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This is the sport of jumping off fixed objects (i.e. parachuting but not from an aircraft or helicopter). BASE is an acronym for:

Building

Antenna

Span (bridge)

Earth (cliff)

It is a highly risky sport although not illegal as perceived by many.

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How many people have died base jumping?

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Number of people die from base jumping?

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