Guinness World Record

On May 16th, 2001 while filming a segment for the Ripley’s Believe It or Not show, Billy  “Rocketman”  Copeland set a new Guinness World Record of 98.5 M.P.H. for rocket-powered luge after firing 15 of 24 rockets. A new rocketluge equipped with a 48 engine high-powered rocket launching system is on permanent display with several of his other luge’s at the Customs House Museum in Clarksville, TN.

Guinness Book Newspaper Article
Guinness Book Newspaper Article
Guinness Book Newspaper Article
Guinness Book Newspaper Article