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SKY DIVE THE NORTH POLE:
Description: Sky Dive the North Pole
Date Departure:
Dates of Program: TBA April 2010
Code: NPSD

You will arrive at the base camp Barneo and transfer to a MI-8 helicopter. From Barneo
you will fly to the geographic North Pole for an experience you will never forget. You will
be entitled to the greatest bragging rights of your peers. This is truly an experience of a
life time. You will be guided by some of the finest and experienced jump masters with
many jumps to their credit. Few people have ever been able to experience this remarkable
accomplishment. You will need your own parachute and have the knowledge to pack the
chute.
 
Physical ability required: Moderate to demanding
Experience Required: Previous jumps required or with ample notice we can arrange a
tandem jump. Please note that we can only accommodate one tandem per jump group.
Register now.
 
Preparing to jump over the North Pole


*Last update: April 19, 2009
 
 
 
Sky Dive the North Pole
Price: TBA Euro
Date: TBA April, 2010
(per person with group of 2 persons or more)
We honor groups and prices will vary depending on number of persons and the need of Jump Master. Call us and lets talk about this fantastic expedition.
 
 
***Please note: Due to the almost daily fluctuations of the exchange rate of the Euro to the US dollar, we must post trip cost in Euro. To calculate the cost in US dollars, please visit this site for the current exchange rate:
http://www.xe.com/ucc/     or
 http://www.x-rates.com/calculator.html
Final cost in USD will be determined at the time of full payment, based on the exchange rate at that time.
 
Call or Email for booking.
 
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Itinerary:
The working itinerary will be set around October of 2008. Please keep in touch with us or simply join our newsgroup and we will place you on our E-Letter list. We will be sending out notices about the expedition as soon as final information is available.
 
bullet Day 1 Arrive in Longyearbyen, Norway. Transfer to the hotel of your choice. Information meeting.
bullet Day 2 Preparation for the jump and equipment check. It is possible to arrange additional
tours in and around Longyearbyen.
bullet Day 3(Varies) Morning departure ( weather and ice condition permitting ) with AN-74 plane for base camp Barneo. Flight duration is about 2 hours. Final equipment check packing. Depart Barneo for geographic North Pole and complete jump. After a celebration at the Pole, the helicopter will lift you to the Ice Camp " Barneo ". Departure by plane to Longyearbyen. Transfer to the hotel.
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Day 4(Varies) Depart for home or continue your Longyearbyen experience with additional tours.
 
Note: Depending on weather and ice condition we may remain at Barneo longer. This schedule may change due to weather. We will try to maintain this schedule as close as possible.

Please call us. We can help you with any or all of the following items.

Included in Price:
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Meeting at the Longyearbyen airport (Spitsbergen, Norway);
 2 transfers airport-hotel-airport;

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Aircraft flights Longyearbyen - Barneo - Longyearbyen;

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Helicopter flights Barneo - North Pole - Barneo;

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Using Barneo facilities;

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Full catering at Barneo Ice Camp;

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Disposable plates, spoons, forks and cups
(2 sets per visiting a mess-tent per person);

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Rent of the safety equipment (communication, navigation aid, weapon);

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Certificate of the North Pole visit;

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Guides' and ECA representatives' service;

bullet15 kilos of luggage

The price doesn't include:
bulletTravel costs from your place of residence to Longyearbyen (Spitsbergen, Norway) and back;
bulletAccommodation in Longyearbyen; we will assist you obtaining lodging.
bulletCatering in Longyearbyen;
bulletTransfers in Longyearbyen (excl. airport-hotel-airport for travel home and hotel-airport-hotel for travel to the North Pole);
bulletActivities in Longyearbyen (dog-sledge rides, tours to the glacier, excursion to the coal mine: depending on the weather);
bulletAlcohol drinks;
bulletFull medical-evacuation insurance with minimum coverage for evacuation 50,000 Euro -required;
bulletInsurance against full or partial cancellation of the expedition, luggage insurance, life insurance (strongly recommended);
bulletSpecial Arctic clothing;
bulletClothing for Arctic jumps;
bulletPrivate belongings;
bulletAll the unforeseen costs related to the flights delays;
bulletSouvenirs and postal expenses;
bulletOverweight luggage - 20 Euro/kilo
Please note:
A Deposit of $5,000. USD is required to confirm your place on the expedition. Of this deposit, $1,000 will be non-refundable. Deposits will be credited against the balance due at the exchange rate in effect when final payment is made. Any deposit over the non-refundable $1,000 will be returned prior to January 15, 2010, should you cancel your participation with the expedition. 
After January 15th, 2010, there are no refunds.
Final payments are due prior to January 15, 2010.
Bookings made after February 1, 2010 will possibly have an increase of 10% of the listed price.
This is a limited participation expedition. Register early to insure your place at the North Pole.

 

Price: See above for prices
To book your expedition for 2010
email:  jrrussell@eaglescry.com
or call me:  678.414.9119

 

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