Yves Rossy:
Fly with the Jetman

TEDGlobal 2011 · 14:48 · Filmed Jul 2011

Strapped to a jet-powered wing, Yves Rossy is the Jetman — flying free, his body as the rudder, above the Swiss Alps and the Grand Canyon. After a powerful short film shows how it works, Rossy takes the TEDGlobal stage to share the experience and thrill of flying.

With a jet-powered wing attached to his body, Yves Rossy expands the possibilities of human flight. Full bio