Tue, Nov 23, 2004
One Small Step... One Giant Leap
Fantasy of Flight, along I-4 between Orlando and Lakeland, FL,
is fast becoming one of our favorite places to simply hang out. In
passing by the other day, we came across a series of mass parachute
jumps. We whipped out our cameras and started shooting. This is a
little of what we got.
As a grand finale of sorts, SkyQuest, a skydiving airshow,
launched 120 jumpers from five different aircraft at 19,000 feet.
The jumpers were able to complete both mass formations attempted
before everyone landed safely -- and we got some great
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