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(Metro) There was an error made when Austrian daredevil Felix Baumgartner jumped from a balloon nearly 128-thousand feet in the air to fly faster than the speed of sound.
His speed was originally reported as more than 843 miles per hour. That is one-and-a-quarter times the speed of sound.
New data says he was actually going ten miles per hour faster than that.
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