Loudoun Indoor Skydiving: Thrilling Wind Tunnel Experience
4.0
12 Ratings
Ashburn

Experience the exciting sensation of skydiving without having to leap from an airplane. This is possible at iFLY Loudoun, a leading indoor skydiving establishment equipped with a cutting-edge vertical wind tunnel. After your training, you’ll get to feel the conditions of a free-fall under the guidance of an instructor. No prior experience is needed, and you even get a customized flight certificate as a souvenir afterward.

Duration: 1 hour, 15 minutes
Cancellation: 1 day learn more
What's Included
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges included
  • Personal guidance by a certified flight instructor
  • Includes training and gear usage
  • Experience two flights per individual
  • Receive a flight achievement certificate
What's Not Included
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
Itinerary
  • iFLY Indoor Skydiving - Loudoun - Arrive at iFLY Loudoun, and get started by putting on your gear and going through a specialized training session from an expert flight instructor.

You’ll learn how to safely float in an 800-horsepower vertical wind tunnel that generates a wall-to-wall cushion of air - commonly used by professional skydivers - without having to jump from a plane. Just about anyone can fly, and no experience is necessary.

Once you’re inside the enclosed space of the flight chamber, a tunnel operator slowly increases the wind speed until you and your instructor are airborne. Feel the adrenaline rush as you float at wind speeds reaching 130 to 175 mph (209 to 282 kph). The stable wall-to-wall airflow keeps you from falling off the column of air, and your instructor is on hand at all times to guide you.

The entire indoor skydiving experience takes about 75 minutes from start to finish. Each session includes up to six people, but you fly one-on-one with your instructor for 60 seconds in the wind tunnel twice.

Additional Information
  • If you have previous neck, back, heart, injuries or shoulder dislocations, are pregnant or wearing a hard cast - you will not be able to fly.
  • In order to provide a safe experience for its customers and instructors, iFLY may not be able to accommodate flyers who weigh between 260-300 lbs and will not be able to accommodate flyers whose weight exceeds 300 lbs. Upon check in for flight reservations, additional evaluation by local staff will be required to determine if flyers between 260-300 lbs can be accommodated and whether additional restrictions may apply.
  • Minimum age is 3 years
  • Children under 18 must have a parent or guardian sign their waiver
  • It is recommended that you wear well-fitting, lace-up sneakers or running shoes and comfortable clothes
  • Please note, this facility is in Loudon which is a short commute from metro DC.
  • If you need to reschedule after your reservation is made please call the location directly. Modifications to reservation dates and times cannot be done any other way.
Location
iFLY Indoor Skydiving - Loudoun
Commonwealth Center Drive
Departure Point: Loudoun Address: 20315 Commonwealth Center Dr Ashburn, VA, 20147 Dates: Daily
Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

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141janeanb
Dec 28, 2023
Great experience - Took my twin boys for their 7th bday. We had a great instructor (Joseph) and he made the experience so fun for them. We loved it and cannot wait to do it again. Literally fun for all ages. My mom (67) even got in on the fun!!!
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M9008nggaryf
Oct 9, 2023
AMAZING!! - I would highly recommend doing this at least once in your life! Everyone who works there is super friendly and helpful!
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Alisonjames1
Oct 15, 2019
Unforgettable experience - After a terrible week in Texas, I decided to pay a visit a dear friend in Ashburn. I almost went on 1 hour rant about how my life sucks and everything in general. After listening to me patiently, he decided that it was no point in keeping me indoors. The next day he took here. Those 3 hours in Ifly was an inexplicable memory. It made forget everything, help in unwinding my self.
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Rebeccar724
Aug 6, 2019
Great for the whole family - I took my son and his friends to celebrate his 10th birthday. We all had such an amazing time. Great for all ages.
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Wander820458
May 22, 2019
Never too late ~ ~ - ~ ~ to have this adventure. My cousin and I (80 yrs and 83 yrs, respectively) did the iFly experience at Loudon 2 days ago and it was (literally) a blast! The staff was very helpful, and our instructor, Zach Mullford, was great. Scratch one more off the 'bucket list' !
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Matjaz2002
Jul 30, 2020
Fun time but with a HUGE PRICE. - i would rank this lower but my teenager loved it. I thought it was very over price for the amount of time you are in there. Plus I was really irk that they had so many people at our times. They ensure us would be a small group because of the virus. However there was 9 people. They tell you to wear a mask but when you get in the tank you take it off. Well your sitting with other people in the tank. They need to reduce the groups. Plus for the amount of money they are charging they need to increase the flight times. I spent well over 150.00 just for four flights. I am not sure paying the extra 28.00 or whatever it was just to go higher was worth it. You are only up there for a few seconds. My kid did love it and we are going back to spend more money in near future.
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Sunny
Feb 2, 2020
Worth trying for sure! - This was a very unique experience. I did it for my thrill seeking daughter. I’m afraid of heights lol so it was a big leap for me, pun intended. Great instructors! I felt very safe. Indoor skydiving is harder than it looks. Mostly maintaining your balance. Very different that feeling of being weightless but having control over your movement. Like I said “unique” experience. High quality staff for sure.
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Tracey
Oct 14, 2019
Adrenaline Rush - I went here with an 11 year-old and we both really enjoyed the experience. The staff is super helpful and care about your safety. If you do this you MUST pay extra to go higher as that was the highlight of the 2 flights we did. It is loud and obviously windy, but you get used to it rather quickly. I just wish the flight times were a little longer than 2 minutes as that time goes by so quickly.
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Dcdo1
Oct 9, 2019
“Bucket List” worthy! - Indoor skydiving here is awesome. Definitely “bucket list” worthy if you ever have wanted to jump out of an airplane. This has been in my list for years...because I thought it would help me with my fear of heights. My wife however said that doing iFly indoor skydiving would be the closest I get to skydiving due to life insurance concerns. I guess I would be more worried if she encouraged me to go ahead and go for it(actual skydiving) since we just upped my insurance coverage ;)) Awesome experience to do with the family! Bring your camera/cam corder and/or iPhone!!!
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Digirlie
Oct 14, 2019
Fun Adventure - My son and I were in town and had some time to spend so we thought, what the heck, lets try indoor skydiving! This place was fantastic! The staff were friendly and professional, safety was their #1 priority and I liked everything, except the skydiving! OK, so hear me out - I'm over 50, overweight and out of shape, so the physicality of it was just a little more than I could enjoy. My son on the other hand loved it! I gave him my extra time and he had a blast. I love that I tried it, and everyone was so friendly and accommodating. I definitely recommend everyone try it!
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