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Medical and Disability Considerations in Skydiving
Author: Elisabet Pettersson, Technical & Safety Committee

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Medical and Disability Considerations in Skydiving
Author: Elisabet Pettersson, Technical & Safety Committee

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Medical and Disability Considerations in Skydiving
Author: Elisabet Pettersson, Technical & Safety Committee

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Medical and Disability Considerations in Skydiving
Author: Elisabet Pettersson, Technical & Safety Committee

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Medical and Disability Considerations in Skydiving
Author: Elisabet Pettersson, Technical & Safety Committee

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