Felix Baumgartner’s Record Breaking Jump Attempt

Article Updated: 4 Jan , 2016

Part science experiment, part publicity stunt, part life-long ambition, the Red Bull Stratos mission features skydiver Felix Baumgartner attempting to break the speed of sound with his body in a record-setting freefall from the stratosphere. Watch live in the feed above. A high-tech capsule that will bring Baumgartner to 36,500 meters (120,000 feet) above Earth, via a stratospheric balloon.

Update: Success! Baumgarter did it, breaking several freefall records! Read our full story, with a full gallery of images from the jump.


8 Responses

  1. Raimo Kangasniemi says:

    Good luck, Felix.

  2. steve wolfhope says:

    Watching live youtube 1080p HD stream,just incredible.Amazing views and the best to come,good luck Felix

  3. Nephish777 says:

    Congratulations Felix and team!

  4. enceladus obvious says:

    Have been following the story since Jan!! Happy to have witnessed it live!!
    Cheers Felix!!!

  5. Huh? Youtube says “This video is private”.

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