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Stricken skydiver had more than 29000 jumps - New Zealand Herald

Stricken skydiver had more than 29000 jumpsNew Zealand HeraldOne of the skydivers who crash landed near Queenstown yesterday was a skydiving champion with tens of thousands of jumps under his belt. Sasa Jojic, originally from Serbia, spent five years on his country's national skydiving team and was twice ...and more »

Professional skydivers injured in training exercise - Voxy

Professional skydivers injured in training exerciseVoxyNZONE Skydive in Queenstown has confirmed an incident this morning (January 28) involving two members of its staff on a training exercise. The incident happened at approximately 7.45am. The incident happened in the final stages of a staff tandem ...and more »

Parachute key to understanding skydiving accident - Newstalk ZB;

Parachute key to understanding skydiving accident - Newstalk ZB

Newstalk ZBParachute key to understanding skydiving accidentNewstalk ZBEmergency services attend the scene of an accident at NZONE skydiving near Queenstown where two men suffered broken bones during a landing. (James Allan). UPDATED 4.20PM: Police are holding the parachute that could be key to answering what went ...and more »

Training exercise goes fatal - Indian NewsLink

Training exercise goes fatalIndian NewsLinkThe two skydivers who were airlifted to hospital after a crash landing near Queenstown were professionals on a training exercise. The Police and the emergency services were called to the scene at Drift Bay at 815 am. TV One Skydive Queenstown said that ...and more »

Queenstown skydive accident were staff - NZCity

Queenstown skydive accident were staffNZCityThe two skydivers who were injured in an incident in Queenstown on Saturday morning were staff members of NZONE Skydive. 28 January 2017. The two skydivers who were injured in an incident in Queenstown on Saturday morning were staff members of ...and more »

Inquiry begins into Queenstown skydiving crash - Otago Daily Times;

Inquiry begins into Queenstown skydiving crash - Otago Daily Times

Otago Daily TimesInquiry begins into Queenstown skydiving crashOtago Daily TimesThe skydivers were flown to Dunedin Hospital by Otago Regional Rescue Helicopters. PHOTO: DAVID WILLIAMS. An investigation has begun into how a skydiving jump near Queenstown went badly wrong, seriously injuring two people. Emergency services ...and more »

Two professional skydivers in stable condition after crash landing near Queenstown - TVNZ

Two professional skydivers in stable condition after crash landing near QueenstownTVNZTwo NZONE skydivers are in a stable condition after suffering serious injuries during a skydiving accident at Drift Bay near Queenstown lakes this morning. Tandem skydive. Source: istock.com. The two staff members were on a tandem training exercise at ...and more »

Skydivers injured in crash near Queenstown - The Southland Times;

Skydivers injured in crash near Queenstown - The Southland Times

The Southland TimesSkydivers injured in crash near QueenstownThe Southland TimesNZONE Skydive Queenstown is working closely with the Civil Aviation Authority to determine how two employees crashed into the ground sustaining serious injuries. The two skydivers are in a stable condition in Dunedin Hospital after plummeting to the ...and more »

"Skydivers injured in Queenstown incident" - Scoop.co.nz (press release)

"Skydivers injured in Queenstown incident"Scoop.co.nz (press release)Emergency services are attending a serious incident in Drift Bay, Queenstown where two skydivers have crashed on landing. Police and ambulance were called to the scene at approximately 8:15am this morning, Saturday 28 January 2017. The skydivers are ...and more »

Skydivers crash into ground in Queenstown - New Zealand Herald

Skydivers crash into ground in QueenstownNew Zealand HeraldTwo skydivers are in serious condition after they crash landed at about 100km/h when a training jump went wrong near Queenstown this morning. A police spokeswoman said it was reported the tandem skydive pair from NZONE Skydive hit the ground at a ...and more »

Skydivers seriously injured after Queenstown jump - Radio New Zealand;

Skydivers seriously injured after Queenstown jump - Radio New Zealand

Radio New ZealandSkydivers seriously injured after Queenstown jumpRadio New ZealandThe two skydivers who were airlifted to hospital after a crash landing near Queenstown were professionals on a training exercise. Police and emergency services were called to the scene at Drift Bay at 8.15am. NZONE's operations have been closed while ...and more »

Two skydivers seriously injured after crash landing near Queenstown - TVNZ

Two skydivers seriously injured after crash landing near QueenstownTVNZTwo skydivers are in critical condition after a skydiving accident at Drift Bay near Queenstown lakes this morning. Tandem skydive. Source: istock.com. Emergency services were called to the scene just after 8am where it was reported tandem skydivers ...and more »

Skydiving accident in Queenstown - Newshub

Skydiving accident in QueenstownNewshubTwo skydivers are in a stable condition with serious injuries after they crashed on landing at Drift Bay, near Queenstown. Emergency services were called to the scene at about 8:15am, and both skydivers have been taken to Dunedin Hospital. The tandem ...and more »