Jet Suit

Just seen this on the lunch time news…I want a go :scream:

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That looks like a blast.

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I misread the thread title as je suis paramedic which, while not quite French, still seemed an odd choice for the first francophone topic. :fr:

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More footage from the manufacturer, it does look cool, but I’ll bet a fair amount of training is needed!

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That video seals the deal. Where do I sign up? I want to fly (and to say that je suis paramedic)

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pop down to selfridges - watch your overdraft …

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It screams Health and Safety :rofl:

Who rescues the rescuer if there is a malfunction? :man_shrugging:

Another rescuer
200w

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I misread the title as Jet Set Paramedic and thought it was going to be about a topical follow-up to Jet Set Willy.

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Literally just clicked onto this thread to say the exact same thing! :rofl:

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Excellent. It’s good to see technology being used for something useful

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I can see that working in good weather but in a storm, or even a decent gust of wind… suddenly you’re heading towards the mountain jet propelled. Not even aircraft will take off in some of the conditions mountain rescue have to deal with.

Good that they’re trialling it, but I’m not hopeful.

Marines are testing a version now