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This is Lt. Colonel William Rankin, the only person to ever survive a fall through a cumulonimbus (thunderstorm) cloud. He was forced to eject over a storm at 47,000 ft after his jet fighter stalled. Without a pressure suit, he faced severe decompression, frostbite, bleeding from nose, eyes & ears, severe abdominal swelling, hail & lightening literally all around him. Air saturated with water almost caused him to drown in the sky. Due to continual updrafts, he fell for 40 minutes before…

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Bildergebnis für ai-riders on the storm

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