions in the southeastern US. The town’s history is rich and thriving along with arts and contemporary culture. It is a great place to visit or live in for one more reason. Besides all these, it is a place, where many sports are taking place.

The city of Swainsboro is beautiful and the best way to observe it is from above. There are many ways to do that, but the most popular one is skydiving, fulfilling the man’s biggest dream of flying and conquering the sky. Near Swainsboro at the Statesboro-Bulloch Airport you can make this dream come true.

The airfield is small, but many flights are taking place there for many years. When you reach the airfield, you will receive a mandatory training and after about 15 minutes you are ready to fly! The next step is to get on the Cessna 128 and wait patiently until you reach 11500 ft/3505 m.

Then the biggest step… Jump off the plane! You won’t have time to feel weird, as the freefall lasts approximately a minute. An exciting, breathtaking minute. Then the instructor will open the gigantic parachute at 5500 ft/1676 m and you will glide silently until you land safely and smoothly at the landing point, where hook turns are allowed.

Don’t miss this amazing opportunity to fly alone or with friends in a group skydiving course! It is essential to call and book a flight, if you want to skydive.

How to Get to Destination

BY CAR FROM Waycross
106 miles / 171 km, 2 hours 4 minutes
Head northeast on Plant Ave to State St, take the first turning left onto GA-4 N / US 1 N / State St, continue to follow the GA-4 N / US 1 N, slight left at North Blvd, continue to GA-4 N / U.S. 1 N / Hatch Pkwy N, continue to follow the GA-4 N / US 1 N, turn right onto GA-57 W / S Main St, turn right at E Main St.
131 miles / 211 km, 2 hours 40 minutes
Head east on Baxter St towards S Pope St, turn left at S Lumpkin St, turn right at Baldwin St, continue to Williams St, turn right on Oconee St, continue to Oak St, slight left at Oconee St, continue to GA-10 E / Lexington Ps, continue to follow the GA-10 E, slight right towards GA-22 W / Crawfordville Ps, continue to follow the GA-22 W, turn left on GA-12 E/US-278 E / Broad St, continue to follow the GA-12 E/US-278 E, continue to Legion Rd, turn right onto GA-80 S / Quaker Rd, continue to follow the GA-80 S, turn right at GA-296 S / George St, continue to follow the GA-296 St, turn right onto GA-17 S/GA-4 S / US 1 S/US-221 S, slight left at GA-4 S / US 1 S, turn left toward N Main St, continue straight on N Main St, turn left at E Main St.
Emanuel County Airport,
2.8 miles (4.5 km)
Daniels Airport,
2.5 miles (4 km).

Amtrak trains service covers the entire USA, so you can take a train from anywhere in Georgia and abort at one of the nearest stations, as Swainsboro does’t have a train station. The nearest stations are Atlanta, GA (ATL) and Jesup, GA (JSP). From there you can either take a bus or rent a car.


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