California skydiver Eike Hohenadl died at Skydive Arizona in Eloy, AZ Friday April 25th, 2014. . Eike was participating in POPS record attempts . Eike was seen under inflated main canopy, turning. Investigation is underway.
Eike was 72 years of age, very experienced and current with many ratings under his belt. Eike was an active demo jumper and wingsuiter – well-loved and admired in the sport. His home drop zone was Lake Elsinore, CA.
05/02/14 UPDATE ON SERVICES:
Eike’s life will be celebrated at 10:30 AM, Monday, May 12, 2014 at Lamb’s Fellowship in Lake Elsinore, California (21901 Railroad Canyon Rd). Committal prayers and military honors will follow at 1:15PM at the Riverside National Cemetery in Riverside, California (check in at information booth at entrance for detailed instructions).
A reception will be held at Lamb’s Fellowship following the military services.
News reports: The Press Enterprise