Amazing Video of a Flying Lawnmower-Truth!
Amazing Video of a Flying Lawnmower-Truth!Summary of eRumor: A forwarded video of what appears to be a lawnmower defying the laws of gravity with an impressive display of aerial acrobatic maneuvers. The Truth: The video is real but the flying lawnmower is a model airplane called the "Sky Cutter".
The aerodynamic toy disguised as a grass cutter comes in kit form, has a wing span of 24.5" and weighs about 6 pounds. The Sky Cutter and is made of light weight foam, balsa wood and light ply wood. Some versions claim that it has a jet engine but it uses gasoline powered propeller type engine for propulsion.
Once assembled, it is operated from the ground by a radio remote control.updated 02/08/10
A real example of the eRumor as it has appeared on the Internet:
You got to see this!