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LIKE ICARUS HE WILL TRY TO GLIDE OVER THE CHANNEL, WITH A PAIR OF WINGS ON THE SHOULDERS
LONDON, GREAT BRITAIN, Felix Baumgartner, an Austrian version of Patrick De Gayardon, decided to perform a very difficult exploit: he will try to glide over all British Channel, starting fron Dover and landing at Calais, utilizing only a small pair of wings attached to his shoulders. He will launch himself from an airplane flying at 9000 meters of altitude over Dover, and will try to glide up to Calais...
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