Man flies around Fuji - level 2

Man flies around Fuji - level 2

11-11-2013 14:00

A Swiss pilot, known as Jetman, flew nine times around Mount Fuji. It took him 13 minutes.

He wore his 2-metre-wide wings with 4 jet engines. The average flight speed was 200 kilometres per hour.

Japan’s sacred volcano must look amazing when you fly around it. The Swiss man was pretty excited after the flight.

Difficult words: jet engine (motor used in planes), sacred (relating to god or religion), excited (happy).

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