Life
by Brandon Wenerd on October 15, 2012

In his own words:

“There was a time I really thought I was in trouble. I had to decide to fight all the way down and I finally got stable. That spin became so violent it was hard to know how to get out of it. I was able to get it under control and break the speed of sound. I could feel myself break the speed of sound. I could feel the air building up and then I hit it.”

Here's the INSANE video footage, via Gizmodo: