The technology in the Iron Man suit is still firmly locked in pages of comic books. However, there is one piece of the Iron Man reality that may soon be hoping off the page. Advancements have been made in the direction of a propulsion suit. Yes, with this technology, humans are now able to fly.
A team started trials a few short years back, and have since crafted an advanced version of their design that is fully operational and open to public testing. The phases of their development start at 1 minute 45 seconds of the video below. The team has come a very long way in such a short time.
The speaker recognizes that their work is far from complete. Now with a stream of investments coming in, they may soon be able to make even more rapid progress with research and development. The capabilities of Iron Man are trickling into modern technology, and may someday soon be available on a mass scale.