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Skydiver Felix Baumgartner of Austria is seen on a screen at mission control center in Roswell, N.M., on Sunday, Oct. 14, 2012, as his capsule climbs to an altitude of 120,000 feet. (AP Photo/Red Bull, Stefan Aufschnaiter)
Photo by: Stefan Aufschnaiter
Skydiver Felix Baumgartner of Austria is seen on a screen at mission control center in Roswell, N.M., on Sunday, Oct. 14, 2012, as his capsule climbs to an altitude of 120,000 feet. (AP Photo/Red Bull, Stefan Aufschnaiter)

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