The Hovercraft: Now and Then
By: Jacob Shelton and Blaine Cloney
The First Hovercraft: SR.N1
The technology in this era was starting to boom.
Took its first flight on June 11th, 1959.
The Man Behind it All
The Effect on America
For Fun or For Military
From 1960 to 1969 the hovercraft was considered "cool" and often said to be an exciting new form of transportation that would revolutionize the way we travel. It also brought new things to the military such as the zodiac which was a pontoon boat that is used in the military for undercover mission and ocean rescue.