After spending years developing a jet-powered hoverboard, French daredevil successfully flew crossing France to UK.
Franky Zapata blasted off on his hoverboard from Sangatte on the northern coast of France for the 35-kilometer trip to St Margaret's Bay in Dover on August 4, Sunday.
Throughout the flight, three helicopters escorted him as he glided across the water for 22 minutes straight around 8:17 a.m.
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"I had the chance to land in an extraordinary place. It's beautiful. My first thought was to my family. It was huge. Thanks to my wife who always supports me in crazy projects. We worked very hard," he told CNN.