Take the dive of your life and experience some breath-taking adrenaline, rush through your body! The Horizon International Flight Academy operates Umm Al Quwain aeroclub. This is the only skydiving centre in the Middle East, and marks UAE on the parachuting map. Umm Al Quwain covers an area of 800 sq. km., and is one of the seven members of United Arab Emirates. This is covered with beautiful mangroves and is lined with the shores of Persian Gulf. This will surely give you a view that is beyond your imagination when you dive.
Aeroclub provides various facilities like, Hot Air Balloon ride, Sky Diving, Parachuting and Paramotoring.
You will receive training throughout the year by experienced GCAA certified instructors and pilots. The types of aircrafts are: Microlights, Gliders, Cessnas and a plane for aerobatics.
You will be happy to read that, the Umm Al Quwain Aeroclub was set up under the patronage of HH Brigadier Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Mualla in June 2001. The airport of this club has six spacious hangers and a wide runway of 1.800m x 30m. The vintage Antonov-2 Bi-Plane and the enormous Ilyushin-76 Cargo plane on display make this club easily recognizable.