WATCH: Paraglider vs. eagle

Curious to see how a Russian paraglider handled a mid-air collision with a couple of kamikaze eagles? Of course you are. (Hint: a hard landing was involved.)

ONE SECOND YOU’RE soaring above a pristine mountain landscape, all life-affirming shouts and whatnot; the next you’re spiralling towards a particularly sharp looking tree at a rate of knots.

How did this happen?


It’s a like a real-life Birdemic.

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