Video: Stuntman survives first-ever 2400-foot skydive without parachute

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Published on May 24, 2012 by RussiaToday

Gary Connery, a 42-year old stuntman, has become the first man to jump 2,400 feet (731 meters) and land safely -- without the use of a parachute. Years of training and a specially-designed wingsuit are to be credited for this truly intrepid feat. ­Connery gave his flabbergasting performance in (or, rather, above) Ridge Wood in Buckinghamshire, England.

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