SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- A video that has gone viral of an 81-year-old woman on a skydiving adventure last year has many people alarmed and has now caught the attention of the Federal Aviation Administration.
The video shows Laverne Everett jumping out of a plane for her 80th birthday, floating in the sky with a harness that somehow came loose and her shirt up over her head.
"The upper harness came off, you know just slipped down. It was just the lower harness is all I had," Everett said. "I didn't know anything only to hold on -- that's all."
Her instructor kept hold of her and they sailed down to earth together. The parachute opened and she landed safely.
KOVR-TV in Sacramento contacted the California company where Everett did her skydive, which said no one got hurt and the landing was fine. The FAA only recently learned about the video and the jump and is looking into it. The FAA has already proposed $900,000 in civil penalties against the parachute center for violations unrelated to Everett's dive.
Everett seems unaffected by what others consider a close-call and continues to look for more adventures.
"I have never ridden in a race car," she told KOVR.
CNN provided the video and contributed to this report.