Paratrooper had to deploy his reserve on his first ever jump. He walked away without injury to continue his.
The First Man to Jump from Space
This story tells how, 50 years before a historic jump from space, an Air Force captain jumped from nearly the same distance but with a lot less technology to help ensure Air Force Pilots could safely eject from unimaginable altitudes. See more stories at https://www.airforce.com/americanairmen.