A Real-Life Jetman Soars Through Swiss Airspace

The world-famous "jetman," Yves Rossy, claims to be the "the first and only man in the history of aviation to fly with a jet-propelled wing."

The world-famous "jetman," Yves Rossy, claims to be the "the first and only man in the history of aviation to fly with a jet-propelled wing." His latest video, shot by aerial cinematographer Evert Cloetens, makes flying over the Swiss Alps look like a breeze. 

For more work by Evert Cloetens, visit his Vimeo channel

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