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Skydiver aims to break sound barrier in free fall

Published 10/01/2012, AP Aerospace Writer

The risk of a gruesome death has never stopped "Fearless Felix" Baumgartner in all his years of skydiving, and it's not about to now. Next Monday over New Mexico, he will attempt the highest, fastest free fall in history and try to become the first skydiver to break the sound barrier.

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