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French Flying Man Crashes Homebuilt Flyboard Into a Lake, Lives to Tell the Tale
French Flying Man Crashes Homebuilt Flyboard Into a Lake, Lives to Tell the Tale

29 May 2022, 20:20 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / Have you ever heard about the flyboard? But what about France's flying man? Well, the latter designed the former, and he recently crashed it into a lake

 
The Iron Man-Like Jet Suit Flies up a Lake District Mountain in Three and a Half Minutes
The Iron Man-Like Jet Suit Flies up a Lake District Mountain in Three and a Half Minutes

25 May 2022, 15:07 UTC · By: Cristina Mircea / Richard Browning's Iron Man-style Jet Suit scaled a Lake District Mountain in 3 minutes and 30 seconds, despite very poor visibility

 
“Jetpack Guy” Flying Into LAX Flight Path Was Probably a Jack Skellington Balloon
“Jetpack Guy” Flying Into LAX Flight Path Was Probably a Jack Skellington Balloon

7 Nov 2021, 05:43 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Iron Man isn’t breaking federal laws and endangering lives by flying his homemade jetpack around LAX: investigators say sightings were probably of balloons

 
Gravity Industries Brings Out the Iron Man Suit for Demo of Armed Forces’ Possible Future
Gravity Industries Brings Out the Iron Man Suit for Demo of Armed Forces’ Possible Future

6 Nov 2021, 08:22 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Richard Browning brought his invention to the Army People Conference earlier this week, showed how the soldiers of tomorrow could soar over conflict zones

 
“The Jetpack Guy Is Back” Flying Into LAX Flight Path, FBI Is Investigating
“The Jetpack Guy Is Back” Flying Into LAX Flight Path, FBI Is Investigating

31 Jul 2021, 07:02 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / A third sighting of a man in a jetsuit occurred this week, and the FBI and the FAA are investigating. The previous two sightings are still unsolved

 
Electric Backpack Helicopter Takes Its First Manned Flight in Australia
Electric Backpack Helicopter Takes Its First Manned Flight in Australia

7 Jun 2021, 07:38 UTC · By: Cristina Mircea / The CopterPack electric jetpack took its first manned flight above the waters of Australia, in a grandiose demonstration.

 
Guy in a Jet Suit Smashes Usain Bolt’s 100 M Record
Guy in a Jet Suit Smashes Usain Bolt’s 100 M Record

25 May 2021, 15:03 UTC · By: Florina Spînu / Richard Browning is testing his gravity jet suit in a series of athletic challenges. He breaks several records in an Iron-man-like successfull demo

 
Royal Marines Say Jetpacks Are Not Ready for the Battlefield
Royal Marines Say Jetpacks Are Not Ready for the Battlefield

6 May 2021, 11:16 UTC · By: Florina Spînu / After we saw Dutch special ops soldiers and U.K. marines take to the sky, some bad news tell us that the tech is not ready for the military.

 
Flying Special Ops Soldiers Are Here to Show Off Their JetPacks
Flying Special Ops Soldiers Are Here to Show Off Their JetPacks

23 Apr 2021, 11:05 UTC · By: Florina Spînu / In a boarding exercise, a special ops soldier can be seen flying towards the ship's deck. This tech could significantly cut down the time boarding on a vessel.

 
Jetman Vince Reffet Dies During Jet Suit Training in Dubai
Jetman Vince Reffet Dies During Jet Suit Training in Dubai

18 Nov 2020, 08:13 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Vince Reffet became a pilot for Yves Rossi’s Jetman jet suit five years ago, has led an incredible life. He was 36 and is survived by his wife

 
Man in Jetpack Flies into LAX Flight Path Again, This Time at 6,000 Feet
Man in Jetpack Flies into LAX Flight Path Again, This Time at 6,000 Feet

15 Oct 2020, 05:10 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Iron Man is really testing aviation and federal authorities, putting himself and others at risk: this is the second sighting in just six weeks

 
“Guy in a Jetpack” Casually Wanders on LAX Flight Path at 3,000 Feet
“Guy in a Jetpack” Casually Wanders on LAX Flight Path at 3,000 Feet

2 Sep 2020, 05:52 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Two pilots report to LAX control tower seeing a man in a jetpack flying dangerously close to airplanes, FBI, LAPD and the FAA are investigating

 
Watch a Guy Fly Over the English Channel with Jet Engines Strapped to His Feet
Watch a Guy Fly Over the English Channel with Jet Engines Strapped to His Feet

5 Aug 2019, 09:58 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / Zapata made the first attempt to fly over the Channel on July 25 but stopped halfway through after missing a landing platform on which he was supposed to refuel

 
Jet Pack Racing Over the Thames Is Not a Sign of Things to Come
Jet Pack Racing Over the Thames Is Not a Sign of Things to Come

17 Jun 2019, 13:58 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / A company called Gravity Industries took part in the first jet pack race in the UK during the London Tech event last week

 
World’s First Wearable Underwater Jetpack Is Better than a Yacht
World’s First Wearable Underwater Jetpack Is Better than a Yacht

2 Oct 2015, 15:55 UTC · By: Ionut Ungureanu / If this gizmo gets past the crowd funding part, we're pretty sure it will become the most popular gadget for next summer

 
Watch Two Daredevils Go 120 MPH with Jetpacks Over Dubai
Watch Two Daredevils Go 120 MPH with Jetpacks Over Dubai

12 May 2015, 09:59 UTC · By: Ionut Ungureanu / Imagine you can wear a suit that turns you from a regular human being into a very fast bird. How does doing 120 mph in the air sound?

 
Martin Aircraft’s Jetpack Gets Listed on Australia’s Stock Market, Will Deliver in 2016 <span>· Video</span>
Martin Aircraft’s Jetpack Gets Listed on Australia’s Stock Market, Will Deliver in 2016 · Video

24 Feb 2015, 17:03 UTC · By: Ionut Ungureanu / After spending 30 years to develop it, Glenn Martin from New Zealand has managed to create a company that is now worth millions

 
The Jetpack - Free Individual Flight
The Jetpack - Free Individual Flight

7 Oct 2010, 14:57 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / It's been a long time, longer than anyone can remember, since airplanes began allowing man to do what he was never meant to do. Yet, despite over a century of flight, there have been few those ...