close
The Guardian

Jet-powered flyboard soars over Paris for Bastille Day parade

no thumb



President Macron uses France’s national day to celebrate European defence cooperationFrance’s annual Bastille Day parade showcased European military cooperation and innovation on Sunday, complete with a French inventor hovering above Paris on a jet-powered flyboard.The former jetskiing champion and military reservist Franky Zapata clutched a rifle as he soared above the Champs-Élysées on his futuristic machine, which the French military has helped to develop. Continue reading…



Source link : https://www.theguardian.com/world/2019/jul/14/jet-powered-flyboard-soars-over-paris-for-bastille-day-parade

Author : Angelique Chrisafis in Paris

Publish date : 2019-07-14 13:11:35

Copyright for syndicated content belongs to the linked Source.

Tags : The Guardian

The author wa-news