…are doomed to stupid, pointless stunts. But what the hell; it’s his life.
Skydiver Becomes First Person to Jump and Land Without Chute
42-year-old skydiver with more than 18,000 jumps made history when he became the first person to survive a leap without a parachute. After a two-minute freefall, Luke Aikins flipped onto his back at the last second and landed dead center into a 100-by-100-foot net at the Big Sky movie ranch on the outskirts of Simi Valley in California.