Our mission is to provide the best experience life has to offer by providing the very best in safety and service. Skydive Carolina is well-recognized for its standards in safety and customer service. Allow us to take you on the adventure of a lifetime!!!!! Our most popular program. Make your first jump a 120 MPH freefall TANDEM skydive! The classroom instruction takes approximately 30 minutes. When it is your turn to jump, you and your instructor board the aircraft together for the ride to altitude. After reaching the desired altitude, it is time to freefall with your instructor attached behind you as your personal guide. You will accelerate to over 120 miles per hour for up to 60 seconds.