The AHS Sikorsky Prize was reserved for someone who could keep a human powered helicopter in the air. AeroVelo seems to have won this competition.
Jul 12 2013, 7:30am CDT
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Did you know that there is a Helicopter in the works made from carbon fiber? We only know about it now because it crashed during a test flight - nobody was hurt though.
May 8 2013, 2:40am CDT
Source: WTAE Pittsburgh
The likely cause of a Molokai helicopter crash that killed all five people aboard was the pilot flying too close to the mountains during inclement weather, the NTSB determined in a final report published Frid ...
Full article at: WTAE Pittsburgh
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Flying toy has its own ball of protection
Nov 13 2012, 12:07pm CST
Source: 3D World
Read more about How to model a photoreal helicopter scene at CreativeBloq.com The image shown here is of an AgustaWestland AW101, a medium-lift helicopter used in both military and civil applications. The model was created in 3ds Max using reference material sourced from photos, engineering drawings and CATIA (CAD/CAM) d ...
Full article at: 3D World
3 days ago, 6:08am CDT
Getting your radio controlled aircraft stuck in a tree can be a heartbreaking experience, and one which usually means your toy is lost for good -- but not if a ...
Full article at: Recombu
4 days ago, 9:12am CDT
Drone gets super resolution image sensor
Dec 28 2011, 2:30pm CST
Source: Sacramento Bee
An Oregon defense contractor has pleaded guilty to selling $10 million worth of phony parts for attack helicopters and military vehicles to the U.S. government, including a locknut that secures the rotor on the Kiowa ...
Full article at: Sacramento Bee
1 week ago, 10:52pm CDT
Source: Stars and Stripes
An investigation was triggered in 2008 when Kentucky Guard mechanics found that eight locknuts used to secure the main rotor assembly on an OH-58 A/C Kiowa helicopter did not meet s ...
Full article at: Stars and Stripes
1 week ago, 10:19pm CDT
iHelicopter is cool little toy with controls that throw a wrench in the works
Sep 12 2011, 2:00pm CDT