FAQ - Proflyer

Here you can find the answers for the questions frequently asked about flying in Hurricane Factory Madrid. If there is anything more you want to know, ask us at madrid@hurricanefactory.com

Here you can find the answers for the questions frequently asked about flying in Hurricane Factory Madrid. If there is anything more you want to know, ask us at madrid@hurricanefactory.com

Frequently asked questions - Sportflight

  • 1. WHO CANNOT FLY?

    Those who cannot fly are children younger than 5 years, pregnant women, and those who are not healthy - mainly those who suffer any acute spine and joint injury (in particular shoulder injury), moreover those who suffer from any ailments, such as heart attack, nerve ilness and likewise. Those who are under an influance of alcohol and other addictive and psychotropic substances are not allowed to fly either.
  • 2. DO MINORS (UNDER 18 YEARS OLD) NEED ANY AUTHORIZATION?

    Yes. Persons under 18 years old must be accompanied by an adult and have an authorization signed by their guardian or legal representant. The authorization is available on this website. The accompanying adult will be responsible for the authenticity of the authorization and the signature.
  • 3. HOW HIGH CAN I FLY IN THE WIND TUNNEL?

    The skydiving simulator Hurricane Factory Madrid is 5,2 m wide and 12 m high. After the acquisition of certain skills you can fly all the way to the height of the 12 meters.
  • 4. IS IT POSSSIBLE TO GET A VIDEO FROM MY FLYING?

    Of course! There is a video system integrated in the wind tunnel. Download your videos in the sportflyer room.
  • 5. WILL WIND TUNNEL HELP ME TO LEARN SKILLS FOR SKYDIVING?

    The flying in the wind tunnel is in many aspects very similar to skydiving. For example, the body movements and positions. Therefore it can help you to go easier through your skydiving AFF course and then significantly speed up your skydiving skills learning process.
  • 6. CAN I FLY WITH MY OWN SUIT AND HELMET?

    Yes. All the experienced flyers can use their own equipment. However, it is not possible to fly with any camera.
  • 7. ANY OTHER QUESTION?

    madrid@hurricanefactory.com :-)

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