Red Bull Stratos – Skydive from space
Are you following this event? What do you think will happen?
First launch canceled during high winds. Probably will go again tomorrow (2012-10-10).
Don’t miss it. Follow live stream.
Here’s little bit about a mission:
“Red Bull Stratos, the mission to the edge of space, will attempt to transcend human limits that have existed for 50 years. Supported by a team of experts Felix Baumgartner plans to ascend to 120,000 feet (36.6KM) in a stratospheric balloon and make a freefall jump rushing toward earth at supersonic speeds before parachuting to the ground. His attempt to dare atmospheric limits holds the potential to provide valuable medical and scientific research data for future pioneers.”