That was the end of water jet-propelled
boats until Sir William Hamilton 150 years later.
In Switzerland, a daredevil who goes by the nickname 'Jetman' has performed a spectacular mid-air acrobatic feat involving a hot-air balloon and a jet-propelled
Currently, 70-seat propeller planes are also operating on local flights, but they are unpopular because the speed is slower compared with jet-propelled
aircraft and customers find riding on them uncomfortable.
SWISS adventurer Yves Rossy cracked open the Champagne as he toasted becoming the first person to fly solo across the English Channel using a single jet-propelled
trains would cut the journey time to around an hour, depending on how many stops they made en route.
Despite a contrived premise, this thriller is gripping, jet-propelled
by solid suspense writing, an attractively complex protagonist, and more than a few surprises.
One of the most exciting seaplane designs was Convair's XF2Y-1 Sea Dart, a twin-engine, jet-propelled
fighter that took off from and landed on water.
The film stakes out Massingham's territory, in which pleasure is paid for by pain and the world is a vast trap of accidents, cruelty, calamity, incivility, and--perhaps scariest of all--"jet-propelled
germs." In Tell Me, a would-be bon vivant cracks a tooth on a roast chicken in a posh restaurant and ends up under the drill of a dentist whom he recently beat at tennis.
The amateur cannoneer didn't get his horn up quite fast enough, and when the blast went off, his jet-propelled
mute shot between the rows of woodwind and viola players, striking the conductor dead-bang in the belly and knocking him into the audience.
Although Smith had designed a number of jet-propelled
promotional cars, he was determined to create a jet-powered pickup truck.
Finally, Pavelec covers how the Americans took the lead in jet-propelled
aircraft development toward the end of the war, although none entered combat.
The trio took full advan-tage of the new show's PS160million budget, plunging a car into the sea, zooming around on jet skis and hovering above the water on a jet-propelled