KL TOWER INTERNATIONAL BASE JUMP
MERDEKA CIRCUIT 2006

Menara Komtar
Georgetown, Penang

Menara KomtarPenang FlagLocation: Georgetown, Penang
Building: Menara Komtar
Building Height: 238 meters (781 feet)
Jump Height: 210 meters (690 feet)

Penang is an island off the west coast of Peninsular Malaysia (West Malaysia).
Menara Komtar is Malaysia 5th tallest building.

BASE jumpers arrived in Penang on 19 August. After checking in to our hotel we had a briefing and and inspection of the building.

BASE jumping on took place on 20th August. 95 jumps were completed by 16 jumpers.

A jumper launches off Menara KomtarLivia Dickie and Gary Cunningham launch off Menara Komtar

Menara Komtar - Gary Cunningham

Jumpers prepare for a display.Menara Komtar - Jimmy Pouchert and Gary Cunningham

Menara Komtar - Jumpers at Exit Point

Menara Komtar - Gary Cunningham landingMenara Komtar - Jimmy Pourchert and Gary Cunningham perform a 2 way for Jimmy's 600th BASE jump

Penang - MediaPenang - Aziz and Elvis

 

Base jumpers on top of Menara Komtar

 

After jumping we had a closing dinner where we were treated to some local cultural dancers.

Penang Closing Dinner - Dancers Penang Closing Dinner Dancers 2
Penang CLosing Dinner

Then off to one of the night spots.

Penang Night ClubPenang Night Club
Penang Night Club

 

On 21st August BASE jumpers flew to Kuala Lumpur for the final building on the tower.

 

Thanks to:

Tourism Penang

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