Skydiver aims to break sound barrier in free fall
By: MARCIA DUNN - The Associated Press
The Associated PressTEST FLIGHT: Felix Baumgartner prepares to jump during the first manned test flight for Red Bull Stratos on March 15 over Roswell, N.M. On Monday, over New Mexico, Baumgartner will attempt to jump higher and faster in a free fall than anyone ever before and become the first skydi...
The Associated PressSTRATOSPHERIC JUMPS: In this Friday Jan. 22, 2010 photo, Pilot Felix Baumgartner, left, shakes hands with United States Air Force Col. (Ret.) Joe Kittinger, right, following a press conference in New York announcing Baumgartner’s plan to attempt to become the first person e...