“Bang Goes The Theory presenter Jem Stansfield is attempting to fly a human-powered plane.

Jem designed the plane which works on pedal power and has been doing intense training to prepare himself for the aircraft’s first – and possibly only – flight.”

Jem Stansfield on the plane at dawn with his Bang team running beside him

Success!!  Jem (with team) finally makes a 'hop' into the air

Great video!