Photo credit: Twisted Sifter
GoPro has just released a new short film of Felix Baumgartner’s 2012 jump from space to Earth where the daredevil says “I wish you could see what I can see” before his record-breaking 24-mile jump. As you’re about to see, after the first few moments of calm descent, with the curve of the Earth still visible, the very clear footage gives you a taste of the crazy minute-long free-fall spin. Continue reading for more.
According to Twisted Sifter: “On October 14, 2012, Felix Baumgartner ascended 128,100 feet above Earth�s surface to the edge of space in a stratospheric balloon. He broke the speed of sound while free-falling back to Earth, setting three world records in the process.”