Live view: second attempt freefall from the edge of space [updated]
Last week the Red Bull Stratos jump failed due to wind issues. Today Felix Baumgartner is ready to make a leap of 36 kilometers. Everything is looking good. Follow progress live on this live video stream.
Update: 18:47 CET Altitude is already 22 kilometers, almost ready to jump!
Update: 20:20 CET Felix has landed with parachute after successful jump
Update: 23:30 CET live stream replaced with footage of jump, first jump stats released: Exit Altitude: 128,100 feet, Free Fall Time: 4 minutes, 20 seconds, Free Fall Distance: 119,846 feet, Maximum Velocity: 373 meters/second — He achieved Mach 1.24!