Birdmen: The Original Dream of...

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The world of wingsuit flying and BASE jumping is explored through the experiences of three enthusiasts traveling through Europe, where they meet up with fellow fliers and undertake jumps from both planes and mountain peaks. The documentary also details the history of the sport and its possible future, which may include electric engines and a cruise-control system that would also keep the flier perfectly balanced.

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Free | Xfinity Posted: 9/21/2014

Overcoming fears, they step off into thin air and fly like birds, hurtling at impossible speeds and gliding across beautiful landscapes. A startling insight into the revolutionary sport that brings the dream of human flight alive.

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Premise: The world of wingsuit flying and BASE jumping is explored through the experiences of three enthusiasts traveling through Europe, where they meet up with fellow fliers and undertake jumps from both planes and mountain peaks. The documentary also details the history of the sport and its possible future, which may include electric engines and a cruise-control system that would also keep the flier perfectly balanced.

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