Top dog: Chinese army trains canine for parachute mission

South China Morning Post published this video item, entitled “Top dog: Chinese army trains canine for parachute mission” – below is their description. A military dog in China’s People’s Liberation Army has sunk its teeth into a new “mission” as a paratrooper. Ding Dang the German Shepherd made its first jump with a special suit … Read more Top dog: Chinese army trains canine for parachute mission

‘Flying Fish’ jumps without a parachute

Reuters published this video item, entitled “‘Flying Fish’ jumps without a parachute” – below is their description. John Beam, a former British paratrooper nicknamed the ‘Flying Fish’ attempted to set a new world record by jumping into the sea from a helicopter without a parachute. Reuters YouTube Channel Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in … Read more ‘Flying Fish’ jumps without a parachute

PLA pilot parachutes to safety after bird strike

CGTN published this video item, entitled “PLA pilot parachutes to safety after bird strike” – below is their description. A Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA) Air Force pilot had to bail out of his plane and parachute to safety after two birds struck the aircraft, causing the engine to shut down. The black box recovered … Read more PLA pilot parachutes to safety after bird strike

Hundreds of British Troops Parachute Into Ukraine to Train Military

Bloomberg QuickTake: Now published this video item, entitled “Hundreds of British Troops Parachute Into Ukraine to Train Military” – below is their description. More than 200 British paratroopers parachuted into southern Ukraine earlier this month to train with the Ukrainian military in new video released by the U.K. Ministry of Defense. The U.K. has trained … Read more Hundreds of British Troops Parachute Into Ukraine to Train Military

Turkish YouTuber takes ‘airbed’ to the next level

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Turkish YouTuber takes ‘airbed’ to the next level” – below is their description. A paragliding YouTuber took the ‘airbed’ idea to the next level as he launched himself off a mountain in southern Turkey. Hasan Kaval, who has over 30,000 followers on the video uploading site, attached a bed … Read more Turkish YouTuber takes ‘airbed’ to the next level

In Ukraine with Army special parachute force

Sky News published this video item, entitled “In Ukraine with Army special parachute force” – below is their description. The British Army’s Pathfinder unit have a unique operation in Ukraine and gave rare access to the build-up. Hundreds of British paratroopers explain why they are there and how the the biggest parachute drop for decades … Read more In Ukraine with Army special parachute force

Battle Of Britain Rear Gunner Tells Us To ‘Never Forget’ Veterans | Good Morning Britain

Good Morning Britain published this video item, entitled “Battle Of Britain Rear Gunner Tells Us To ‘Never Forget’ Veterans | Good Morning Britain” – below is their description. Veteran Bernard “Bunny” Ellis is fronting a campaign for The Not Forgotten, a British Armed forces charity supported by GMB in the 1 Million Minutes campaign The … Read more Battle Of Britain Rear Gunner Tells Us To ‘Never Forget’ Veterans | Good Morning Britain

Daredevil sets fire to parachute canopy

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Daredevil sets fire to parachute canopy” – below is their description. After skydiving for nine years, Kyle Marquart intended to ramp up the fear factor. He decided to set parachute canopy on fire while plummeting 7,000 feet above Austin, Texas. Capturing the spectacular footage, Kyle shot a flare gun … Read more Daredevil sets fire to parachute canopy

CGTN Nature: Zhangjiajie Series | Episode 6: Woodland Cutie

CGTN published this video item, entitled “CGTN Nature: Zhangjiajie Series | Episode 6: Woodland Cutie” – below is their description. The red and white giant flying squirrel is often referred to as the “flying fox.” The thin membrane on both sides of its body allows it to parachute between trees. CGTN YouTube Channel Got a … Read more CGTN Nature: Zhangjiajie Series | Episode 6: Woodland Cutie

Multiple Boats Sink During ‘Trump Boat Parade’

Bloomberg QuickTake News published this video item, entitled “Multiple Boats Sink During ‘Trump Boat Parade’” – below is their description. Several boats participating in a parade supporting President Donald Trump have made distress calls or sunk on Lake Travis in Texas. The Travis County Sheriff’s Office confirmed on Twitter that it had received “multiple calls” … Read more Multiple Boats Sink During ‘Trump Boat Parade’

David Blaine takes helium balloon flight up to 7,500 metres

Guardian News published this video item, entitled “David Blaine takes helium balloon flight up to 7,500 metres” – below is their description. Magician David Blaine ascended more than 7,500 metres (25,000 ft) above the Arizona desert while hanging from a large bunch of approximately 50 helium-filled balloons. Blaine, who has a history of performing high-risk … Read more David Blaine takes helium balloon flight up to 7,500 metres

High-flying stunt: David Blaine soars to 7,500 metres while attached to helium balloons

Guardian News published this video item, entitled “High-flying stunt: David Blaine soars to 7,500 metres while attached to helium balloons” – below is their description. Magician David Blaine ascended more than 7,500 metres (25,000 ft) above the Arizona desert while hanging from a large bunch of approximately 50 helium-filled balloons. Blaine, who has a history … Read more High-flying stunt: David Blaine soars to 7,500 metres while attached to helium balloons

Daredevil David Blaine floats high above Arizona desert on balloon

Global News published this video item, entitled “Daredevil David Blaine floats high above Arizona desert on balloon” – below is their description. Daredevil David Blaine performed his latest stunt on Wednesday, September 2, ascending nearly 30,000 feet (9,144 meters) into the Arizona sky while hanging from a cluster of jumbo-sized balloons before parachuting safely back … Read more Daredevil David Blaine floats high above Arizona desert on balloon

World’s first parachute jump from solar-powered plane

Swiss explorer #Raphaël Domjan completed the world’s first jump from a solar-powered aircraft after the plane soared to a height of nearly 1,524 meters. He reached a speed of 150 kilometers per hour during his jump, landing near the project base in Payerne. In 2022, the team aims to carry out a high-altitude flight powered … Read more World’s first parachute jump from solar-powered plane

My Husband Tried to Kill Me by Sabotaging My Parachute | This Morning

Back in 2015 experienced skydiver, Victoria Cilliers, narrowly escaped death on a skydiving jump that went disastrously wrong. At first, it looked like a mere accident, but after a two-year investigation by the police and months of front-page headlines, it was finally uncovered that Victoria’s husband and army sergeant Emile had tampered with her parachute. … Read more My Husband Tried to Kill Me by Sabotaging My Parachute | This Morning