The Not-So-Perfect Flight: Bangkok BASE Jump Goes Wrong

Posted by Andrew Revesz

In this episode of The Perfect Flight, wingsuit pilots Jokke Sommer, Espen Fadnes and Ludo Woerth (RIP) head to Bangkok, Thailand for a change of scenery and some ‘illegal’ BASE jumping. There are thousands and thousands of skyscrapers and buildings to choose from, but in a multi-million resident city like this, landing areas (streets) are tight, crowded and full of infrastructure — that means wires, wires and more wires. A parachute’s nemesis. Conditions aren’t perfect, but the boys have a window to go. So they do. But for one of the pilots the trip doesn’t end as he expected…