Felix Baumgartner skydiver
28 Oct 2012 Nuradmin 0
Felix Baumgartner (born 20 April 1969) is an Austrian skydiver and a BASE jumper. He set the world record for skydiving 127,000 feet in the sky on October 14, 2012. He is also renowned for the particularly dangerous nature of the stunts he has performed during his career. Baumgartner spent time in the Austrian military where he practiced parachute jumping, including training to land on small target zones.
Baumgartner’s most recent project was Red Bull Stratos, in which he jumped to Earth from a helium balloon in the stratosphere on 14 October 2012. As part of said project, he reached the altitude record for a manned balloon flight.