World record – Sky diving without a parachute

Just when you think you’ve heard it all …

  • Human jumps from airplane without parachute at 25,000 feet above the surface of the earth.

Yes, that’s correct.  No safety margin.

Salient points are that this is someone who teaches the US Military advanced parachute deployment & was hired to work in “Iron Man 3” for his expertise.  Oh, yea & he aimed his body like a human flying squirrel between 4 cranes with two nets to catch him.

Link.

Let’s hope he doesn’t become a pancake some day … not sure what you do for fun to follow up something that life & death …

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