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Flying Flyingboard hoverboard frenchman channel channel scuppered fuel mishap

Flying Frenchman’s hoverboard bid to cross Channel scuppered by fuel ...

07 July, 2019 8:49 am 8:49 am

SANGATTE, France (Reuters) – A French inventor failed in his attempt to cross the English Channel on a jet-powered hoverboard on Thursday when he was knocked into the water as he landed on a boat-mounted refuelling platform, his technical team said. Franky Zapata lifted off near the northern port of Calais with 42 litres of … Read More



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