1. BigLeRoy

    The 2020 Mars Rover Will Have A Helicopter!

    Very Cool! The 2020 Mars Rover will have a helicopter! It will be the first heavier-than-air craft to fly on another celestial body: https://www.jpl.nasa.gov/news/news.php?feature=7121 This is not easy in an atmosphere as thin as the Martian atmosphere. The copter has to be both very light...
  2. Darkman

    7 US service members killed in Iraq helicopter crash

    RIP --- 7 US service members killed in Iraq helicopter crash 7 US service members killed in Iraq helicopter crash
  3. L

    Cancels visit to ancient masada site after israel refuses helicopter landing

    BY JACK MOORE ON 5/18/17 AT 7:05 AM President Donald Trump has canceled a planned visit and speech at the ancient mountain fortress of Masada in Israel after authorities told him that he could not land his helicopter on top of the UNESCO-listed site. Instead, Trump will now deliver a...
  4. The Man

    "NATO officials" aboard downed Ukrainian helicopter?

    Helicopter with NATO officials on board shot down by Ukrainian rebels | Daily Star Eduard Basurin He is an important commander within the rebel military forces, led the "Kalmius" armed militia group from the very beginning, and is now a kind of self-appointed press secretary for the...
  5. excalibur

    U.S. Backed Rebels Shoot Down Russian Helicopter

    On the heels of the Turkish shoot down of a Russian fighter plane. Russian rescue helicopter 'shot down by Syrian rebels' while searching for pilots of plane downed by Turkey - Mirror Online
  6. C

    Driver shot from police helicopter after travelling the wrong way

    I thought one of the wonders of a 'Motorway' you could one only exit a motorway at guaranteed exit points, no ????? Driver shot from police helicopter after travelling down motorway the wrong way The unidentified robbery suspect was reportedly driving down the wrong way of a motorway...
  7. The Man

    US Border Patrol helicopter shot at on Mexico border

    U.S. border patrol helicopter hit by gunfire near Mexican border | Reuters Cartels?
  8. The Man

    Mexican military helicopter fired on US Border Patrol agents

    Mexican helicopter fired shots in Arizona near border, U.S. says I'll reserve my comments for now.
  9. A

    Pro-Russian Separatists Shoot Ukrainian Helicopter Down

    On Friday, Ukraine's army launched its first major assault on a rebel stronghold, with the state's military attempting to retake Slovyansk, a region currently controlled by pro-Russian militia. The assault has seen casualties on both sides, and Ukraine's Defense Ministry said that two Mi-24...
  10. Cicero

    Conspiracy Jack and the black helicopter attack

    Conspiracy Jack By Felix SalmonOctober 10, 2012 Why has Jack Welch doubled down on the false, inflammatory, and slanderous tweet that he sent out five minutes after the jobs report came out on Friday? Jack Welch ✔jack_welch Unbelievable jobs numbers..these Chicago guys will do...
  11. Tedminator

    US Firm Guilty of Aiding China's Attack Helicopter

    US Firm Guilty of Aiding China's Attack Helicopter | Military.com Jul 02, 2012 BRIDGEPORT -- United Technologies and two of its subsidiaries, Pratt & Whitney Canada Corp. and Hamilton Sundstrand in Windsor Locks, pleaded guilty Thursday to several federal charges stemming from the sale of...
  12. F

    New Aircraft Flies Without Wings or Helicopter Blades

    AT21 also claims that the aircraft needs little maintenance and will be cheaper than using current vertical-takeoff-and-liftoff aircraft with moving parts like the hover capable F35 Lightning II or the still used Harrier. The D-Dalus also has much smaller landing footprint compared to the...
  13. Sgt Meowenstein

    Christie Takes State Police Helicopter To Son's Baseball Game

    Well, isn't that special? I wonder how much that chopper ride cost NJ taxpayers?
  14. M

    Nine die in US helicopter attack inside Syria: report

    Nine die in US helicopter attack inside Syria: report Umm, hell man since when did we expand the war zone into Syria?