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news 18.08.18: The ToraTora Heli-Boogie at Siófok was a highlight of the PULSEteam this year. At highest freefly level the jumpers participated on the skills-camp within 5-7 way groups at Skydive Balaton. It was incredible to fly free in the sky and experience the 3 dimensions with full speed.

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news 04.08.18: The summer time in Switzerland with the very hot outside temperatures made it difficult to run the wind tunnel air condition proper. So the RealFly chamber temperature went up over 38°C during the PULSEteam training. But the flyers gave their best while high speed flying and had fun together!

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news 31.07.18: In the end of August, Oliver got Solo by flying the Gabri G2 helicopter. Under the supervision by the flight instructor, he did some hover exercises and praxis take-off's & landings. Afterwards Oliver flow some circuits in the vicinity and proved his flying skills with save approaches.

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news 20.07.18: The PULSEteam got their new Summer Hybrid suits. Perfect on time - for another freefly training day at Grenchen, Switzerland with ground temperatures over 30C. Boogieman did a fantastic job by producing/changing the new suits that they are fitting well.

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24.06.18: Life is good - by enjoying with friends a warm summer day on the lakeside. Thereby go for a swim or paddle together on the SUP boards along the coastline. And have a BBQ event in the evening by watching the full moon rising up over the Swiss mountains (plus the soccer FIFA World Cup).

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news 21.05.18: Isn't it the best feeling - soaring with friends free in the sky within a wingsuit around some puffy clouds?!? This jump happened on a special weather day, were the temperatures brought up some Cumulus clouds. A PAC750 aircraft from another DropZone was based at the Thun, Switzerland airfield for the long weekend and was optimal to fly the 4 jumper pilots up to 14'000ft altitude.

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news 20.05.18: The PULSEteam did there first Freefly training jumps after Corinne's hard landing with a broken rib at Thun, Switzerland. It felt good to be back in the sky and turn moves together with holding hand grips.

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news 25.04.18: During the first Spring days, it was time to perform the yearly check-flight on a small Piper aircraft. Afterwards Oliver took many friends up into the sky for some scenic flights. It was beautiful to see the snow covered mountain peaks and the green fields from high above

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news 10.04.18: Oliver's latest Wingsuit BASE jump is visible through a HUD (Head Up Display) view. His flights was down from the Innerer Fisistock summit into the valley along cliffs and over trees. The pilots sight is displayed into a HUD view with many reference numbers...plus the tracking line in 3D landscape map. Enjoy the flight!

news 10.03.18: At the Indoor Skydiving Swiss National at Sion, Switzerland, Oliver was testing his new 360° Camera. Thereby Manu & Oli (Swiss Champions) was dynamic flying around him in the active chamber. Thanks to RealFly which made it happen this special filming?

news 15.02.18: The PULSEteam held there first freefly training at GoJump Oceanside, California. At the second day, Corinne got picked up by turbulences in the landing approach and hit the ground hard. At the hospital they diagnosed one broke rib, plus many sprains & bruises :-(

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news 13.02.18: The new iFly wind tunnel at Oceanside (14 ft) opened a few week ago and was ready to fly. So Oliver took the opportunity and flow for some session. Thereby he trained in vertical (140 mph) the forward transition from head-up to head-down and vise versa.

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news 12.02.18: At Oceanside, California Oliver took his first helicopter flight lesson at Anthelion. Thereby Jamie gave him a good introduction on the Robinson R22 (N8372R). The flight along the shore line, plus the hovering approach to the local airport inspired him very well.

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news 27.01.18: It's always great to share happiness with friends, and if this action is during an indoor skydive session it's even more fun! So Oliver & Corinne joined Svens revival at his first flight in the wind tunnel after many years. Welcome back in the air my friend!

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news 05.01.18: Do you need a encouraging speaker at your next event, who talks about his air-sports and motivates the spectators to bring more courage into their everyday life? Oliver Furrer, the experienced sportsman was interviewed about his skills in flying and how he reflects these feelings of freedom in his lectures. Book Oliver Furrer as a speaker for your next event or work shop.

news 09.12.17: During the pre-Christmas time, Oliver & Corinne visited the indoor skydive center at Sion, Switzerland. Thereby the two Flyers did a training session with Manu together and had much fun flying 3D in the wind tunnel. Always interesting to learn new moves!

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news 14.10.17: During a beautiful Autumn day, three PULSEteam members hiked for 3.5 hours from Kandersteg to the Innerer Fisistock for a BASE jump. On the way up to the mountain they enjoyed the great scenery over the Kandertal with the fresh snow covered summits in the back ground. The Wingsuit flights down the valley was just amazing along the cliffs and trees.

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news 07.09.17: At the large-scale KMU Swiss event at Brugg-Windisch, Oliver was one of the panel speaker. He talked about his visionary behavior from the eagle perspective. Thereby he addressed clear parallels between his vision "flying in the wingsuit" and using the same components to be successful in business life.

news 20.08.17: Another happy Skydive tandem passenger landed save on the ground after a spectacular Helicopter jump. Thereby Oliver filmed the couple together with Corinne over the beautiful Interlaken, Switzerland mountain scenery. What a nice day and with smiley faces at Helicopter Skydive.

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news 15.08.17: The Dropzone 33 "Last Ultimo" is history! During one more week the Pilatus Porter aircraft was flying (89 loads / 884 Skydivers) without accident at Saanen/Gstaad, Switzerland. Thanks again to Rebi & Raymond for organizing this event, plus Reto for delicate food. Cross fingers they’ll get the motivation to make a second revival in 2019!?

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news 11.08.17:  The PULSEteam joined another ToraTora Heli Camp at Skydive Balaton, Hungary. It was an authentic skills camp in groups with a 4:1 ratio (one coach for a group of 4 participants) based on the personal skill level. Due to an engine problem on the helicopter, plus one day strong wind, only 20 jumps could be made during 5 days. However, the party in Budapest was amazing on Saturday night.

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news 22.07.17: At various places in the Lauterbrunnen Valley, small memorials were held in memory of Walter Hilscher. His ashes were strewn into the sky before or during the BASE jump by the ceremony participants.

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news 07.07.17: In the begin of July, another heli-BASE video- & photo-shooting event took place in the Dolomiti. Thereby a small team performed different some cliff jumps under perfect weather conditions in the Mt Civetta region. It was fantastic to see through the camera lense, the jumpers staying on these exposed places.

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news 13.05.17: It was a perfect weather day during the Heli-Base event at the Poncione d'Alnasca, Tessin, Switzerland. Thereby a small group of 11 base jumpers participated at the Ascent Xmedia/Talent for Adventure photo- & video-shooting which was organized by Oliver. Impressive to see the wingsuit pilots flying down from the snow covered summit to the green valley.

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