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PHOTO: Vermont pilot Dan Marcotte survives a fiery crash by parachuting of plane.
A veteran stunt pilot is thankful to be alive after surviving a fiery plane crash by parachuting out of the aircraft just before it crashed onto an interstate near Burlington, Vermont.
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Fri Apr 18, 2014
Pilot okay after crashing plane on interstate
Vermont State Police say the pilot, and only occupant, sustained minor injuries after parachuting out of the plane before it crashed on Interstate 89N in Highgate, Vt.
Skydiving accident victim's U.S. medical bills mount
Friends and family of a Nova Scotia woman seriously injured in a skydiving accident in the U.S. earlier this month are trying to raise funds to pay for her "astronomical" medical bills.
Skydiving duo boost Cancer Research
Joe Young and Wendy soar took part in a skydive at Langar Airfield Parachute School as part of their fundraising efforts.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Raynham great grandmother goes skydiving for 90th birthday
Julie Phillips has fond memories of her 90th birthday which she recently celebrated.
HTC's Wang Parachutes Back to Reverse Falling Phone Sales
When HTC Corp. two years ago first tried to attract attention to its new line of smartphones, the One, it threw a bunch of people out of a plane.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
The Chronicle Herald
Greenwood woman suffers serious injuries skydiving in U.S.
The family of a Nova Scotia woman seriously injured in a skydiving accident in the United States is trying to get her flown back to Canada.
Falconer Jonathan Marshall takes to the skies alongside his feathered friends
I'm like a bird! Obsessed falconer takes to the skies alongside his fearsome feathered friends - and has even TAUGHT his golden eagle to fly But he admits to being jealous of his Harris Hawk and Peregrine Falcon who can fly whenever they please He has also taught a nine-year-old Golden Eagle who he rescued - how to take to the skies Mr Marshall: ... (more)
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Silicon Alley Insider
Watch This Breathtaking Video Of Russian Soldiers Parachuting Onto Arctic Ice
More than 50 Russian soldiers parachuted onto drifting Arctic ice near the North Pole last week in a first-ever training exercise, Russia Beyond The Headlines reports.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
'JetGetters' Kickstarter Campaign Successful, Demo Available NOW
JetGetters is a fastpaced 3D multiplayer shooter, where teams of players fly high in the sky and hijack each other's vehicles in midair.
Nottingham Evening Post
Laura finds the sky's the limit in challenge
DIGITAL marketing manager Laura Hampton proved she's got a head for heights by competing in the world indoor skydiving championships.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
The Martha's Vineyard Times
Longtime Islander Ron Kasmuski was afraid of heights.
Times correspondent Jack Shea shares his thoughts on sports on-Island and further afield in this weekly look outside the white lines.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Jurby Motofest promises music, stunts and big screen TT action
Top tribute bands from the UK as well as other attractions from skydiving to a large licensed beer tent await TT fans making the trip to Jurby for the Bikekini Motofest 2014.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Dallas Morning News
A timeless G.I. Joe descends upon Dallas for fans at convention
Convention attendees launch a brigade of parachuting G.I. Joe action figures from the 12th floor of the Hyatt Regency Dallas at Reunion.
One more dive from the heavens: Steve Verner makes peace with skydiving after near fatal accident
Steve Verner fell in love with skydiving the moment he dropped into the sky: He experienced in that first, brief free fall every emotion he had ever known.
Follow-Up on Skydiving Meteorite: Crowdsourcing Concludes it Was Just a Rock
A multiple frame picture of the rock falling, taken from a video taken during a skydive in 2012.
"World's sexiest daredevil" jumps off cliffs in her sartorial best
You might expect Roberta Mancino to be into fashion. After all, she is a model. What you may not expect upon first glance is that this 33-year-old is also one of the best extreme athletes on the planet and the owner of three skydiving world records.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Criminal Report Daily
Mysterious Object in Skydiving Video Identified
Dozens of videos of the Russian meteor were uploaded to Youtube soon after impact on the morning of Feb. 15, 2013, many of which originated from vehicle dashboard cameras .
24 Cool and Random Facts You Probably Didn't Know About
Did you know that the sport of banzai skydiving actually exists? That's right, it involves throwing a parachute out of a plane and then jumping after it, the aim being to freefall to the ground.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Wednesday's Child: Wesley
Fifteen-year-old Wesley likes to have new adventures. So when iFLY in Frisco invited him to go indoor skydiving without having to jump out of a plane, he was in.