Watch: NASA's 'flying saucer' fails its second test flight
Watch: NASA's 'flying saucer' fails its second test flight

After a series of weather-related delays, NASA launched the test flight of its revolutionary 'flying saucer' technology Monday. It was the second test of this flying saucer, called the Low-Density Supersonic Decelerator designed to check out landing technologies for future Mars missions.

NASA tests `flying saucer` device for future Mars landings

NASA launched a giant balloon Monday carrying a kind of "flying saucer" that will test technologies for landing on Mars.

Police registers case after parachute-like objects were spotted over Mumbai airport

Mumbai police has registered a case after five parachute-like objects were spotted over Mumbai airport.

Five unmanned parachute-like objects spotted over Mumbai airport

Five unmanned parachutes were on Saturday observed approaching from southwest direction of Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport, Mumbai.

Watch: Swedish stuntman performs dangerous stunt atop a flying snow bike

Watch how a Swedish stuntman Antti Pendikainen performs a stunt that seems straight from a Hollywood movie!

Stricken plane safely parachutes into sea off Hawaii

Video from a US Coast Guard aircraft released Monday captured the drama of a single-engine airplane and its pilot splashing safely onto the Pacific Ocean thanks to a parachute built inside its fuselage.

Man jumps 14,000ft with smallest parachute, sets world record

A Venezuelan daredevil has set a new Guinness record for skydiving using the world`s smallest parachute after he jumped from 14,000 feet with a canopy the size of a bed sheet.

Skydiving planes collide in US, all escape

Two planes carrying skydivers collided in midair yesterday evening in far northwest Wisconsin, but all the parachutists were able to jump free with no major injuries reported.

André-Jacques Garnerin`s parachute jump anniversary celebrated with Google doodle

Google is commemorating the 216th anniversary of the first parachute jump made by André-Jacques Garnerin with an interactive doodle.

Cheryl Cole trashes rumors of split with boyfriend Tre Holloway

Cheryl Cole has confirmed her relationship with Tre Holloway after rumors surfaced that they were on the verge of splitting.

Skydiver survives 8,000-foot fall in US

In a miraculous escape, a seasoned California skydiver survived an 8,000-foot fall with minor injuries and bruises after his parachutes failed and he landed on a patch of soft soil at a vineyard.

`Housefull 2` shoot kicks off with Akshay`s parachute stunt

Akki has flagged off the opening scene of `Housefull 2` by shooting a parachute stunt.

Belgian parachute killer given 30 years in prison

A 26-year-old woman was jailed for 30 years for killing a rival in a love triangle by sabotaging her parachute in a case that captivated Belgium.

Woman skydiver tried for love-triangle parachute murder

A young Belgian schoolteacher went on trial for murder, accused of killing her rival in a skydiving love-triangle by disabling her parachute.