Tag Archives: basejump

Basejump from Burj Khalifa, the tallest building in the World

Burj Khalifa is 829.8 meter high and thus has enough height to let people do basejumps from it. The height is just about enough for some seconds of fun before you need to deploy the parachute. The video might seem long, but they are free falling just a couple of seconds. Given the formula t […]

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Dive into a new week with this wingsuit basejump video

In the video form above you will see basejumpers Parker Pridgen, Corbin Usinger, Zak Tessier, and Tom Grayson. The video starts with an almost failed paraglider deply, but then the basejumper returns to the normal path. The rest of the video shows the risky paths th flyers take by going very near to the cliffs. […]

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Think you got what it takes? Try wingsuit basejump!

Int he video above you can see Ted Davenport doing a basejump with his wingsuit from a height of 2200 meters (metres for UK, 7200 feet for US). The flight lasts for 90 seconds and it takes several hours to prepare. Usual jumping place is from Switzerland, where they can find vertical cuts in the […]

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Watch Espen Fadnes flying with 250km/h in his wingsuit

Espen Fadnes is a Norwegian basejumper that feels quite well in his wingsuit. 99.9% of the time devoted to a jump is, in fact, only preparation. That one minute while he is flying with 250km/h (170mph) makes it worth for him to do all this effort. He says he was not very eager to learn […]

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Swiss- France wingsuit trip

Wingsuits allow you to “fly” at almost 100mph using a special costume suited for gliding. You need to pay at least $1.5k for such a costume and you need to have done more than 200 parachute jumps in your life. Things like this are not for the faint hearted, for sure. I always enjoy a […]

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Awesome wingsuit flight is awesome [epic video]

In the newest footage from Phoenix Fly, a company that produces wingsuits, features team The Need 4 Speed which does almost impossible things: they fly deadly close to the rock and the trees. This time they just pushed the boundaries even further and flew over some narrow valleys too. Pretty scary, I might add. The […]

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