Dr Angelo Grubisic

Flying Higher, Farther and Faster – The World Record Icarus Wingsuit Project

Icarus Project


Dr Angelo is a specialist in the development of spacecraft  propulsion systems at the University of Southampton, however he is also a highly experienced wingsuit BASE jumper and skydiver. The goal of the Icarus Project is to pioneer human flight by developing the first scientifically engineered wingsuit and then leap from the stratosphere in a record breaking skydive. These records include the highest altitude unpressurised jump, highest speed, whilst traveling farthest total distance in the most enduring wingsuit flight to date. Dr. Angelo Niko Grubišić, Lecturer of Astronautics, Southampton University

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