Name : Felix Baumgartner
Codename : B.A.S.E 502
Profession : Stunt Coordinator, Freefall Camera, Skydiving & B.A.S.E Jumping, Commercial helicopter Pilot.
Place of Birth : Salzburg / Austria.
Residence : Switzerland and USA.
Hobbies : climbing, Boxing, Moto Cross, Rallye.
1997 : World Champion title for B.A.S.E jumping in West Virgina, USA.
1999 : World record : Highest BASE jump from building, the Petronas Twin Towers in Kuala Lumpur,
Malaysia. (1.479 feet)
2000 : Nominated for the NEA Extreme Sports Award in Munich.
Category : Special Achievement.
2001 : Nominated for the World Sports Award in London, Royal Albert Hall.
Category : Extreme Sports.
2002 : Added to the “Street of Champions” in Vienna, Austria.
2003 : Race Man Vs. Machine : Main Stunt at Taurus World Stunt Awards in Hollywood / USA.
2004 : Channel of Corinth : B.A.S.E jump from a 193 feet high bridge in freefall.
Mamet Cave in Velebit National Parc, Crotia : B.A.S.E jump into a 623 feet deep cave.
Bridge of the Americas, Panama : BASE jump from the 393 feet high Panama bridge.
World record : B.A.S.E jump from the highest bridge in the world, Millau Bridge, France (1.125
2005 : Star guest at the famous Late Night Show with Jay Leno, los Angeles, USA.
2006 : B.A.S.E jump from the higest building in Latin America, Torre Mayor in Mexico City. (738 feet)
B.A.S.E jump from the highest building in Scandinavia, Turning Torso, Malmo, sewden. (627 feet)
Becomes a helicopter pilot at Twin Air Helicopter School, Van Nuys, USA.
2007 : B.A.S.E jump into the second biggest cave in the world, Seating of the Spirits, Oman (396 feet)
B.A.S.E jump off the worlds tallest building -101 Tower, Taipei. (1669.95 feet)
Rujukan : Felix Baumgartner