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Thread: Now that is how I want to get to work ...
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> www.nzherald.co.nz/section/story.cfm?c_id=5&objectid=10524334
> Just needs to fly a bit higher ...

Alan, you might not have noticed I posted a lot about that under [TECH]

Seeing as you've already opened it with [EE]


(Almost [EE] but not quite)

Developed in New Zealand by Glenn Martin, public unveiling at
2008 Oshkosh Air Show


More details are emerging about "The World's First Practical Jetpack"
that will make its public debut at EAA AirVenture on Tuesday, July 29



As people point out here, it's not a jetpack. Ducted fa, as in VTOL



As seen on NZ TV tonight (a longer item on Sunday), the machine
did actually lift the pilot and he flew across the lawn, steadied by two

Very similar to the ducted fan built by Mythbusters some time ago


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