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Paraclete Aviation has one mission: creating a successful and winning partnership with its clients. 

Founded by former US Army Golden Knight and visionary businessman, Tim D’Annunzio, the Paraclete business group is synonymous with excellence. Located in Raeford, North Carolina, Paraclete partners with military and civilian operators offering support in the areas of specialized aircraft support for military training, military and civilian parachute training and development, long-term aircraft lease agreements, and aircraft maintenance. 

Contractor and Government Entity (CAGE) Code: 4LE83

DUNS Number: 788103179 

Cessna Caravan 208 Supervan 900 parked on the tarmac. 


Paraclete Aviation is an FAA Part 91 certified company offering an array of turboprop aircraft specializing in Short Takeoff and Landing (STOL) capabilities.

The fleet includes: 

Casa C-212 Aviocar (x2)

de Havilland DH-6 Twin Otter

Shorts SC.7 Skyvan

Cessna 208 Caravan (x2)


Paraclete is the gold standard in training offering the most experienced instructors in the world which include US National 

A soldier descends under a round military parachute and World Champion parachutists. This experience combined with the largest free fall simulator (wind tunnel) in the United States and elite aircraft support allows us to be a turnkey operator for our clients.

 Our services include:

Basic Military Free Fall training in the wind tunnel

Basic Military Free Fall training

Static line training

Canopy Control Courses

Jump Master Courses


Wind Tunnel Instructor training

AFF Instructor training


Located five minutes from our parachuting drop zone is the most advanced, powerful, and realistic free fall simulator in the world. Our wind tunnel supports both civilian sport skydiving and military free-fall training, including elite teams such as the U.S. Army’s Golden Knights, Special Forces, MARSOC, AFSOC Rangers, Navy Leap Frogs, and numerous other military units.

The outside of Paraclete XP SkyVenture 


Skydive Paraclete XP is regarded as one of the premier free fall training centers in the world offering civilian tandem skydiving, military free-fall training, and amenities which include: An aerial photo of Skydive Paraclete XP located in Raeford, NC 

a 500+ square foot climate-controlled team room for packing, meetings, and classroom time

Large site surveyed grass landing area for MFF and static line missions

AMC approved aircraft and pilots

USPA group member

Static line capable

Brand new restroom and shower facilities

Professional packers available

Onsite full-service restaurant

Full-time staff onsite for assistance in cutaway recovery and aircraft loading

Air-conditioned packing area

Convenient to Fort Bragg, local hotels, and airports

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