Video: Eagle set record for flight from tallest man-made structure

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DUBAI – An eagle in Dubai set a new world record and takes viewers along for the ride. Take a look at this video; it’s now the highest recorded bird flight from a man-made structure.

Darshan the eagle taking off from the top of the tallest building in the world flying nearly 3,000 feet while carrying a micro camera.

The entire event was broadcasted live.

The stunt was designed by Freedom Conservation as a way to raise awareness of the endangered bird.

Darshan’s trip lasted about five minutes, landing to loud applause from the audience.