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# skydiving - Friday 13 October, 2017

Three people die in 'mid-air skydiving collision' in Australia
# Mission Beach
# Mission Beach

Three people die in 'mid-air skydiving collision' in Australia

Oct 13th 2017, 4:31 PM 26,510 Views 11 Comments

Two men in their 30s and a woman in her 50s were found dead after the incident.

# skydiving - Saturday 1 April, 2017

Three Irish skydivers to attempt world record jump from 35,000 feet in California
# Terminal Velocity
# Terminal Velocity

Three Irish skydivers to attempt world record jump from 35,000 feet in California

Apr 1st 2017, 9:00 PM 22,260 Views 15 Comments

The Irish Wingsuit Team are travelling to California to take up their challenge.

# skydiving - Tuesday 9 August, 2016

Thirteen skydivers parachute from burning plane after bird causes engine to go on fire
# Burning Plane
# Burning Plane

Thirteen skydivers parachute from burning plane after bird causes engine to go on fire

Aug 9th 2016, 9:17 AM 24,287 Views 23 Comments

It’s reported that feathers from the birds were found embedded in the plane’s engine.

# skydiving - Thursday 17 December, 2015

An Irish guy Skyped his parents moments before doing a skydive
# Skypedive
# Skypedive

An Irish guy Skyped his parents moments before doing a skydive

Dec 17th 2015, 5:36 PM 27,700 Views 10 Comments

He was in the plane when he made the call.

An Irish guy Skyped his parents right before a skydive, and their reactions were priceless
# Take A Parachute
From The Daily Edge
# Take A Parachute

An Irish guy Skyped his parents right before a skydive, and their reactions were priceless

Dec 17th 2015, 3:28 PM 4,777 Views 0 Comments

HI MAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAGHHHHHHHHH!

# skydiving - Tuesday 29 September, 2015

MTV extreme sports star killed after hitting tree in skydiving accident
# California
# California

MTV extreme sports star killed after hitting tree in skydiving accident

Sep 29th 2015, 8:39 AM 23,244 Views 13 Comments

Authorities said Roner struck a tree during his descent and was pronounced dead at the scene.

# skydiving - Friday 31 July, 2015

PHOTOS: 164 skydivers join hands for world record at 20,000 feet
# DO NOT LOOK DOWN
# DO NOT LOOK DOWN

PHOTOS: 164 skydivers join hands for world record at 20,000 feet

Jul 31st 2015, 10:03 PM 9,266 Views 13 Comments

Wheeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee…..

# skydiving - Monday 9 February, 2015

Watch the incredible moment skydivers were almost hit by a plane
# Free Falling
# Free Falling

Watch the incredible moment skydivers were almost hit by a plane

Feb 9th 2015, 3:57 PM 41,839 Views 29 Comments

Heart. In. Mouth.

# skydiving - Saturday 19 July, 2014

Watch hero friends rescue skydiver who passed out mid-freefall
# Freefalling
From The Daily Edge
# Freefalling

Watch hero friends rescue skydiver who passed out mid-freefall

Jul 19th 2014, 3:17 PM 4,288 Views 2 Comments

Terrifying.

# skydiving - Friday 11 July, 2014

Skydiving instructor gets hit in the face with a shoe mid-air
# Flying Shoe
From The Daily Edge
# Flying Shoe

Skydiving instructor gets hit in the face with a shoe mid-air

Jul 11th 2014, 9:00 PM 3,265 Views 0 Comments

How is this even possible?

# skydiving - Friday 31 January, 2014

Helmet-Cam footage shows the moment an unconscious skydiver was saved in mid-air
# Freefallin
From The42
# Freefallin

Helmet-Cam footage shows the moment an unconscious skydiver was saved in mid-air

Jan 31st 2014, 2:49 PM 3,893 Views 2 Comments

James Lee was knocked out cold seconds after leaping from the plane.

# skydiving - Tuesday 5 November, 2013

Skydivers record terrifying collision between two planes
# Close Call
From The Daily Edge
# Close Call

Skydivers record terrifying collision between two planes

Nov 5th 2013, 6:00 PM 26,822 Views 21 Comments

Two planes collided at 12,000 feet and incredibly, everyone survived.

# skydiving - Saturday 1 December, 2012

VIDEO: Irish Parachute team competes in world championships in Dubai
# Freefall
# Freefall

VIDEO: Irish Parachute team competes in world championships in Dubai

Dec 1st 2012, 1:12 PM 9,212 Views 9 Comments

The team, largely made up of Defence Forces personnel, is taking part in the formation skydiving category.

# skydiving - Sunday 14 October, 2012

World record: Daredevil Felix Baumgartner skydives from 24.2 miles above Earth
# Skydiving
# Skydiving

World record: Daredevil Felix Baumgartner skydives from 24.2 miles above Earth

Oct 14th 2012, 7:55 PM 51,663 Views 70 Comments

The Austrian skydiver jumped from about 128,000 feet above earth – breaking the sound barrier in his four-minute freefall.

# skydiving - Sunday 23 September, 2012

Man killed in skydiving collision
# England
# England

Man killed in skydiving collision

Sep 23rd 2012, 2:09 PM 12,036 Views 5 Comments

A second man has been hospitalised with serious injuries.

# skydiving - Thursday 26 July, 2012

YouTube top 10: because Boris Johnson thinks 'something nasty is going to happen to you'
# Going Viral
From The42
# Going Viral

YouTube top 10: because Boris Johnson thinks 'something nasty is going to happen to you'

Jul 26th 2012, 12:32 PM 1,514 Views 0 Comments

Also featuring WWE and Rory McIlroy’s golf ball hitting a fan.

# skydiving - Monday 20 February, 2012

Skydiver killed during San Diego competition
# Skydive
# Skydive

Skydiver killed during San Diego competition

Feb 20th 2012, 3:10 PM 4,069 Views 5 Comments

The experienced skydiver was carrying out a dangerous move when he crashed on Saturday morning.

# skydiving - Thursday 18 August, 2011

YouTube top ten: because Bobby Charlton brings all the girls to the yard
# Virals
From The42
# Virals

YouTube top ten: because Bobby Charlton brings all the girls to the yard

Aug 18th 2011, 2:41 PM 540 Views 0 Comments

From Novak Djokovic’s groin-related pranking of a hapless reporter to Bobby Charlton’s frankly baffling attempt to “bring it,” this week’s top ten is a tribute social awkwardness.