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Vertical Wind Tunnel Fun Coming to O’side in 2017

ifly_groundbreaking_2016-3Oceanside CA— iFly Franchisee owner Robert & Melissa Blomsness broke ground earlier this month on Oceanside’s first vertical wind tunnel.  The build is expected to be complete by early 2017.

At iFLY, adventure seekers age 3 to 103 can feel the rush of freefall skydiving without the risk of jumping out of an airplane. Simply leaning into a smooth column of air and flying with the help of our certified flight instructors.  The company has flown more than 7,000,000 people in a dozen countries since launching the modern vertical wind tunnel industry in 1998.  iFLY and its affiliates have 52 facilities operating, 13 currently in construction and 12 planned to start construction soon.

iFLY also offers Education field trips that focus on Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) concepts. Science and math teachers can arrange field trips that features a certified curriculum that allows Second Grade through College students to immerse themselves in full-body and hands-on learning using the wind tunnel ad classroom and lab.  At the end of each class, students get to fly in the tunnel and understand how STEM concepts apply in everyday life.

Learn more here: https://www.iflyworld.com/what-is-ifly/the-flying-experience
or S.T.E.M. Education Program:  http://www.iflyworld.com/education

Learn more about iFLY and to get details on flying and flight packages visit www.iFLYworld.com.