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  • Land of Enchantment Fly In and Double Eagle II Airport Open House Sept 6
    Land of Enchantment Fly In and Double Eagle II Airport Open House Sept 6
    A free, fun-filled day of aviation is returning to Albuquerque on September 6. The 24th annual 'Land of Enchantment Fly In and Airport Open House' is taking place at Double Eagle II Airport. New Mexicans will have a chance to see aircrafts...
  • Futuristic helicopter
    Army taps firms to build futuristic helicopters
    Bell Helicopter and a Sikorsky-Boeing team have won contracts to build experimental helicopters for the U.S. Army, the three aerospace companies said Aug. 12.Under the Joint Multi-Role Technology Demonstrator (JMR TD) program, Bell will assemble a...
  • Helicopters
    Helicopters
    Helicoptersaredesignedandconsideredasarotarywingaircraftthathasmanyusesandtheyareveryversatilebecauseoftheirabilitytotakeoffandlandvertical...
  • New helicopter
    New Marine helicopter to be unveiled
    The first flight-test version of the U.S. Marine Corps’ new CH-53K helicopter will soon be unveiled to the public, a key general said April 28.The “rollout” ceremony will occur May 5 at a Sikorsky Aircraft production facility in...
  • Walter Pincus, The Washington Post
    Russians are watching the US Army fight Congress over helicopters
    America is at war with itself so why not consume more of the Ukraine, the Russians are wondering? The Russians read and advertise in the Washington Post, and Walter Pincus served up a fine story this morning titled “Whose helicopters are...
  • Helicopters in Vietnam
    Sustaining the helicopter industry: Call for concern
    Old birds are still flying such as the CH-47 Chinook and H-60 Black Hawk helicopters that have been and still are military workhorses.I know about them because I was program manager on a maintenance initiative to help improve repair cost and...
  • Robinson R22 Helicopter
    Fuel Bladder Replacements now required on Robinson R22 Helicopters
    Robinson Helicopter Co. which is based in Torrance, California, issued a service bulletin (SB) that will require that all R22 owners must replace the fuel aluminum fuel cells in their helicopters. SB 109 includes all Robinson R22s up to serial...
  • Washington D.C. Naval Yard
    Ongoing tragedy at Washington D.C. naval Yard
    Fox News Channel is reporting that 4 people have been shot at the Washington Naval Yards. Police have not released the condition of the victims. New reports claim a possible 10 people have been shot according to the Associated Press and possible...
  • Air Conflicts: Vietnam
    Helicopters join the fray in new ‘Air Conflicts: Vietnam’ screens
    Helicopters played a major role during the Vietnam War, and today Kalypso Media has released some new images of a few of the helos that gamers will be piloting when "Air Conflicts: Vietnam" hits stores for the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and...
  •  Austin PD EC120 heading out on patrol.
    San Antonio to add two Police Eurocopter EC120s
    TheSan Antonio Police Departmenthas purchased two American Eurocopter EC120 helicopters. These helicopters are single engine light helicopters that are used for patrol duties. They are expected to take delivery of the new aircraft early in 2014...
  • American Helicopter Museum
    Helicopter Lover or not
    The highlight of American Helicopter Museum is their collection of over 35 civilian and military helicopters. Helicopter manufacturers include Bell, Hughes, Sikorsky and other less known companies.The museum opened in 1996 to honor the development...
  • Shishis spots choppers, UFOs and an odd green orb
    Shishis spots choppers, UFOs and an odd green orb
    Life is getting stranger and stranger for Paul Shishis of Oshawa Ontario. Over the past few days, he has seen a number of helicopters, strange lights in the sky and also an odd green orb that was quite close to him.On July 15, 2013 Shishis was...
  • Top 10 military attack helicopters
    Top 10 military attack helicopters
    Since the first-time mankind watched the birds in flight, they have spent hours of dreaming how to fly. During the mid 1500's, Italian inventor Leonardo Da Vinci made drawings of an ornithopter flying machine. Some say it was those drawings...
  • Private helicopter
    USMNT coach Klinsmann flies himself to work via helicopter
    In summer 2011, U.S. Men's National Team fitness coach Darcy Norman revealed to me that USMNT coach Jurgen Klinsmann was working towards a helicopter pilot's license and now in 2013, Klinsmann is regularly flying himself to work via...
  • International Helicopter Conference
    International Military Helicopter Conference 2013 (29-31 January) - London
    The International Military Helicopter 2013 is the largest helicopter event in Europe delivering insights into the world of the rotary-wing commander, their requirements and lessons gleamed from operational experiences. It truly is an unmissable...