Tighten your belts and get ready to take flight, Top Ten of Flying Superheroes
We are ranking your favorite flying superheroes.
Whenever we rank the best superheroes, those able to fly will surely be high in the list. Soaring in the skies along with having an edge when fighting against any devil that is restricted to the ground.
Almost every comic book has some of the other character who can fly. Some superheroes have innate ability to fly while some use gadgets to fly over. Even having differences in flying manners, they dominate the skies. Some fly better than others;
Here are the top 10 high-flying super heroes. Which of these is your favorite?
Superman jumps really high because of Earth's gravity and thereby generates anti-gravitons. Superman flies really high vertically and horizontally incredibly fast at the light speed. However, as he is affected by gravity, he stays within Earth’s atmosphere and gravitational pull.
Asgardian Thor by his magical tool hammer Mjölnir creates flashy ways to fly. At a breakneck speed, by just spinning the hammer Thor reaches into space incredibly fast. For some superheroes, their tools give them power to fly, Aladdin’s magic carpet offers fun ways to travel.
3. Green Lantern
Green Lantern doesn't have any inherent powers to fly; he used an entirely different and advanced piece of technology. Power Ring not only allows him to fly, but it can create constructions - it takes along passengers in a green spaceship or an energy bubble when creative.
4. Doctor Strange
For heroes like Doctor Strange who are into mysticism or psychic development, an astral body when separated allows the spirit to feel fly and with a great way enjoy the flight. Hence, Doctor Strange enjoys traveling in time and often fights his battles on the non-physic astral plane. Astral projection also brings moving at the speed of thought and with which brings a number of other cool super powers, including invisibility, intangibility, and super speed.
5. Silver Surfer
None of the superheroes have the ability to fly as that of Silver Surfer. The name itself explains and says it all. A silver man on the surfboard who flies around the cosmos. Silver surfers are able to fly in the earth's atmosphere and also in space without any distress. While flying he can easily withstand the heat, pressure and friction.
Storm has no real 'flight organs' to all her flies. As the name itself shouts it loud storm. Along with natural abilities to fly she can control the winds and storms and with which she can elevate herself. Even she can manipulate the storms and make others fly as well.
Rogue a mutant, has the innate ability to take powers and memories from whomsoever she touches. Rogue got powers of flight from Carol Danvers, aka Ms. Marvel. Most of the times transmission of power is temporary but in this case, it lasts forever. Captain Marvel and Rogue holded on together and that's why the superpowers like strength, speed, flight and invulnerability got transferred. Hence, Rogue was seen flying pretty well everywhere in X-Men.
Shazam is acronym of Solomon, Hercules, Atlas, Zeus, Achilles and Mercury. All of them give different powers. Where flying and speed powers of Shazam has been granted by Mercury. Due to which he can move at speeds both on foot and flying through the air. In comics, Shazam is seen to be flying at the speed of light.
9. Iron Man
Genius and billionaire Tony Stark is the Iron Man. He created the suit with all the superpowers. With jet pack and new level rocket boots and flight stabilizers, Iron Man can fly into the space as well. Apart from flying Iron man can fight entire armies, guide nuclear missiles into wormholes and stop wars before they begin.
10. Captain Marvel
An ordinary woman, a pilot in the US Air force, Carol Danvers became exposed to an explosion which gave her superpowers. She has dreamt of becoming a flight agent for NASA.
Captain Marvel is not just the first superhero who harnesses flight abilities, but she is among the one who can fly in the space too. The fact that she could possess the power of flight seems inevitable given her back-story.