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man makes historic skydive at 230mph!

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  1. sportlinecrx

    sportlinecrx Banned

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    This guy actually crossed the english channel in a free-fall, unpowered flight from france to england using a specially designed hang glider with carbon fiber wings!

    full story: (there is a short video too)
    http://www.msnbc.com/news/946434.asp?vts=073120031600
     
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    XZILER8 Senior Member

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    I want one!
     
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    Airjockie Watanabe Whore!!!

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    *add's another project to my long list of thing's to make*
     
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    think those would make my civic faster??!!
     
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    jeffie7 Wrong Whole! VIP

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    only if you mount them to your trunk
     
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    If you threw your Civic out of a plane 30,000 feet up, I think you would break 230mph easy.

    :lmao:
     
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    these wings with that new honda prop engine swap... all you'd see of me is my altezza's :burnout:
     
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    Only cause we shoved em up your ass... :p
     
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    90 accord Chicks dig the box Moderator VIP

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    saw that on the news earlier, very badass!
     
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    His peak speed was 230mph, most of the time he was traveling at 135mph.
     
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