Posts Tagged: "jetpack"

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China Gets Air With Its First Jetpack Flight


The jetpack is still largely a matter of fiction for most of us. But not to the Chinese, or at least they’re getting demonstrations. And they’re a pretty cool demonstration of jetpack technology. Fly Away Demonstrated by jetpack professional Nick Macomber, China’s first jetpack flight is pretty impressive. Macomber flew...

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Jetpack Joyride Review


[Rating: 5/5] Halfbrick Studios is the iOS developer that brought us Fruit Ninja, which has helped cement the studio as one of the premier iOS developers, alongside the likes of Rovio (Angry Birds), PopCap (Plants vs. Zombies, Bejeweled), and EA (too many titles to list). So when they make a...

Martin Jetpack Flies to New Heights (video)

Martin Jetpack Flies to New Heights (video)


[GR]SHPedpE70Es[/GR] The Martin Jetpack team is at it again.  In April they succeeded with a 7 minutes flight high above the earth’s surface and now, just a few days ago, they’ve taken the hover device to new heights, literally.  They flew it to an altitude of 5000 feet and then...

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Martin Jetpack Floats for a New Record (video)


We’ve been hearing about the Martin Jetpack for well over 2 years now, and unfortunately it still hasn’t gone into production.  However, the company has released a new video of the jetpack hovering mid air for 7 minutes, a new record according to NewScientist.  In this particular demonstration the device...