Aerial Extreme LLC is an Emmy award-winning company specializing in extreme sports video, still photography, cinematography, stunts, demonstration BASE jumps, parachute jumps and a host of other extreme activities.


Founder and president Mark Lichtle has been involved in skydiving and BASE jumping for the past 14 years. Much of his time is spent traveling the world leading expeditions with cameras rolling, capturing some of the most dynamic sports footage ever shot, all of which ends up in Aerial Extreme’s impressive stock library.


As an expedition leader, Mark has led teams to such remote locations as the famous 13,000 foot Eiger in Switzerland, the majestic 3,000 foot walls of Norway, and the ominous 1,400 foot deep Cave of the Swallows in Mexico.


Aerial Extreme also organizes both demonstration skydives and BASE jumps for promotional purposes anywhere in the world. Whether it’s a jump from a plane or a BASE jump from a building, Aerial Extreme can make it happen. Aerial Extreme uses nothing but the best skydivers and BASE jumpers available, ready to handle a jump into any city, coliseum, ball park or venue. Nothing is too crazy for us to consider.



When it comes to BASE jumping and skydiving footage, Aerial Extreme hosts one of the best stock libraries from around the globe. Exotic locations include Thailand, Malaysia, Norway, Italy, France, Switzerland, the Netherlands and Mexico. Whether you’re producing a show for television, the movies or a commercial, Aerial Extreme delivers the most intense footage!


Aerial Extreme also organizes and performs stunts. Stunts can be performed for corporate advertising, television or Hollywood movies.

A sampling of clients includes The Discovery Channel, CBS, Fox TV, Nova, The Learning Channel, The British Broadcast Corporation, PowerAde, Yahoo, Time Magazine and many, many more.

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