Denver, Colorado (April 8, 2008) Beginning this summer, Jet P.I., LLC will begin its global search for a pilot to add to its ever-growing team. The
Go Fast! Jet Pack has performed all over the world from large venue gatherings, soccer games, football games to marathons, music festivals and many more! Jet P.I. has more flight time than anyone else in the world and more people have walked on the moon than have flown a Jet Pack! With the continued growth and demand for Jet Pack appearances, Jet P.I. is searching the world for the perfect Pilot to add to the team.
Jet P.I., LLC has teamed up with Tapestry International, LTD. to produce a reality based television series around the world-wide search for the next Jet Pack Pilot. Tapestry International is an award-winning television company that produces and distributes reality, documentary and family programming for the global television and video markets. "Jet Pack International's Pilot Search is going to be one of the most thrilling reality series ever to hit the airwaves. We're very excited to get this project off the ground," quips Karen Carlson, Tapestry International's Vice President. Tapestry International is an Emmy and Oscar winning television production company. Over the past 10 years, Tapestry has produced more than 400 hours of original programming for HBO, MTV, Discovery, Discovery Health, TLC, Animal Planet, Hallmark and TBS.
With a fuel capacity load of 8 gallons, maximum speed of 77mph, maximum distance of 1500ft and a max flight time of 43 seconds – the Go Fast! Jet Pack takes the pilot on the ride of their life! Potential pilots cannot have a fear of heights, going fast, performing in front of tens of thousands of fans, being on camera or becoming an international celebrity. Once the Jet P.I. team has narrowed down the field of applicants, those most qualified will be put through rigorous training and testing, but only one will be chosen as the newest Jet P.I. Pilot.
“This is an amazing, once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for Jet Pack fans and thrill seekers alike,” said Troy Widgery, founder of Jet Pack International. “By teaming up with Tapestry International and opening up submissions world-wide, we hope to find the perfect Jet Pack Pilot that will encompass a Go Fast Lifestyle”.
If you feel you have what it takes to be a part of this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to join the elite Jet P.I. Team, please log onto www.jetpackinternational.com for entry and application information. For more information on Tapestry International and the television series, please visit www.tapestry.tv