The Cauldron: A Pagan Forum (Archive Board)
February 25, 2021, 11:42:19 am *
Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.

Login with username, password and session length
News: This is our Read Only Archive Board (closed to posting July 2011). Join our new vBulletin board!
 
  Portal   Forum   Help Rules Search Chat (Mux) Articles Login Register   *

Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.
February 25, 2021, 11:42:19 am

Login with username, password and session length
Donate!
The Cauldron's server is expensive and requires monthly payments. Please become a Bronze, Silver or Gold Donor if you can. Donations are needed every month. Without member support, we can't afford the server.
TC Staff
Important Information about this Archive Board
This message board is The Cauldron: A Pagan Forum's SMF Archive Board. It is closed to new memberships and to posting, but there are over 250,000 messages here that you can still search and read -- many full of interesting and useful information. (This board was open from February 2007 through June 2011).

Our new vBulletin discussion board is located at http://www.ecauldron.com/forum/ -- if you would like to participate in discussions like those you see here, please visit our new vBulletin message board, register an account and join in our discussions. We hope you will find the information in this message archive useful and will consider joining us on our new board.
Pages: [1]   Go Down
  Add bookmark  |  Print  
Author Topic: Swiss man soars above Alps with jet-powered wing  (Read 1246 times)
Ocelot
Cauldron Council
Senior Staff
Adept Member
****
Last Login:October 02, 2011, 12:45:59 pm
United States United States

Religion: FlameKeeper
Posts: 2081


Blog entries (0)


« Topic Start: May 15, 2008, 12:55:38 pm »

This is way cool

BEX, Switzerland (AP) — A Swiss pilot strapped on a jet-powered wing and leaped from a plane Wednesday for the first public demonstration of the homemade device, turning figure eights and soaring high above the Alps.
http://ap.google.com/article/ALeqM5jfWNoyCK4QHbCQ_3bzRRjCjvlYiQD90LTSVG0

And his website with video and other info:
http://www.jet-man.com/prod/index_en.html
Logged

~<>~ Flame of light, flame of dark, working together, never apart.
Dancing in harmony, balance assured, dark absorbs so light may endure.~<>~

Blog: http://ocelotsden.blogspot.com/
FlameKeeping: http://www.flamekeeping.org/

Welcome, Guest!
You will need to register and/or login to participate in our discussions.

Read our Rules and Policies and the Quoting Guidelines.

Help Fund Our Server? Donate to Lyricfox's Cancer Fund?

Oaksworn
Adept Member
*****
Last Login:December 25, 2017, 06:17:47 pm
United States United States

Religion: Energy worker with hedgewitch tendencies
Posts: 1116


Reality is but perception.

Blog entries (0)



Ignore
« Reply #1: May 15, 2008, 04:00:39 pm »

This is way cool

I have to agree, that is simply to cool.  So many neat personal vehicles seem to be coming about over the last few years that I have to wonder if we're on our way to some sort of quiet revolution in transportation for commuters.  Then again, perhaps not.  It's nice to dream of though.
Logged

"Then I will tell you a great secret, Captain. Perhaps the greatest of all time. The molecules of your body are the same molecules that make up this station, and the nebula outside, that burn inside the stars themselves. We are starstuff. We are the universe made manifest, trying to figure itself out. As we have both learned, sometimes the universe requires a change of perspective. " ~ Delenn, Babylon 5
RandallS
Co-Host
Administrator
Grand Adept Member
*****
Last Login:October 30, 2020, 08:18:05 am
United States United States

Religion: Hellenic Pagan
TCN ID: ADMIN
Posts: 17181


Blog entries (0)


« Reply #2: May 15, 2008, 05:47:29 pm »

This is way cool

It sure is. I wouldn't want to do it, but it's still one of the neatest things I've seen.
Logged

Randall
RetroRoleplaying [Blog - Forum] -- Out Of Print & Out Of Style Tabletop Roleplaying Games
Software Gadgets Blog -- Interesting Software, Mostly Free
Cheap Web Hosting -- Find an Affordable Web Host

Donor Ad: Become a Silver or Gold Donor to get your ad here.

Tags:
Pages: [1]   Go Up
  Add bookmark  |  Print  
 
Jump to:  
  Portal   Forum   Help Rules Search Chat (Mux) Articles Login Register   *

* Share this topic...
In a forum
(BBCode)
In a site/blog
(HTML)


Related Topics
Subject Started by Replies Views Last post
Captain Piccard flies a solar-powered plane
Science and Technology
mlr52 8 2745 Last post December 04, 2009, 11:17:55 am
by Dark Midnight
Is the Right Wing Anti-Science? « 1 2 3 4 5 »
Political Discussions
Phoenix 70 29645 Last post June 13, 2011, 08:25:53 pm
by RandallS
EU Cookie Notice: This site uses cookies. By using this site you consent to their use.


Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.21 | SMF © 2006-2008, Simple Machines
TinyPortal v0.9.8 © Bloc
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!
Page created in 0.055 seconds with 37 queries.