Ever wish that if your passenger plane got into trouble you could just fire an ejector seat and parachute to safety? Well a Ukrainian inventor has gone one step further.
Tatarenko Vladimir Nikolaevich has spent the last 3 years working on a design for an aircraft with a detachable cabin that, in an emergency situation, could be safely ejected and then parachute gently to earth with all passengers and even their bags securely intact.
The cabin would separate as one complete unit and parachutes would then deploy allowing the capsule to float to the ground without the passengers ever leaving their seats. It’s unknown as to what the pilots are supposed to do then…
Check out the video to see it in action!
For more great articles like this sent directly to your inbox, subscribe using the link below.