Supersonic Skydiver Takes High-Flying Parachute Plunge

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Felix Baumgartner's 18 Mile Space Jump Test Flight
In this photo provided by Red Bull, Pilot Felix Baumgartner of Austria steps out from the capsule during the second manned test flight for Red Bull Stratos on July 25, 2012 over Roswell, New Mexico. Red Bull Stratos is a mission to the edge of space to an altitude of 37.000 meters to break several records including the sound of speed in freefall. (Photo by Jay Nemeth/Red Bull via Getty Images)
(Photo by Jay Nemeth/Red Bull via Getty Images)
(Photo by Predrag Vuckovic/Red Bull via Getty Images)
Felix Baumgartner's 18 Mile Space Jump Test Flight
In this photo provided by Red Bull, Pilot Felix Baumgartner of Austria steps into the capsule at the flight line during the second manned test flight for Red Bull Stratos on July 25, 2012 in Roswell, New Mexico. Red Bull Stratos is a mission to the edge of space to an altitude of 37.000 meters to break several records including the sound of speed in freefall. (Photo by Predrag Vuckovic/Red Bull via Getty Images)
(Photo by Predrag Vuckovic/Red Bull via Getty Images)
(Photo by Predrag Vuckovic/Red Bull via Getty Images)
Felix Baumgartner's 18 Mile Space Jump Test Flight
In this photo provided by Red Bull, Crew members work at the mission control center during the second manned test flight for Red Bull Stratos on July 25, 2012 in Roswell, New Mexico. Red Bull Stratos is a mission to the edge of space to an altitude of 37.000 meters to break several records including the sound of speed in freefall. (Photo by Predrag Vuckovic/Red Bull via Getty Images)
(Photo by Predrag Vuckovic/Red Bull via Getty Images)
(Photo by Joerg Mitter/Red Bull via Getty Images)
Felix Baumgartner's 18 Mile Space Jump Test Flight
In this photo provided by Red Bull, Pilot Felix Baumgartner of Austria lands in the desert during the second manned test flight for Red Bull Stratos on July 25, 2012 in Roswell, New Mexico. Red Bull Stratos is a mission to the edge of space to an altitude of 37.000 meters to break several records including the sound of speed in freefall. (Photo by Joerg Mitter/Red Bull via Getty Images)
(Photo by Joerg Mitter/Red Bull via Getty Images)
(Photo by Balazs Gardi/Red Bull via Getty Images)
Felix Baumgartner's 18 Mile Space Jump Test Flight
In this photo provided by Red Bull, Pilot Felix Baumgartner of Austria celebrates after he lands at the desert during the second manned test flight for Red Bull Stratos on July 25, 2012 in Roswell, New Mexico. Red Bull Stratos is a mission to the edge of space to an altitude of 37.000 meters to break several records including the sound of speed in freefall. (Photo by Balazs Gardi/Red Bull via Getty Images)
(Photo by Balazs Gardi/Red Bull via Getty Images)
(Photo by Predrag Vuckovic/Red Bull via Getty Images)
Felix Baumgartner's 18 Mile Space Jump Test Flight
In this photo provided by Red Bull, ATA crew members fill up the balloon with helium at the flight line during the second manned test flight for Red Bull Stratos on July 25, 2012 in Roswell, New Mexico. Red Bull Stratos is a mission to the edge of space to an altitude of 37.000 meters to break several records including the sound of speed in freefall. (Photo by Predrag Vuckovic/Red Bull via Getty Images)
(Photo by Predrag Vuckovic/Red Bull via Getty Images)
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