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Felix Baumgartner ready to jump from 120,000 feet (and live) – photos

by | 16th, March 2012

FELIX Baumgartner wants to create a new world record for the highest free-fall fall. And live. Yesterday, Baumgartner rose 71,500ft (22km) above New Mexico in a capsule hanging from a balloon. He then jumped. Eight minutes and seconds later later, he landed.

Baumgartner fell at an estimated speed of 364mph.

In later 2012, Baumgartner will go higher. He

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