September 14, 2007
ParacleteXP SkyVenture, LLC Announces Completion of World’s Largest Vertical Wind Tunnel
RAEFORD, N.C., Sept. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Workers and guests got an exciting show Wednesday, September 12 while watching Tim D'Annunzio, owner and president of ParacleteXP SkyVenture, be the first to "fly" in his brand new vertical-wind tunnel. The tunnel, 16.5 feet in diameter, is the largest, most powerful vertical-wind tunnel built to date. Mustering over 2100 horsepower, with wind speeds over 170 mph it is the ultimate freefall simulator. Slated for a grand opening later this fall, the first test run was a great success. With the capacity to fly up to eight people at the same time, sky divers and those who wish to just try it will be able to train no matter what the weather. Located in Raeford, NC, ParacleteXP SkyVenture is just minutes from the Raeford Drop Zone, and Ft. Bragg -- home of the famous Golden Knights Army Parachute Team.
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Surrounded by 56 acres of prime commercial property on Highway 401, ParacleteXP SkyVenture will be the anchor for an upscale shopping center, eateries, and hotel future development. For more information go to http://www.paracletexp.com/.
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ParacleteXP SkyVenture, LLC
CONTACT: Timothy D'annunzio of ParacleteXP SkyVenture, LLC,+1-910-904-0027, [email protected]
Web site: http://www.paracletexp.com/