Felix Baumgartner taking the plunge from 24 miles up in his record-breaking 2012 jump.
February 2, 2014 The skydiver who set world records for the highest and fastest jump plunged from a balloon capsule 24 miles up and broke the sound barrier on his way down.
Pilot Felix Baumgartner of Austria and technical project director Art Thompson celebrate after Baumgartner completed a skydive from the stratosphere Sunday.
October 14, 2012 Felix Baumgartner lept 24 miles from the stratosphere and landed gracefully just more than nine minutes later in a desert in Roswell, N.M., Sunday.
The hamster wheel, before she sank.
October 10, 2012 It's been a tough week for daredevils. Felix Baumgartner had to postpone his bid to break the speed of sound during a skydive. Chris Todd had to give up his hamster-wheeling walk across the Irish Sea. His machine sank.
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