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Austrian President in '73 jumped with a parachute

October 20 2011

Austrian President Heinz Fischer in his '73 made a parachute jump. He ventured to an extreme action as early as September, but was aware of this until now.

As reported by " "Office Fisher on Wednesday issued a videotape on which the President makes a parachute jump. The video captures lasting 50 seconds Coast president, who in tandem with the instructor jumps out of a military helicopter, and then successfully landed. Fisher shared his impressions and said that type of Austria from a height of 3.8 kilometers of breathtaking passes .

In the summer of 2009 made ​​a parachute jump, former U.S. President George W. Bush. As written, " Pravda.Ru "the day the former leader, he was 85 years old, he jumped from a height of 3.2 thousand kilometers in tandem with a member of the Army Parachute Team Army Golden Knights Mike Elliot. In the same way former head of the White House pointed out the two previous celebrations.

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According to former U.S. president, he had two reasons to jump: to experience an incredible feeling, resulting in free fall, and to show that older people can remain fully active and commit desperate acts. "Do not sit home and spend time wasted just because you're an old man. Get up and do something. Stand up and be happy life," - said Bush.

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