The Rockstar line: Wingsuit proximity by Ludovic Woerth and Jokke Sommer

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Joakim Sommer is an international wingsuit flyer, based in Norway and Switzerland. This video is the fourth attempt of a jump in Chamonix. To see more amazing jumps, take a loot at the film "Perfect Moment".

More about Jokke: http://jokkesommer.com

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Looking forward to trying on a wingsuit and meeting the "human bat" @garyconnery at @wingsuiting world champs on monday #netheravon

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What is Wingsuit flying (by Wikipedia)

Wingsuit flying is the sport of flying the human body through the air using a special jumpsuit, called a wingsuit, which adds surface area to the human body to enable a significant increase in lift. Modern wingsuits, first developed in the late 1990s, create the surface area with fabric between the legs and under the arms. A wingsuit may be referred to as a birdman suit, flying squirrel suit, or bat suit.

A wingsuit flight ends with a parachute opening, so a wingsuit can be flown from any point that provides sufficient altitude to glide through the air, such as skydiving aircraft or BASE jumping exit points, and to allow a parachute to deploy.

The wingsuit flier wears parachute equipment designed for skydiving or BASE jumping. The flier deploys the parachute at a planned altitude and unzips the arm wings, if necessary, so they can reach up to the control toggles and fly to a normal parachute landing.