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Originally posted by ignorant_ape
and others are queueing up to test it
india , pakistan and USA included
Originally posted by ShadowXIX
So the non powered ones are basically like the "Bird Suits" Skydivers use?
You can glide long distances but have to land with a normal parachute. Wouldnt seem hard to design a military version (atleast non-powered) though you would have to deal with some weight issues skydivers dont have to deal with like 90+lbs of extra gear SF people sometime carry.
Originally posted by mecheng
Why, when I read about this, do I keep getting the mental image of the winged monkeys ...
Originally posted by warpboost
I wonder if some crazy bastard has tried test fitting a hellfire? they only weigh like 100lbs, but then you would also need the guidance/fire controls and electronics so it might not be feasible