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August 3 2019
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An AirFish 8 flits six feet above the water.

Italian holiday islands favoured by celebrities are hoping to speed up transfer times to the mainland with a vessel that is part boat, part aeroplane and part hovercraft.

Ponza and Ventotene, off the coast of Naples, want to acquire the eight-seater AirFish 8, which can take off from water and fly at 120mph on a cushion of air six feet above the waves.

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