14.10.2012 [TeleCinco.es] - El saltador austríaco Felix Baumgartner ha batido a las 20.06 horas este domingo (hora española) el récord de altura en caída libre tras saltar desde un globo aerostático a 39.000 metros de altitud. Tras despegar con éxito de la base de Roswell, Nuevo
(born 20 April 1969) is an Austrian skydiver, daredevil and BASE jumper. He set the world record for skydiving an estimated , reaching an estimated speed of 843.6 mph (1357.64 km/h), or Mach 1.25, on 14 October 2012, and became the first person to break the sound barrier without vehicular power on his descent. 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 practised parachute jumping, including training to land on small target zones.
14.10.2012 [ESPN] - Austrian skydiver and BASE-jumper Felix Baumgartner plans to break the sound barrier and make history in a record free fall scheduled to take place in Roswell, New Mexico, on Sunday morning. Dubbed the Red Bull Stratos project, the death-defying feat
14.10.2012 [Lainformacion.com] - Felix Baumgartner lo ha conseguido. Tras varios intentos infructuosos, el deportista austriaco por fin pudo poner rumbo a la estratosfera para acometer la hazaña que llevaba planeando años. Despegó a las 17,30 horas desde la base de Rosweb en Nuevo
14.10.2012 [dropzone.com] - All eyes were fixed on Roswell, New Mexico on Sunday, where skydiver and BASE jumper Felix Baumgartner took part in one of the largest skydiving record attempts in history. The mission, named 'Red Bull Stratos' saw Baumgartner raised to heights in
09.10.2012 Skydiver and BASE jumper Felix Baumgartner will attempt to be the first person to free fall at supersonic speeds tomorrow morning, pending weather conditions. As part of the Red Bull Stratos mission,...
10.10.2012 Felix Baumgartner (born April 20, 1969) is an Austrian skydiver and a BASE jumper. “BASE” is an acronym that stands for four categories of fixed objects from which one can jump: buildings, antennas, spans (bridges), and ...