David Klaus spotted this report of a jet pack pilot flying across a vast
A daredevil wearing a jet pack has flown across a 1,500-foot-wide canyon in southern
. The sponsoring Go Fast Sports & Beverage says Eric Scott took 21 seconds to cross the Colorado Royal Gorgeat 75 mph on Monday. It says he didn’t use a parachute while flying across the 1,100-foot-deep canyon.
David thinks “It sounds like something Homer Simpson would do, resulting in him bouncing and smashing down the canyon wall, but no, somebody really has done it, and safely. Maybe a few of us will commute with jetpacks at that. Me? I just want to do like Commando Cody did in Radar Men from the Moon and fly over the Valley from