Story by Rachel A.
The Jetpack is one of those modern inventions that is just so cool. New Zealand inventor Glenn Martin has spent the past 30 years developing his personal flying machine – a dual fan, gas fueled, vertical take-off and landing ultralight. The Martin Jetback is enthusiastically supported by the Research, Science and Technology Ministry of the New Zealand government. In fact, the country has a rich history in aviation innovation dating back to what some historians claim to be the first invention of the airplane by inventor Richard Pearse