Skydiving in Western Airport, Wiener Neustadt,
Lower Austria Austria
14000 ft/4267 m
Free fall duration:
Free fall speed:
More than 130 mph/209 kph
Wiener Neustadt is a town which is situated in the south of Vienna, within the state of Lower Austria in the northeastern Austria. The city is self-governed and is the seat of the district administration in Wiener Neustadt Land. Wiener Neustadt and its surroundings are famous due to their sporting activity.
In Wiener Neustadt, there is a lot of air sporting activity. Especially at the airport of Wiener Neustadt West (an old military airport), skydiving is being practiced almost every weekend! When the airport was operational, it was the oldest and biggest grass – only airport in Europe. In order to skydive, all you need before you jump off the plane is a brief introduction of about 30 minutes, put on your equipment and off you go!
When the aircraft reaches at a height of 14000 ft /4267 m above the ground, make a last checking on your equipment and then jump off to freedom. The free fall lasts about a minute and if you fly on a group, you have the opportunity to shape formations. While free falling, you cover almost 130 mph/209 kph which is totally nuts!
At about 4921 ft /1500 m, you or your tandem master will launch the gigantic parachute and the relaxed part of your adventure is where begins. The glide will last about 5-7 minutes and you will admire the amazing beauty of the surroundings of Wiener Neustadt. Then you will land safely and smoothly in front of loved ones and spectators.
The main season lasts from March to November but in summer you can skydive almost every day! So don’t waste any more time, book a flight now to live the experience of a lifetime.
How to Get to Destination
38.49 miles/61.2 km, 42 minutes
Head northeast on Strobelg. to Wollzeile, turn right at Wollzeil, continue to Doktor-Karl-Lueger-Platz, continue to Weiskirchnerstr, turn left into Vordere Zollamtsstr. / Wr. Str./B1, turn right at the Dampfschiffstr./B227, continue to follow the Dampfschiffstr. Keep left to continue toward Exit Knoten Prater, continue to follow the B227, at the junction Knoten Prater, stay right and follow the signs for Graz/Linz/A1/A2/B221/Gürtel, join the A23, continue to A2, take exit 44-Wr.Neustadt-West for B26, turn right at Puchberger Str./B26, continue to follow the B26, go through 1 roundabout, turn right onto the B17.
89.8 miles/144 km, 1 hour 23 minutes
Head southwest on Landhausg to Schmiedg, turn left into Schmiedg, turn right at Joanneumring, take 1st left into Wielandg, turn left into Grazbachg, turn right at the Conrad-von-Hötzendorf-Straße, turn left into the Ulrich-Lichtenstein-Gasse, continue to Liebenauer Tangente, continue to Süd Autobahn (signals A2/Ungarn/Italien/A9/Deutschland/Slowenien/Raaba/Flughafen). At the junction Knoten Graz-Ost, stay left and follow signs for A2/E66 to Wien / Gleisdorf / Laßnitzhöhe / Ungarn, continue to follow the A2, (road with controlled toll) at junction 46-Knoten Wr.Neustadt, stay right and follow the signs for S4/B17 to Ungarn / Wr.Neustadt Zentrum / Eisenstadt / Mattersburg / Wr.Neustadt-Süd, take exit 46-Wr.Neustadt Zentrum on the left to enter the B17, make a 180 degree turn.
Wiener Neustadt East Airport,
5.2 miles/8.3 km
Take a train from anywhere in the Lower Austria and disembark at the central station of Wiener Neustadt.
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