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First commercial jetpack to go on sale for $75,000 [video]

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It is the perfect way for city high-fliers to miss the morning rush hour: A company is set to produce the first commercial JETPACKS – and one could be yours for just £50,000.

Martin Aircraft Company, in Christchurch, New Zealand, aims to make 500 packs a year allowing first-person propulsion through the skies for commuters.

The 200 horsepower dual-propeller packs can travel at 60 MPH for up to 30 miles on a full tank of fuel. They have reached heights of 7,800 ft. in tests.

Full story: First commercial jetpack to go on sale for £50,000 – Daily Mail Online