'Daredevil' Erendira Wallenda Performs Stunt Above Niagara Falls

World | Associated Press | June 19, 2017, 11:49 am
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 The aerialist wife of daredevil Nik Wallenda spent about eight minutes of the 10-minute stunt hovering over the falls. Erendira Wallenda performs a series of acrobatic maneuvers, including hanging by her teeth, while suspended from a helicopter above Niagara Falls in New York, Thursday, June 15, 2017. (Image: AP)

The aerialist wife of daredevil Nik Wallenda spent about eight minutes of the 10-minute stunt hovering over the falls. Erendira Wallenda performs a series of acrobatic maneuvers, including hanging by her teeth, while suspended from a helicopter above Niagara Falls in New York, Thursday, June 15, 2017. (Image: AP)

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 Spectators watch as Erendira Wallenda performs a series of acrobatic maneuvers, including hanging by her teeth, while suspended from a helicopter above Niagara Falls in New York, Thursday, June 15, 2017. (Image: AP)

Spectators watch as Erendira Wallenda performs a series of acrobatic maneuvers, including hanging by her teeth, while suspended from a helicopter above Niagara Falls in New York, Thursday, June 15, 2017. (Image: AP)

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 Erendira Wallenda performs a series of acrobatic maneuvers, including hanging by her teeth, while suspended from a helicopter above Niagara Falls in New York, Thursday, June 15, 2017. (Image: AP)

Erendira Wallenda performs a series of acrobatic maneuvers, including hanging by her teeth, while suspended from a helicopter above Niagara Falls in New York, Thursday, June 15, 2017. (Image: AP)

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 Erendira Wallenda waves to the crowd while performing a series of acrobatic maneuvers, including hanging by her teeth, while suspended from a helicopter above Niagara Falls in New York, Thursday, June 15, 2017. (Image: AP)

Erendira Wallenda waves to the crowd while performing a series of acrobatic maneuvers, including hanging by her teeth, while suspended from a helicopter above Niagara Falls in New York, Thursday, June 15, 2017. (Image: AP)

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 Erendira Wallenda waves to the crowd while performing a series of acrobatic maneuvers, including hanging by her teeth, while suspended from a helicopter above Niagara Falls in New York, Thursday, June 15, 2017. (Image: AP)

Erendira Wallenda waves to the crowd while performing a series of acrobatic maneuvers, including hanging by her teeth, while suspended from a helicopter above Niagara Falls in New York, Thursday, June 15, 2017. (Image: AP)

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 Nik Wallenda watches from above as his wife, Erendira Wallenda, hangs by her teeth while suspended from a helicopter above Niagara Falls in New York, Thursday, June 15, 2017. (Image: AP)

Nik Wallenda watches from above as his wife, Erendira Wallenda, hangs by her teeth while suspended from a helicopter above Niagara Falls in New York, Thursday, June 15, 2017. (Image: AP)

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 Erendira Wallenda performs a series of acrobatic maneuvers, including hanging by her teeth, while suspended from a helicopter above Niagara Falls in New York, Thursday, June 15, 2017. (Image: AP)

Erendira Wallenda performs a series of acrobatic maneuvers, including hanging by her teeth, while suspended from a helicopter above Niagara Falls in New York, Thursday, June 15, 2017. (Image: AP)

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 Erendira Wallenda performs a series of acrobatic maneuvers, including hanging by her teeth, while suspended from a helicopter above Niagara Falls in Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada on Thursday, June 15, 2017. Thursday's performance came on the fifth anniversary of her husband, Nik Wallenda's televised high-wire walk over Niagara Falls. (Image: AP)

Erendira Wallenda performs a series of acrobatic maneuvers, including hanging by her teeth, while suspended from a helicopter above Niagara Falls in Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada on Thursday, June 15, 2017. Thursday's performance came on the fifth anniversary of her husband, Nik Wallenda's televised high-wire walk over Niagara Falls. (Image: AP)

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 Erendira Wallenda performs a series of acrobatic maneuvers, including hanging by her teeth, while suspended from a helicopter above Niagara Falls in Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada on Thursday, June 15, 2017. (Image: AP)

Erendira Wallenda performs a series of acrobatic maneuvers, including hanging by her teeth, while suspended from a helicopter above Niagara Falls in Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada on Thursday, June 15, 2017. (Image: AP)

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 Aerialist Erendira Vasquez Wallenda shows the mouthpiece she used after dangling by her mouth from a helicopter over Niagara Falls on Thursday, June 15, 2017 in Niagara Falls, New York. The wife of famed stuntman Nik Wallenda said she wasn't nervous because she's been performing since she was five. (Image: AP)

Aerialist Erendira Vasquez Wallenda shows the mouthpiece she used after dangling by her mouth from a helicopter over Niagara Falls on Thursday, June 15, 2017 in Niagara Falls, New York. The wife of famed stuntman Nik Wallenda said she wasn't nervous because she's been performing since she was five. (Image: AP)