Video: Shocking moment soldier is sucked out of plane

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A video which shows a US soldier being sucked out of an aeroplane thousands of feet in the air has gone viral, appearing on news channels all over the world.

The paratrooper was suddenly pulled out of the plane as he kneeled on a ramp. His rip cord was triggered, pulling open his reserve parachute, and he disappeared in an instant.

Although it's not clear where the video was shot, but reports on Australia 9 News said that the man was able to control the parachute and landed safely.

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