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Skydive Instructor, Student Killed in Florida Jump

Skydive Instructor, Student Killed in Florida Jump

ABC News(ZEPHYRHILLS, Fla.) — Police are investigating how an experienced sky diving instructor and his student fell more than 13,000 feet to their deaths and did not deploy their main parachutes at a popular southwest Florida camp.Pasco County sherif…

Felix Baumgartner Set to Break Sound Barrier with 120,000-Foot Skydive

Felix Baumgartner Set to Break Sound Barrier with 120,000-Foot Skydive

Red Bull(ROSWELL, N.M.) — In a jump set to break the sound barrier, as well as the world record for highest skydive, Austrian skydiver Felix Baumgartner is ready to leap from the edge of space — 23 miles above Roswell, N.M. — on Tuesday.When he jump…

Skydiver Felix Baumgartner Lives by ‘Born to Fly’ Mantra

Skydiver Felix Baumgartner Lives by ‘Born to Fly’ Mantra

Red Bull(NEW YORK) — “Born to Fly” reads the tattoo on 43-year-old Felix Baumgartner’s arm.  When he steps off the ledge of his capsule Tuesday morning, 120,000 feet above Earth, he will be flying faster than the speed of sound.  His body wi…

Daredevil Felix Baumgartner Preps for 120,000-Foot Skydive

Daredevil Felix Baumgartner Preps for 120,000-Foot Skydive

Red Bull(ROSWELL, N.M.) — Felix Baumgartner has a tattoo on his arm: “Born to Fly.”  He will put that to the ultimate test on Monday, when he attempts a record-setting, death-defying jump from the edge of space.”I practiced this for so many years…

Skydiver Set for Record-Breaking Jump from Edge of Space

Skydiver Set for Record-Breaking Jump from Edge of Space

Red Bull(ROSWELL, New Mexico) — It seems appropriate that Roswell, ground zero for UFO hunters, is hosting the mission to the edge of space — because the sight of daredevil Felix Baumgartner diving back to Earth from 90,000 feet will certainly spark …

VIDEO: Skydiver Lands Safely Without Parachute from 2,400 Feet

VIDEO: Skydiver Lands Safely Without Parachute from 2,400 Feet

Karen Sutton – Limelight Marketing/Getty Images(LONDON) — Stuntman Gary Connery plummeted from 2,400 feet — without a parachute — and landed completely unscathed in the middle of more than 18,000 cardboard boxes in Buckinghamshire, England…

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