United States Parachute Association

The United States Parachute Association is dedicated to the promotion of safe skydiving and the support of those who enjoy it. USPA is the largest skydiving organization in the world, and the principal voice of skydivers throughout the United States. Established in 1946, USPA is the source for skydiving information including training, safety issues, and historical archives. USPA supports more than 33,000 members and more than 300 skydiving centers worldwide. Membership has nearly doubled in the last ten years and continues to grow. Skydivers play hard. It is estimated that U.S. skydivers are performing 3,250,000 jumps every year. More than 270,000 of those jumps are by first-time students. Take a look inside our world.Go to the USPA Web Site