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Amazing Video: 'Jet Man' stunts alongside fighter jets over Alps

Discussion in 'Off Topic' started by Father of four, Nov 28, 2011.

  1. Father of four

    Father of four Portland, Oregon Well-Known Member

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    Sling Blade Yamhill County Well-Known Member

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    Saw that on the news - awesome!
     
  3. Cougfan2

    Cougfan2 Hillsboro, OR Well-Known Member

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    I just want to know how he solved the wind drag problem with his balls!
     
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  4. Mark W.

    Mark W. Silverton, OR Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    Well the same way any aircraft does with Thrust
     
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  5. Bigfoot

    Bigfoot Clack Co. OR Well-Known Member

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    :bluelaugh: :thumbup:

    [video=youtube;s2A3eY9JwhY]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s2A3eY9JwhY&feature=related[/video]

    He speaks good English too.
     
  6. hawmanai

    hawmanai SW OR Member

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    Check out the body wing suits.

    [video=youtube;ChmL_3zBk8c]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ChmL_3zBk8c[/video]
     
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  7. trainsktg

    trainsktg Portland OR Well-Known Member

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    Great videos. I've seen the jet guy before, but not flying in formation.

    Here's another wingsuit video...probably the best I've seen. Woo hoo!

    Jeb Corliss " Grinding The Crack" - YouTube

    Keith (I dove out of a plane once. Once.)
     
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    BrentN Kelso Active Member

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    That Norway vid is one of my all-time favs. I used to follow that Jeb Corliss and his antics, he's nuts! (or really living life to it's fullest, depends on your POV). He had a base-jumping buddy that misjudged a wing-suit dive over a bridge. Bad result. As far as "normal" skydiving is concerned, I would highly recommend it for anyone that thinks they are interested. Some of the best times I've ever had (with my clothes on). I would also suggest static line solo to the tandem.
     
  9. Burt Gummer

    Burt Gummer Portland Completely Out of Ammo

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