ATSC’s interesting fact of the week

On this day in 2012 Felix Baumgartner performed the highest free fall parachute jump. He reached 39,045 meters (128,100 feet) in a helium-filled balloon before beginning his jump. Felix reached a mind-boggling maximum of speed of 843.6 mph(Mach 1.25) during his descent.

Watch the highlights from Red Bull here.

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