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Former President George H.W. Bush, strapped to Sgt. 1st Class Mike Elliott, a retired member of the Army's Golden Knights parachute team, float to the ground during a tandem parachute jump near Bush's summer home in Kennebunkport, Maine, Thursday, June 12, 2014. Bush made the jump, his eighth, in celebration of his 90th birthday.

Video: Big jump, soft landing for President George H.W. Bush on 90th birthday

Published: Thursday, Jun. 12, 2014 - 11:47 am

President George H.W. Bush celebrated his 90th birthday by doing a tandem parachute jump from a helicopter. The jump, descent and landing were all satisfactory with an on-the-mark touch down.



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