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Jetpack America - CLOSED

2600 Newport Blvd, Suite 122, Newport Beach, CA 92663-3740
+1 888-553-6471
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What a blast... literally!

Took my teenage daughter on this little adventure; not much training involved; watch a video and... read more

Reviewed 8 July 2017
Buck-I-Runner
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Dublin, Ohio
Loud and Goofy - But not for Long

I have not ridden on this, but I've watched it countless times from shore. It looks like fun, but... read more

Reviewed 15 November 2016
205sr
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Newport Beach, California
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Want to fly a jetpack? Jetpack America can teach you how! In a matter of minutes, our Certified Flight Instructors will have you flying the amazing Jetlev water-propelled jetpack. It's safe, easy and fun! Pilots 16 and over can fly solo and our ALL-NEW Tandem Jetpack allows co-pilots as young as 5 to strap in with an instructor to experience the wonders of jet pack flight! If you're looking for your next extreme, adrenaline-pumping adventure, look no further than Jetpack America. Be one of the first people in the world to experience this one-of-a-kind watersport, which combines the best aspects jet skiing, parasailing, scuba diving, surfing, paddleboarding, helicopter flying and even skydiving. Flight Experience Sessions consist of safety video, equipment overview, and 15-60 minutes of flight time (depending on package), with the majority of first-time pilots up and flying within the first 5 minutes. High-Definition video packages, returning pilot discounts and monthly membership programs also available. Jetpacks are now a reality, so Stop Dreaming and Start Flying!
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14 Nov 2016
“Loud and Goofy - But not for Long”
4 Sep 2016
“1st time... ”
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2600 Newport Blvd, Suite 122, Newport Beach, CA 92663-3740
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+1 888-553-6471
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Reviewed 8 July 2017

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Reviewed 15 November 2016

I have not ridden on this, but I've watched it countless times from shore. It looks like fun, but the water here is always cold - not like Hawaii or Florida. The company will be terminating this ride this year because they wanted to run...More

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Reviewed 6 September 2016

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JetpackAmerica, Owner at Jetpack America, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2016

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Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Great experience!! It was fun, frustrating but overall a good learning & challenging one. I would def do this again & have it longer then 20mins. I would say at least 30-40mins, to really get a better experience & to have more time to really...More

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Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

I got my 20 minute flight as a gift so decided to use it with my nephews since no one else would come with me. First I was very scared of the "unknown" I have done skydiving, seadoos, scuba, etx but still nervous The staff...More

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Reviewed 18 August 2016

had a blast great time plan on a return trip. great staff very helpful next time I hope to get it down and have more fun than last time.

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Reviewed 17 August 2016

Easily learned. Brought out the inner daredevil in me. I was able to master lots of tricks. Had a great time!

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Reviewed 3 August 2016

This is your chance to defy gravity. Both the jet pack and the board were fun. Most agree though that the board is great fun, but definately more challenging. I would not recommend a flip on your first flight, it really hurts. You do not...More

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Reviewed 2 August 2016

I already reviewed this but it wasn't posted...not sure what happened. My husband and son did this. It is a lot harder than it looks. Neither my son, nor husband enjoyed this. And they like extreme activities. you cannot use your own camera....even if it...More

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Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Drove five hours for our group of eight and got to facility over an hour early as recommended and the wait began. Turns out they had mechanical problems and after three hours gave us a refund. Extremely disappointed that they didn't have back up. It...More

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JetpackAmerica, Owner at Jetpack America, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2016

Cindy, our sincere apologies about the disappointing experience you had at our Newport facility on Sunday. Believe it or not, we do have backups of all of our equipment, but we had compounded problems with our primary setup and our backups that day, which were...More

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