Latest Parachuting Stories

2011-09-22 12:13:18

NASA this week completed the first in a series of flight-like parachute tests for the agency's Orion spacecraft.

2011-07-01 04:00:00

MIAMI, July 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The red carpet of the Miami film premiere of Transformers: Dark of the Moon was cluttered with umbrellas this evening.

2011-06-09 00:00:29

Dan Cooper is selected out of 125 nominations as one of Training Magazine's Top Young Trainers of 2011. Overland Park, KS (PRWEB) June 07, 2011 ej4, an online training company that specialize in j4 videos, announced today that CEO Dan Cooper, was selected by Training Magazine as one of their 2011 Top Young Trainers.

2010-11-06 08:00:00

Swiss adventurer Yves Rossy jumped from a hot-air balloon Friday and completed two aerial loops by using his custom-made jet-propelled wingsuit.

2010-09-15 09:26:00

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2010-07-14 15:39:00

FREDERICKSBURG, Va., July 14 /PRNewswire/ -- On screen and off, celebrities are taking flight, but not in any private jet. Instead, Shania Twain, Hilary Swank and Chuck Norris are just a few of the celebrities who are going up--and jumping out.

2010-07-14 07:05:00

An Austrian daredevil is making progress with his plans to jump from the edge of space in a dive that would shatter world skydive records as well as the sound barrier.

2010-07-01 09:42:00

OTTAWA, Ill., July 1 /PRNewswire/ -- What do the Bible, a parachute and a pair of handcuffs have in common? Escape Artist Anthony Martin... Martin, a nationally-recognized escape artist turned evangelist, has announced plans to attempt a "Leap of Faith," in Ottawa, Ill., July 13, at 2 p.m.

Word of the Day
  • A young chicken: also used as a pet name for children.
The word 'chickabiddy' may come from 'chick' plus 'biddy', a name used in calling a hen or chicken.