Picks and Pans Review: Look! Down in the Water! It's a Bird! It's a Plane! It's Superman!

updated 12/24/1984 AT 01:00 AM EST

originally published 12/24/1984 AT 01:00 AM EST

Actor Christopher Reeve, in his first attempt at parasailing—a sort of airborne waterskiing—was unscathed after he soared 60 feet in the air, then plummeted in a single bound into four feet of water off Martha's Vineyard.

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