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wing·suit

 (wĭng′so͞ot′)
n.
A bodysuit with fabric between the legs and between each arm and the body, allowing skydivers and base jumpers to glide at a relatively gentle angle of descent before opening a parachute to land.

wingsuit

(ˈwɪŋˌsuːt)
n
1. (Aeronautics) a type of skydiving suit with fabric under the arms and between the legs, enabling the wearer to reduce his or her rate of fall
2. (Clothing & Fashion) a type of skydiving suit with fabric under the arms and between the legs, enabling the wearer to reduce his or her rate of fall
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2 / 2 The Norwegian professional skydiver, BASE jumper and wingsuit flyerJokke Sommer flies over Al-Soudah.
Skydiver Marc Hauser intends to leap from a plane above Spain and fly forward rather than downwards, without even wearing a wingsuit.
A WINGSUIT champion has died in a base jumping accident in Saudi Arabia.
A WINGSUIT champion who grew up in the Black Country has died in a base jumping accident in Saudi Arabia.
Liam Byrne, 18, from Stonehaven, plans to travel to Italy to train before he competes in the UK Wingsuit Acrobatic National competition.
Liam Byrne, from Stonehaven, will travel to Italy with plans to train to compete in the UK Wingsuit Acrobatic National competition.
Summary: New Delhi [India], July 30 (ANI): Wing commander Tarun Chaudhri became the first pilot of Indian Armed Forces (IAF ) to do a wingsuit jump.
A BRITISH wingsuit base-jumper died from "unsurvivable injuries" after he failed to clear a cliff ledge on a 2,592m-high Italian mountain.
Published by Ubisoft, Steep lets you explore a recreation of Alpine mountains via skis, snowboard, paraglider or wingsuit. As well as a typical selection of racing and events to participate in, you can also seek out a bunch of hidden snowmen to destroy or take atmospheric rides through the environment while a mountain 'speaks' to you.
So its a case of strap into your wingsuit, equip your fully customisable grappling hook, and get ready to bring the thunder!
Javad said: "It was definitely the one with the wingsuit flying.
Taft Point is also where world-famous wingsuit flier Dean Potter and his partner, Graham Hunt, died after leaping from the cliff in 2015.