People have always drawn to the Space, something uncharted and grandiose. It was this combination with that Red Bull attracted a big attention. Together with a team of scientists, they conducted a project of Red Bull Stratos. The purpose of the project: to make a jump from a height of 36 580 meters from a capsule with a balloon filled with helium.
On such an incredible jump agreed Austrian skydiver Felix Baumgartner. The speed of free fall reached 1357.6 km / h. Overcoming the sound barrier, Felix became the first person who did it without an engine. The leap on the air was watched by more than 8 million people, thereby setting a record for the number of viewers simultaneously watching the live broadcast on YouTube. That’s how the project Red Bull Stratos broke several records and attracted the attention of the whole world.