Location

Nearest city

Saarlouis has approx. 40.000 citizens and is located at the western border of Germany (close to France and Luxembourg). See also  information about Saarlouis on Wikipedia:

Airfield

The airfield (ICAO Code EDRJ) is located 10 km west of city of Saarlouis.
DZ-Elevation is 1.120 ft (= 341 m) MSL.

Runway (concrete) with 800 m and separate taxiways.

Dropzone

DZ Saarlouis-Dueren is a typical club DZ with more than 7.000 jumps per year in German parachuting season from March to October. The local club has a good experience in execution of skydiving competitions (several German Nationals in all disciplines). Fulltime DZ-facilities (professional rigging service, skydiver shop) are available.

Typical weather in august

Sunshine 70 %, Rain 20 %

Average Temperature:

Day 22 °Celsius   

Night: 12° Celsius

Sunrise/Sunset:

UTC 04:08 am / 07:10 pm

Local Summertime: 06:08 am / 09:10 pm

(Data: DWD)