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New skydiving operation proposed on Big Island

Photo courtesy: Damon Tucker. Photo courtesy: Damon Tucker.
Photo courtesy: Damon Tucker. Photo courtesy: Damon Tucker.

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Island Skydiving is asking permission to begin daily skydiving trips over Upolu Airport on the very northern tip of the Big Island.

If approved, tandem skydives would begin Sept. 1.

These images taken by Damon Tucker are from exploratory skydives taken over recent weekends.

The company is looking to complete 1,000 tandem skydives in its first year.

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