25 year old James Lee is hit and knocked unconscious by another skdiver while plummetting 12,500 feet above Wiltshire. As luck would have it, two other skydivers saw what happened and chased after him.
The ensuing drama was captured by James’ helmet cam.
Following the postponement of his 23 km freefall drop from the stratosphere (and bid to be the first skydiver to break the sound barrier on the way down) aviation pioneer Felix Baumgartner is about to try again.
The 88-member, all-female Pearls of Russia skydiving team set a world record in the sky above Kolomna near Moscow. This was their third attempt at forming the red white and blue flower formation, beating the previous record of 84 skydivers.