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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.
(Washington: Tom Costello) Austrian daredevil Felix Baumgartner’s amazing freefall jump from 24 miles up in space reviewed; scenes shown of him leaving the capsule and from the camera on his spacesuit, his landing in the desert. [Before the jump, BAUMGARTNER – says you have to be up really high to see how small you are.] [Later, BAUMGARTNER – comments on his violent spin.] [Retired NBC aviation correspondent Robert HAGER- comments on the danger of the spin.]
- Williams, Brian;
- Costello, Tom
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