Skydive from edge of space beats world record – BBC News

October 25, 2014  
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Skydive from edge of space beats world record
BBC News
Google executive Alan Eustace has broken the world altitude record for a parachute jump by leaping from 135,890 feet (41,419 metres). He exceeded the speed of sound, setting off a small sonic boom, and set several skydiving records in the process.
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