High in the sky above Lompoc, California, a freefalling Staff Sgt. Eric Thompson planned his skydive to coincide with the June 7 liftoff of a Delta 2 rocket from Vandenberg Air Force Base.
The Delta 2 carried the Italian Thales Alenia-Space COSMO-SkyMed satellite, placing it into Earth orbit. Thompson is an instructor with the 532nd Training Squadron.
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New Shirt Notice: BAKE Jump by Nick Steimling
Nick Steimling is back with another killer shirt. It’s called “BAKE Jump.” It goes on sale tonight at midnight and it looks good enough to eat.
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