Illinois Valley Airport Skydiving Input

CAVE JUNCTION, Ore. — A community is discussing the idea of letting skydivers land at their local airport. Illinois Valley residents were given the chance to voice their opinions at a meeting Thursday evening. The emphasis of the meeting was to develop an operational policy. As a guide for the meeting, officials used a copy of … Continue reading »

Skydiving Company Performs Demonstration

CAVE JUNCTION, Ore. — On Monday, a skydiving company interested in bringing its business to the Illinois Valley airport, eased the fears of local residents by performing a skydiving demonstration. It was caught on camera exclusively by Newswatch 12. Three skydivers took to the skies, going up 75 hundred feet and dropping down from a … Continue reading »

Skydiving Company In Illinois Valley

By Sharon Ko MERLIN, Ore. — A skydiving company is interested in making a landing in Josephine County. Airport officials say a skydiving company in Creswell may possibly move to the Illinois Valley Airport but the plan is still in its beginning stages. There are some concerns about safety and loud noises from the planes. … Continue reading »