Geronimo! World Military Parachuting Championship kicks off outside Moscow

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Parachutists from all over the world filled the skies as the 40th World Military Parachuting Championship started in Moscow region on Tuesday. This year’s championship involves over 300 participants from 30 countries. The opening ceremony, as well as the artistic program, also included a performance from the ‘Swifts’ aerobatic team and a military parade of the competing nations. The championship will last until July 29, when participants will compete in three disciplines: individual and group accuracy, and style and formation skydiving, which is based on team performance.