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Dubai police get... jet packs

As if Dubai wasn’t outrageously opulent enough its law enforcement new crime and firefighting strategy has now expanded to include… Jet pack aviation.

Dubai reportedly purchased 20 jet packs for police, emergency services and fire fighters. 217 more words


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Dubai to battle skyscraper blazes with a fleet of flying firefighters

On New Year’s Eve 2015, the world watched as Dubai’s 63-storey The Address Hotel exploded into flames. As the dramatic fireworks rose up, the high-rise showered debris on the streets below, leaving emergency crews to attempt to contain the blaze that nearly reached the top of the 302-metre-high skyscraper. 355 more words


Day 9; Dear Future, Where is My Jetpack?

Day 9 Prompt; It’s 2018. Where did you last see your jet pack on Saturday?

The tingling sensation on her nose startled her and she scratched it briefly with her eyes still shut as she turned over to continue napping. 664 more words

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Watch the 'World's Only Jetpack' Circle the Statue of Liberty

Personal flight technology soared to whole new levels recently when Jetpack Aviation unveiled its JB-9 jetpack, “the world’s only real jetpack,” according to the company… 149 more words

Aircraft using Battery power for take-off

The Concept of Battery Drones

The future of aviation may just be in the hands of battery operated Jetpacks. Researchers are trying to develop an aircraft that will be able to fly over the Atlantic using only the source of power from batteries. 348 more words


Emirates: #HelloJetman

A short video to raise adrenaline levels and start dreaming of flying:


Monster Community Pool - 11/5/2015

I just left a meeting where two people were sick.  I should have teleconferenced in, even though the room was down the hall.