Looks like a blast...

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    How I would love to do that !!
     
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    how would you like to get paid to go to all these places and fly? what a life...
     
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    That looks like great fun!!
     
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    Looks bloody dangerous.
     
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    Nah, you could fall safely all the way from that height - it's that last 1mm that kills you !!!
     
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    He better hope he doesn't have a parachute fail ...
     
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    Yep Terry, I can attest to that...my car wreck wasn't all that bad until the sudden stop at the end...

    As far as the jetpack flights go...you guys realize this is exactly what they said, nearly a century ago, would be done in the future?
     
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    Jan has been doing it for years, mostly on a Saturday night, with his own, built-in jet pack ....................
     
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