Foreigner fell to his death at Thai Sky Adventures

Pattaya, Thailand – A foreign man who is yet to be identified, fell to his death while skydiving on Thursday afternoon, Pattaya police said.

The 60-year-old unidentified man, jumped off the plane belonging to Thai Sky Adventures in Pattaya, Khaosod English reported.

“It happened just now,” Colonel Chonnapat Nawalak of Nong Kham police in Chonburi said Thursday afternoon. “We’re still checking the cause of his death. He jumped from the plane and landed in the water, so we have to check whether he died from the jumping or from drowning,” the report added.

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When reached for comment, Harry Harrison, owner of Thai Sky Adventure, said he has no knowledge of the incident.

Thai Sky Adventures is the only full-time skydiving drop-zone in Southeast Asia, Thai Sky Adventure has 25-plus years of skydiving experience. Open since November 2009 they are a UK, US, Thai run operation with a full staff of Western instructors and pilots.

Photo: Filipino tourist Ronz Lagrosa’s skydiving experience in 2013

 

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