Kittinger's 1957 Record-Breaking Balloon Flight Revisited | 'Space Men' Clip

Captain Joseph Kittinger flew in a 'Project Manhigh' balloon to an altitude of 96,784 feet, beating the record of 72,000 feet (held since 1935). Kittinger talks about the experience in PBS's American Experience 'Space Men', premiering Tuesday, March 1, 2016.  Felix Baumgartner's Amazing Edge of Space Dive - Highlight Video

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