Is it a Boat? Is it a Plane? No, it's the Hydroptre

A 60-footer that goes by the name of Hydropt re is hoping to travel at over 50 knots (58mph) and become the world's fastest racing ship. Using "wings", the French-built craft glides over the waves, instead of ploughing through them like a traditional sailing vessel. Even the captain, Alain Th bault, who has crossed the… » 8/06/07 6:18am 8/06/07 6:18am