Calverton is a hamlet in Suffolk County, New York, US. The community is located on the boarder of the towns of Riverhead and Brookhaven.
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.