More than 550 people jumped with parachutes from Dubai's Princess Tower

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More than 550 people jumped with parachutes from the highest residential building in the world

Members of the American team Dream Walker together with other professional athletes made a massive jump with parachutes from the roof of a skyscraper Princess Tower in Dubai, which is considered the tallest residential building in the world. As reported on the team page in Facebook 558 people, jumped from the tower, over a period of 80 hours.

The participants of the event, organized jointly with the Dubai companies SkydiveDubai and XDubai, were dressed in special gear, including knee pads, elbow pads and helmets. The whole process of preparation and directly jumping was recorded by cameras. The final video, posted on YouTube on April 28, at the time of publication of the material garnered nearly a million hits.

The residential skyscraper, Princess Tower located in Dubai Marina, is the tallest such building in the world. The structure comprises 101 floors which are 763 apartments. Also in the building, with a height of 414 meters, underground parking is available for 957 cars. The construction of the skyscraper was completed in 2012.