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jetpack

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Watch a jetpack pilot fly around Smithsonian 'future' festival

The big demo at the "Future is Here Festival" over the weekend came courtesy of a hydrogen-peroxide-powered jetpack.

By May. 19, 2014

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Google X head: Sorry, world, no Google jetpacks for you

Google X considered a user-safe jetpack, but it was among hundreds of "moonshot" projects the unit regularly jettisons.

By May. 6, 2014

Gallery

James Bond's deadliest cars, boats, and jetpacks (pictures)

Britain's deadliest secret agent needs suitably lethal wheels. We take a look at the best of 007's cars, boats, and helicopters...oh, and a jet pack.

34 Images By Mar. 18, 2014

Review

Verizon Wireless Jetpack 4G LTE Mobile Hotspot 890L

The Verizon Wireless Jetpack 4G LTE Mobile Hotspot 890L is one of the best choices for travelers who can afford Verizon's limited and expensive data plans.

Jun. 5, 2012

4 stars Editors' rating Jun. 5, 2012

MSRP: $249.99

Review

Verizon Jetpack 4G LTE Mobile Hotspot MiFi 4620L (by Novatel Wireless)

Business travelers will find the Verizon Jetpack MiFi 4620L an excellent companion thanks to its fast connection, nice set of features, and long-lasting battery. Its expensive and limited data plans, however, might steer casual users away.

May. 14, 2012

4 stars Editors' rating May. 14, 2012
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Personal jetpack gets go-ahead for manned test flights

New Zealand's Martin Aircraft gets an experimental flight permit for piloted tests of its one-person recreational jetpack. But don't toss your subway pass just yet.

By Aug. 13, 2013

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Jetpack man soars over U.S. alongside B-17 bomber

Yves Rossy, known as Jetman, wowed attendees at the EEA air show, which also hosted Terrafugia's flying car.

By Jul. 30, 2013

Video

Man vs. jetpack, Ep: 111

A German inventor has built a DIY jetpack. We get a first look at "Star Wars" pinball for iOS and Android, and "Star Trek" fans win a major space battle when they vote to name a Pluto moon "Vulcan." All that and more on this week's episode of Crave.

By Mar. 4, 2013

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Crave Ep. 111: Man vs. jetpack

A German inventor builds a DIY jetpack. Plus, Trekkies win a space battle by voting to rename a Pluto moon "Vulcan." All that and more on this week's episode of Crave.

By Mar. 1, 2013

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Inventor gets off the ground with homemade jetpack

This 160-horsepower winged flying kit needs a runway to lift its pilot off the ground. It's just made its first hop.

By Feb. 26, 2013