It looks like you're using an Ad Blocker.
Please white-list or disable AboveTopSecret.com in your ad-blocking tool.
Some features of ATS will be disabled while you continue to use an ad-blocker.
Originally posted by macb6497
It's this thing called terminal velocity that stops a person of any weight from accelerating of deaccelerating.
At that height, 120,000 ft., the oxygen is too low for a human to breathe, and they pass out.
Their body is lose and when they hit the ground, that will stop them from going into shock, for very few people, and they could survive, if they received medical attention quickly.