Martin Jetpack, a New Zealand-based company, has built a working jetpack that can fly longer than any previous personal flying machine. The new tech is closer to market than any previous jetpack.
The Martin jetpack was designed to conduct rescue missions in disasters and could be available as soon as 2023. It can fly for up to 30 minutes, a huge leap forward for jetpack technology. Sure, it may not be as handy as the Fortnite jetpack, but one day, it might save your life.
Check out the rest of our videos: https://goo.gl/A8gZvx
Quartz is a digitally native news outlet dedicated to telling stories at the intersection of the important and the interesting. Visit us at https://qz.com/ to read more.