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Paragliding under the Aurora Borealis in Norway


Near Trømso, Norway, Spanish acrobatic paraglider pilot Horacio Llorens donned a wetsuit and battery-heated gloves, powered up his paramotor, and flatland-launched himself on an incredible flight in the greenish light of the Aurora Borealis in one of the most breathtaking displays of flight we've ever seen (3:20).

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