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    Police, feds seeking person who aimed laser beam at Coast Guard helicopter
    Local police and federal authorities are looking for the person who aimed a laser beam at a U.S. Coast Guard helicopter flying along the Northern California coast.And if caught and convicted, that person could be spending years in prison for what...
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    Mexican helicopter crosses border, opens fire on U.S. Border Patrol agents
    As reported by both KVOA NBC of Tucson, Ariz. and KXNT CBS of Las Vegas, Nev. on June 27, 2014, a Mexican military helicopter not only crossed the international border, but also opened fire on U.S. Border Patrol agents. With the story still...
  • A Vietnam era UH-1H Huey helicopter prepares to take off
    A trip in Vietnam era helicopters raises funds for Hixson flight museum
    Adrenalin junkies, military retirees and patriotic groupies spent their Easter Sunday riding in or watching combat seasoned helicopters lift off from the Hixson Museum of Flight airstrip in a fund raising event for a local children’s...
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    The Navy's unmanned helicopters and railgun
    On or about April 9, 2014Geobeats shared their video report onunmanned Navy helicopters and their railgun development. Unlike an unmanned drone the Navy's unmanned helicopters do not need constant command and control. Chief of Naval Research...
  • Seattle helicopter crash
    Seattle helicopter: Helicopter crash near Seattle's Space Needle leaves 2 dead
    A Seattle helicopter crash left two dead this morning, as a news helicopter used by two local television networks out of Seattle crashed, killing two of three individuals in the helicopter and injuring a fourth person on the ground.According to...
  • Police chopper crashes into crowded pub, death toll expected to rise
    Police chopper crashes into crowded pub, death toll expected to rise
    Around 10:25 p.m. on Nov. 29 in Glasgow, Scotland, a police helicopter crashed into a packed Glasgow pub, The Clutha, as patrons were enjoying some Friday night revelry and live music.A still unknown number of patrons were trapped inside the...
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    Indonesian army helicopter crash kills 13: Bad weather played a role in crash
    AnIndonesian army helicopter crashkilled at least 13 people Saturday after the Mi-17 aircraft caught on fire in the jungles of Borneo. As reported by Almanar today, the helicopter was carrying eight crew members who were military personnel, 13...
  • File photo of  Big Bend Ranch State Park
    Couple kicked out of national park almost Die
    A couple from Arkansas was forced from their camping spot in Big Bend National Park by a park ranger. They were told there was a state park nearby and he gave them what turned out to be a very poor map of the park and the couple got lost and...
  • Helicopters
    Helicopter firm cancels furloughs
    Sikorsky Aircraft, which makes the Black Hawk utility helicopter for the U.S. military and foreign armed forces, has canceled plans to furlough thousands of employees, its parent company announced Oct. 6.Sikorsky was planning to bench nearly 2,000...
  • Helicopter and lights
    Helicopter appears to monitor blue/red lights; part 2
    Paul Shishis of Oshawa, Ontario had a most unusual sighting on August 4, 2013 of two UFOs – one red and one blue – along with a helicopter that seemed to be monitoring the situation or at the very least, attempting to get a good look...
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    NYC man tweets noisy chopper away
    A man was awoken Friday morning to the annoying sound of a chopper hovering not far from his apartment in New York. Instead of burying his head under a pile of pillows, John Brophy did some detective work on Twitter, and discovered that ABC...
  • Seal Team 6
    Muslim Cleric prays and damns Seal Team 6 to hell at their funerals
    It’s been two years since members of Seal Team 6 were murdered in Afghanistan. On August 6, 2011, 30 Americans, 25 of them from the same Navy Seals 6 unit that was involved in the Osama bin laden raid, were killed when their CH-47 Chinook...
  • Helicopter crash kills 5
    Helicopter crash kills 5: Pilot radios he's losing altitude, drops off radar
    A helicopter crash that killed all five people on board, a father and a son, a father and a daughter, along with the pilot, had stopped to refuel at a New York airport before crash. According to the Boston Globe on July 29, the helicopter crash...
  • Halo effect
    Mysterious 'halos' appear in the Afghan desert
    There have been conflicting explanations as to exactly what they are and how they're formed, but the halo-appearing visual effect that has been forming at night over helicopters have been named after two Allied soldiers killed in action (KIA),...
  • Kate Middleton's labor pains will be the signal for William to fly into Londo c
    Kate Middleton's labor pains to act as signal to start 600 mile helicopter trek
    Kate Middleton appears to be spending the final days of herpregnancy in London so that she's closer to the hospital when she goes into labor, which virtually could be any day now. William, who is still fulfilling his RAF duties in Anglesey,...