The first man who tries to exceed the speed of sound – Felix Baumgartner

Update 10/10/2012

Due to hostile weather conditions, the jump was postponed to a later date which will be announced via media.

We will keep you posted.

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Felix Baumgartner

He is the man who will jump today from the edge of space.

36,576 feet for a record-breaking freefall jump in an attempt to become the first man to exceed the speed of sound in a free fall (an estimated value of 690 miles / 1110 km per hour).

Watch live here!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=vkJ5ItzEq3M

 

 Felix Baumgartner (born on 20 April 1969) is an Austrian skydiver, famous for the particularly dangerous nature of the stunts he has performed during his career. Baumgartner served in ​​the Austrian army where he practiced parachute jumping.

We will update this article after the jump Felix Baumgartner will perform. Stay tuned for more details.

This is a historical moment!

 

Let’s see this together!­­­