Rustenburg - For many people, having a wish to fly in a helicopter stops at the day dream.
For Vusimuzi Mbatha, his wish never stopped at all. Mr. Mbatha took his desire to fly in a helicopter to new heights when he built his own chopper out of scrap metal and everyday junk.
Mr. Mbatha built his near-replica helicopter model over the course of a year. He said his inspiration came from a dream he had in January last year. In his dream, Mr. Mbatha said he saw himself flying the helicopter.