Video: The Return of Flying Dude


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You've probably heard of wingsuits—the flying squirrel-inspired apparel that allows its wearer to control his or her free fall with increasingly impressive results—but you've probably never seen such high quality video of them in action. Check out this cut of JT Holmes, Espin Fadnes, and the Flying Dude himself, Loic Jean Albert, gliding at terminal velocity around Trollstigen, Norway.



Comments

  1. Suzanne, the Farmer's Wife
    January 7, 2009, 1:48 pm

    Talk about the need to control panic.
    - Suzanne, the Farmer’s Wife

  2. B.K.
    January 9, 2009, 3:19 pm

    COOL! Can someone tell me who did that cool operatic techno song that occurs in this cool video when Loic Jean Albert is speaking?
    Thanks.
    B.K.

  3. Rambooge
    January 11, 2009, 12:13 am

    The song is called “Under Man” by DizOrgan & Sackcloth Fashion found in iTunes. Album name is “Fashion Expo – Round One: Tru Hip-Hop”

  4. hollister store
    October 5, 2010, 2:11 am

    s a child I was slave to my impulses; now I am slave to my habits, as are all grown men. I have surrendered my free will to the years of accumulated hdwaabits and the past deeds of my life have already marked out a path which threatens