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Issue 92

ASM Australian Skydiver Magazine

ASM is a vibrant magazine showcasing the fabulous sport of skydiving, it's spirited people, it's variety of disciplines, it's sensational events and the 70+ drop zones around Australia.

All Members of the Australian Parachute Federation who hold a current Sporting Licence and 'A' Licence automatically receive the ASM as part of their annual membership.

Non APF members can subscribe to the ASM online.

Many technical articles are published in the interests of safety and education, and past issues can be downloaded from the ASM Online Archives.

ASM is the people's mag and is based on contributions from the skydiving community. The mag is always after input and ideas, please feel free to contribute:

  • author a technical article or series of articles
  • start your own column
  • report on a competition, boogie or event
  • send in your Drop Zone Dayz story and photos
  • submit a cover shot or photographic pictorial
  • send in fun snap shots, notables and quotes for Parapenalia
  • submit photos for Ouch! 
  • write a poem
  • tell us your first jump story or about your course for The Blue Room
  • scare us with your No Shit There I Was story
  • inform the masses of new equipment or advancements
  • enlight us with some tips and traps
  • interview or profile a 10,000 Jump Pig

Go to the ASM Online Archives for the origins of ASM including the original ASM of the 60s and 70s, followed by 20 years of Rambling On magazine.

You can also leave your classifieds on this website free of charge, if you have skydiving equipment or accessories for sale.


Issue 92


  • WPC - Our Aussie Team
  • 1st FAI World Canopy Piloting Freestyle & 7th FAI World Canopy Piloting Championships
  • 35th FAI World Parachuting Championships in Freefall Style & Accuracy
  • 2nd FAI World Wingsuit Flying Championship
  • Aussie Assault Vertical World Record Attempts
  • Bowen Bigway Boogie
  • Foot Fetish & Downunder Dynamics 5 Combined
  • S.A. State Skydiving Championships
  • Tropical Froth Canopy Course
  • Safety Matters
  • Crash Course
  • The Holes in the Cheese Take Aim
  • Losing Focus
  • Aussie Bigways Road to 150-Way
  • Australian Open Indoor Skydiving Championships
  • Don Cross Profile
  • Jack Milne - A Pioneering Professional Skydiver
  • Ring The Bell
  • DZ Directory


Issue 91


  • APF Direction
  • Taking the World
  • 14th POPS World Meet
  • Skydive Oz Sky-Fest
  • Aust. Canopy Piloting Championships
  • SA Skydiving FlyGirls
  • SA State Record
  • Water Rescue Scenario
  • APF National Symposium
  • APF Achievement Awards
  • Safety Matters
  • Preventing & Surviving Accidental CRW
  • The Flag of Thailand
  • Aussie Bigways Road to 150-Way
  • DZ Dayz
  • Ring the Bell
  • DZ Directory


Issue 90


  • Directors Direction
  • Kapow Kup
  • Downunder Dynamics 4
  • First Next Level Flight Skills Comp
  • Australian National Championships
  • Adventure Wingsuiting Ice & Steel
  • World Parachuting Championships
  • Tracking
  • Safety Matters
  • Aussie Bigways
  • DZ Dayz Elderslie
  • iFly VFS Scrambles
  • Ring the Bell
  • DZ Directory

Past issues can be downloaded from the ASM Online Archives.

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