Persons which are more than fourty years
old and having at least one skydive, are welcome to join the SWISS POPS
organization. As a skydive is accepted any jump out of an airplane with
static line, AFF, free fall or Tandem. Membership at SWISS POPS is constituted
such as “Active Membership” and “Patronizing Membership”.
Duties of a Member
Members are obliged to the sport of skydiving supporting any activity
to increase security of skydiving. Members are engaged in building friendship
across the organization as well with new recruits.
The annual fee is at least CHF 20.-, higher contribution up to CHF 100.-
is welcome. Persons with an active membership are automatically member
of the Swiss Parachute Organization (AeCS) as well. The annual fee of
the membership to AeCS is normally paid by the home club of a member
with Swiss citizenship.
Rights and Duties of a Member
Patronizing members are not obliged to pay the annual fee for membership
to the AeCS. Therefore they have not a voting right at the general assembly
of SWISS POPS. This is the only exclusion of all benefits as a member
of SWISS POPS. Members can take benefit of all POPS acitivities such
as POPS events in Switzerland or foreign countries as well information
about activities on a regular base.