Felix Baumgartner
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Wilmington doctor proud dad held skydiving record 52 years
Submitted by Katie Harden on Mon, 10/15/2012 - 2:30pm.

video We've heard of "Fearless Felix" and the jump that broke the speed of sound Sunday, but Felix Baumgartner was not the first to make a big jump. Wilmington gastrologist Dr. Joseph Kittinger III was only eight years old when his dad, Air Force Col. Joe Kittenger, jumped 102,800 feet in 1960.

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