Jet-pack flying wing to extend parachutists’ reach

jet pack flying wingA parachute system equipped with a 1.5m (4.9ft)-span delta wing and two micro-turbojets which could propel a paratrooper 200km (110nm) from a drop point could be tested from third-quarter 2007.How to beat the morning traffic: Strap on wing. Find tall building. Jump. Fly. Land at the office (maybe). Link

2006.06.06