Inventor launches cross-Channel flyboard attempt
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Franky Zapata: French inventor takes-off in cross-Channel flyboard bid

French inventor Franky Zapata takes off at the start of his failed attempt to cross the English Channel on a flyboard.

The 40-year-old fell into the water halfway across as he tried to land on a boat to refuel.

  • 25 Jul 2019
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