Off the ground
"Jet pack" is what we civilians call the contraption; those in the business call it a rocket belt.
Whatever the term, the wearable rocket weighs about 165 pounds, and its hydrogen peroxide fuel provides liftoff via superheated steam, with no flames or explosion.
October 20, 2006 12:10 PM PDT
Photo by: Stefanie Olsen/CNET News.com
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