personal jetpack coming next year...

I saw this article at The Next Web and could not resist posting about it. I am sure I have been a gadget guy since my childhood days watching Johny Quest on Saturday mornings. And now it looks like our dreams for a personal jetpack could come true by next year. Of course, you should start checking the couch cushions  for spare change now as the projected cost will be $150,000 or more. Here is a quote from TNW article ...

Let’s be honest with each other – we’ve both daydreamed about zipping through the skies on a futuristic jetpack. That dream is now very close to reality, as Martin Aircraft claims it will have a jetpack ready for sale starting next year.
— http://thenextweb.com/insider/2013/08/18/get-ready-to-soar-a-commercial-jetpack-is-scheduled-to-arrive-next-year/