Rocket Man

Swiss adventurer Yves Rossy is seen during his flight over the Grand Canyon in Arizona on Saturday, in his custom-built jet suit. The 51-year-old Rossy was airborne for more than eight minutes, soaring 200 feet above the canyon rim on the Hualapai Reservation. Rossy’s sponsor, Swiss watchmaker Breitling, announced the successful flight Tuesday.

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Swiss adventurer Yves Rossy is seen during his flight over the Grand Canyon in Arizona on Saturday, in his custom-built jet suit. The 51-year-old Rossy was airborne for more than eight minutes, soaring 200 feet above the canyon rim on the Hualapai Reservation. Rossy’s sponsor, Swiss watchmaker Breitling, announced the successful flight Tuesday.