A Flying Man December 22, 2007Posted by Rambling Man in General Bloggery.
Tags: base jumping
This is nuts !
Also check out this link which explains more about the phenomenon …
“Modern suit design features tightly woven nylon sewn between the legs and between the arms and torso, creating wings that fill with air and create lift, allowing for forward motion and aerial maneuvers while slowing descent. As the suits, which cost about $1,000, have become more sophisticated, so have the pilots. The best fliers, and there are not many, can trace the horizontal contours of cliffs, ridges and mountainsides.”