Created: Wed, 16 Apr 2014 10:50:00 CST
Updated: Wed, 16 Apr 2014 10:54:06 CST
He's an 8 year old with super hero powers.
Max Vertin and his two brothers have been fighting a rare disease.
They suffer from Duchenne Muscular dystrophy.
But, today Iron Max didn't let the disease keep him from reaching his dream of being a super hero.
News 5 video journalist Kevin Rempe introduces us to Iron Max.
The Vertin family just returned from Colorado.
On Tuesday, Max went to SkyVenture.
He learned to soar like a superhero.