What Felix Baumgartner saw: Red Bull Stratos live jump POV
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- Experience the moment Felix Baumgartner broke the sound barrier during his record-setting free fall in this exclusive POV video. Millions watched the Red Bull Stratos mission live, but for the first time footage has been released showing the breathtaking free fall in full, through the eyes of Felix himself, including the moment he almost lost control during a flat spin only to quickly recover.
On Sunday, the Austrian ascended to 128,100 feet in a stratospheric balloon and during free fall accelerated to 833.9 mph, achieving Mach 1.24. Using a camera positioned underneath his visor, viewers can now see what Felix saw.
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The Red Bull Stratos pilot, who live jumped in front of a YouTube audience of 8 million, hit Mach 1.25 on his free fall back to Earth on October 14, 2012.
According to the search engine, "Fearless Felix," who broke the speed of sound in free fall, was one of the most intriguing people in 2012.
For the first time since his dramatic jump from 128,097 above the Earth, Felix reflects on the Red Bull Stratos mission and talks about his future.
Felix Baumgartner made history Sunday when he jumped from a space capsule 128,097 feet above the Earth and free fell at Mach 1.24 (834 mph). Baumgartner became the first person to break the sound...
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