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Felix Baumgartner crew is beginning to lay out the balloon
Specifics of the mission from the website redbullstratos.com
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The freefall has been delayed until 9.a.m. Houston time.
In less than an hour, Felix Baumgartner's will take supersonic freefall from 120,000 ft from the edge of space.
It will be the ultimate scientific experiment in a near-space environment.
The mission is to push the human limits by making a freefall jump from space. Along the way Baumgartner will become the first man to break the sound barrier in free fall.
The Mission called Stratos, is sponsored by the energy drink Red Bull.
The jump right now is currently scheduled to be streamed live on the Internet. You can watch it above.