Is it a fowl? Is it an aircraft? No, its some viral market!
This insane video features French Jetman Yves Rossy and his adventurer protg Vince Reffet. Rossy is no stranger to crazy jetpack stunts, he ran over the Grand Canyon on a jetpack four years ago and has previously been realized running around the skies of Dubai .
This video, filmed by four small-time aircrafton the morning of October 13, is a collaboration between Emirates airlines and XDubai . It pictures two people, attached to a kevlar wing and four instruments, running with an Emirates A380 aircraft a commercial-grade aircraft also known as the superjumbo jet. According to the Jetman website, these jetpacks weighjust 40 kilograms (8 8 pounds) andcan fly at up to 314 kilometres per hour( 195 mph ). The duo, both experienced captains, wasdeployed at 1,676 meters( 5,500 paws) by apache helicopters and liberated a parachute to safely return to the ground.
“While the organisation flight appeared effortless on movie, painstaking contriving and meticulous collaboration with an intensive focus on safety drove all efforts, ” Rossy and Reffet said on their website .
You can view the stunt inthe video below, or check out the behind-the-scenes action here .
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