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World record for Burj Khalifa base jumpers


Two men have set a world record for the highest base jump after they leapt from the 828m (2,716ft) high Burj Khalifa, the world's tallest building.

Nasr Al Niyadi and Omar Al Hegelan, from the Emirates Aviation Society, broke the record a day after the official opening of the building.

Andy Swiss reports.


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