Wingsuit flying

FILE - In this May 22 2013 file photo, climbers descend Khumbu Icefall on their way back to Base Camo after summitting the 8,850-meter (29,035-foot) Mount Everest. (AP Photo/ Pasang Geljen Sherpa, FIle)

Discovery to chronicle Everest avalanche

NEW YORK (AP) — With its dreams of televising a daredevil’s attempt to jump off Mount Everest over, the Discovery network said Tuesday it will instead make a documentary on last week’s avalanche that killed […]

04/22/2014

In this July 27, 2012 photo, British stuntman Mark Sutton, parachuting into the Olympic Stadium, dressed as James Bond, during the Olympic Games 2012 Opening Ceremony. (AP Photo/PA,  Lewis Whyld, File)

Q&A on the extreme sport of wingsuit flying

GENEVA (AP) — The extreme sport of wingsuit flying that killed British stuntman Mark Sutton this week involves a special aerodynamic jumpsuit developed about a decade ago. It creates fabric batwing sleeves around a person’s […]

08/15/2013

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