Stricken skydiver had more than 29000 jumps - New Zealand Herald

One 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 ...

Professional skydivers injured in training exercise - Voxy

NZONE 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 ...

Parachute key to understanding skydiving accident - Newstalk ZB

Emergency 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 ...

Training exercise goes fatal - Indian NewsLink

The 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 ...

Queenstown skydive accident were staff - NZCity

The 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 ...

Inquiry begins into Queenstown skydiving crash - Otago Daily Times

The 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 ...

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

Two 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 ...

Skydivers injured in crash near Queenstown - The Southland Times

NZONE 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 ...

"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 ...

Skydivers crash into ground in Queenstown - New Zealand Herald

Two 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 ...

Skydivers seriously injured after Queenstown jump - Radio New Zealand

The 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 ...

Two skydivers seriously injured after crash landing near Queenstown - TVNZ

Two 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 ...

Skydiving accident in Queenstown - Newshub

Two 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 ...