Government Contracting:

U.S. and foreign militaries have been training in iFLY tunnels since the first one opened in Orlando FL in 1997. This page is intended for training cadre and contracting officers seeking basic, sustainment, and advanced military freefall training in a simulated environment.

Who We Are:

iFLY invented the technologies which make modern indoor skydiving possible. We are the World’s largest designer, builder and operator of Vertical Wind Tunnels and have been the undisputed industry leader since creating this market in 1997. We are committed to innovation, performance, safety, reliability and absolute customer satisfaction.


Headquartered in Austin, Texas and London, England, we maintain over 50 locations worldwide, with another 25 projects currently under construction.

How We Provide Value to The Military:

iFLY has the unique capability as well as the “Scalable Capacity” to offer the following features and benefits to our prospective clients and their respective procurement officers:


  • The standard rate for a premium 60-minute block is $975
  • The standard military coaching rate (L-CAT 1) is $225 per hour
  • Trainer level 4 coaching rate (L-CAT 2) is $275 per hour
  • Rates may vary based on location


  • 32 locations throughout the US
  • Overseas locations available
  • 24/7 access outside of normal business hours
  • Train at any iFLY under a single contract

Relevant Past Performance  

  • Meets all past performance requirements
  • Adherence to the International Bodyflight Association’s (IBA) safety and training standards
  • Dedicated military program manager

Courses of Instruction

  • Basic training to support military freefall accreditation
  • Sustainment training for Military Freefall accredited jumpers
  • Advanced Skills Training
  • IBA accredited programs
    • Flight Instructor Training Program
  • The military specific Flying With Equipment Coach Course

Purchasing a tunnel:

For more information on acquiring the most safe, dependable and proven designs in Vertical Wind Tunnel technology, contact the brand trusted by more militaries around the world by clicking here.