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Monroe Township, N.J. -- A man died in a skydiving incident in Williamstown, N.J. Sunday evening, officials said. His body was found at approximately 5:25 p.m. He had jumped from a plane out of Skydive Cross Keys, CBS Philly reports.The company told the station the victim was an experienced skydiver with more than 1,000 jumps to his credit.Skydive Cross Keys also said the man's … [Read more...] about Dead skydiver wasn’t wearing parachute when body found, witnesses say
caption Alan Eustace broke the record for longest free fall in 2014, but he says he’s no daredevil, this was pure engineering at work. source Atomic Entertainment Former Google engineer Alan Eustace broke the record for longest freefall in 2014, when he jumped from 135,890 feet. He reached maximum speeds above 820 mph. Eustace says he’s … [Read more...] about A 57-year-old Google engineer performed the highest human free-fall, jumping from 135,890 feet up in the stratosphere. A documentary now on Netflix reveals how he did it.
Blue Origin, the private spaceflight company founded by Jeff Bezos, will launch experiments for NASA on a suborbital rocket ride today (Dec. 18) using its New Shepard spacecraft and you can watch the action live here. The reusable New Shepard rocket and capsule is scheduled to launch from Blue Origin's West Texas site at 9:30 a.m. EST (1430 GMT). It will be the … [Read more...] about Watch Blue Origin Launch Its New Shepard Spaceship Today! Tune In @ 9 am ET
John Antczak, Associated Press Updated 5:16 pm PST, Wednesday, December 12, 2018 This May 29, 2018 photo provided by Virgin Galactic shows the VSS Unity craft during a supersonic flight test. The spaceship isn’t launched from the ground but is carried beneath a special aircraft to an altitude around 50,000 feet (15,240 meters). There, it’s released … [Read more...] about Virgin Galactic aims to reach space soon with tourism rocket