Austrian daredevil Felix Baumgartner broke the sound barrier Sunday in a world record-shattering jump from a balloon floating 24 miles above the Earth.
Austrian daredevil Felix Baumgartner's 23-mile jump from a balloon above Roswell, N.M., was postponed Tuesday due to high winds.
An Austrian aerial daredevil planning to leap and free-fall from a balloon 23 miles over New Mexico says he will go supersonic before his parachute opens.
UPI Almanac for Friday, Sept. 14, 2012.
An Austrian who made a free-fall jump from 71,581 feet into New Mexico that lasted nearly 4 minutes plans to make a 120,000-foot "space jump," officials said.
An Austrian skydiver says he'll attempt to set the record for highest skydive in history this year, aiming to fall faster than the speed of sound.
An Austrian daredevil says he will attempt the highest skydive in history that will see him exceed the speed of sound during his descent.
UPI Almanac for Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2011.
A plan by an Austrian daredevil to break the world's record for the highest skydive has been put on hold by a lawsuit, organizers of the attempt say.
UPI Almanac for Sunday, Sept. 14, 2008.