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Old 10-14-2012, 02:22 PM   #91
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What a badass!
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Old 10-14-2012, 02:23 PM   #92
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My guess is that he pulled it because his visor was fogging up and he might not have been able to see his altimeter.
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Old 10-14-2012, 02:24 PM   #93
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Its because he flied down faster, he almost doubled Kittingers speed with like 1100-1200 km/h

No, he didn't double Kittinger's speed, Kittinger came up to 988 km/h..

And Kittinger did it 52 years ago, just compare the technology;



I take Kittinger's record anyday..
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Old 10-14-2012, 02:24 PM   #94
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seriously his place is in a mental hospital
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Old 10-14-2012, 02:24 PM   #95
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sick, sick shiit.
my heart was pumping like shiit, anything that went wrong at the moment could have been horrible. Amazing dude.
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Old 10-14-2012, 02:25 PM   #96
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guess what the first thing was kittinger did after a landing

lit a fvcking cigarette like a boss


Like a BAWSE!
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Old 10-14-2012, 02:25 PM   #97
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Old 10-14-2012, 02:25 PM   #98
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Its because he flied down faster, he almost doubled Kittingers speed with like 1100-1200 km/h... thats freakin insane
Those giant balls of steel definitely helped him with that speed record.
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Old 10-14-2012, 02:27 PM   #99
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The falling down part we pretty underwhelming, I thought we'd get live feed from this helmet cam or something. Still

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Old 10-14-2012, 02:31 PM   #100
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No, he didn't double Kittinger's speed, Kittinger came up to 988 km/h..

And Kittinger did it 52 years ago, just compare the technology;



I take Kittinger's record anyday..

Ah i thought i saw 600 km/h somewhere... but that was probably 600 mph something lol, im blind

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Old 10-14-2012, 02:33 PM   #101
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felix twitter
(obv fake lol)


He was tweeting from up there though till mission control told him to get serious
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Old 10-14-2012, 02:44 PM   #102
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He was tweeting from up there though till mission control told him to get serious
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Old 10-14-2012, 02:54 PM   #103
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Old 10-14-2012, 03:02 PM   #104
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he could have had a better celebration though. Millions will be seeing this footage.

how about MJ's buzzer beating jump in the air celebration?
actually.. should have taken off his suit and done this:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cp1jzNEOTCw
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Old 10-14-2012, 03:02 PM   #105
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need full video please. cant believe I missed this
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