Watch Felix Baumgartner Break The Sound Barrier For Red Bull Stratos [Video]
In just a short amount of time, daredevil and skydiver Felix Baumgartner will attempt to become the first man to skydive from the stratosphere at 120,000 feet and break the sound barrier. The mission is called Red Bull Stratos. If he succeeds, he will not only break the barrier of sound, but break Joe Kittinger’s record for the world’s highest skydive at 102,799 ft.
If you want to watch this historic skydive live, we will have it up as soon as we can! The press conference starts soon, and you can watch it below:
Good Luck Felix!
UPDATE – Mission was aborted today due to gusty winds. Keep it tuned here for this historic jump!
UPDATE – Next window for attempt will not be until Sunday, October 14th at 6:30 AM MDT.
UPDATE – He successfully jumped from an altitude of 128,097 ft. Duration of freefall: 4:19, Total jump time: 9:03, Speed: 1137 kmh