Water Jet pack pilot Chris Wilson flies at Jetpack America Las Vegas
Female water jet pack pilot flies at Jetpack America in Newport Beach

OC Register

Water Jetpack Owner to Try to Make Sale on Pawn Stars

November 11th, 2015


Pawn Stars owners Corey and "Big Hoss" Harrison and Austin "Chumlee" Russell visit Jetpack America Las Vegas to test fly a water jet pack to see if they want to make an offer to buy the pack for their Las Vegas pawn shop "Gold and Silver Pawn Shop".

Water Jet pack pilot Chris Wilson flies for Las Vegas Review Journal

Nevada Magazine

Do as The Pahrumpians Do

June 24th, 2015


Located at Spring Mountain Motorsports Ranch in Pahrump, Jetpack America offers water jetpack flights for anyone wanting to soar above this oasis in the desert. The jetpack facility opened in October 2014, collecting water from a natural spring in the desert. The man-made pond is used for jetpacks and paddleboards, and is complete with a silky, white-sand beach...

Water Jet pack pilot Chris Wilson flies for Las Vegas Review Journal

Las Vegas Review Journal

Attraction Gives Visitors a Chance to Walk on Water

April 20th, 2015


A million-dollar man-made lake is giving thrill-seekers the chance to walk on water — and maybe try no-handed flying — just an hour away from Las Vegas. It’s not a miracle, it’s a jet pack. Walking on water is one of several stunts pilots can learn from the professionals of Jetpack America inside the rapidly expanding Spring Mountain Motor Resort and Country Club...

Conde Nast Traveler - Jetpack Flight Newport Beach

Conde Nast Traveler

Where to Rent a Jetpack

April 26th, 2014


If you’re learning to fly, there’s a good chance it’s with a Jetlev jetpack. Chinese-born Canadian inventor Raymond Li and his team developed the first Jetlev prototype in 2008; four years later, it was on the market. Jetlev Southwest President Dean O’Malley, pictured here in 2012, does a demo in Newport Beach, California, now home to Jetpack America...

Wall Street Journal Writer Flies the Jetlev watter jet pack
Wall Street Journal Writer Flies the Jetlev watter jet pack

Wall Street Journal

Personal Flight, Beyond Bond

December 14th, 2012


Wall Street Journal writer Dan Niel takes the Jetlev water jet pack for a test flight in Florida and when asked the question, "Well, is it fun?", he responds simply, "Why, yes, it is a jetpack." Read about the technology and the future of the hydroflight industry as it "takes off" around the country and around the world...

Norm Bour puts on his jetpack and becomes a spliced combination of superman and aquaman

The Newport Beach Independent

Summer Fun: Solo Flight Over Newport Harbor

July 28th, 2013


Norm Bour describes his flight with Jetpack America: "I recently put on my “cape” and, using advanced genetic techniques, actually became a gene-spliced recombination of Superman and Aquaman as I donned a water-thrusting Jet Pack that pushed out about 500 foot pounds of thrust, enough to carry the pilot (me) soaring 30 feet in the air..."