Helicopters

Trump Gives Speech to Marines Who Fly Presidential Helicopter, Then the Marines Hand Him a Gift

President Donald Trump delivered a speech Friday to the Marines responsible for transporting the president of the United States and other high-level …

Conservative View

How to start a new bowl game, in 9 simple steps

As told by the people who run them.<p>In 1990, college football had 19 FBS (then Division I-A) bowl games. In 2000, it had 25. In 2010, it had 35. In 2016, it had 41, if you count the Playoff National Championship.<p>Bowl games are a business, and business has never been more booming. The slate has more …

College Football

Waypoint: Offshore windfarm growth to require tripling of helicopter support fleet by 2021

Global offshore windfarm capacity will grow 330 percent over the next decade, resulting in a tripling in helicopter expenditures to service them, …

Wind Power

Multiple fatalities after helicopter crash near Tweed

ADDINGTON HIGHLANDS, Ont. — Ontario Provincial Police say there are multiple fatalities after a helicopter crash today north of Kingston, Ont.<p>Police …

Ontario Provincial Police

Japanese boy injured after window falls off US Marine chopper

TOKYO — Japanese officials say a boy was injured in Okinawa when a metal window frame fell from a U.S. military helicopter, escalating anti-American …

Okinawa

Japanese anger as window from US military helicopter falls on Okinawa school

The window of a U.S. military helicopter fell onto the sports field of an elementary school in Japan on Wednesday, injuring one child.<p>The student was …

Japan

A Brief History of Rotorcraft Development

Breguet-Richet<p>France, September 1907, and the Gyroplane No. I, a quadrotor built by brothers Jacques and Louis Breguet, lifts its pilot 2 ft. into …

Aerospace

Helicopter wedding a village hit

A groom in East China surely had his new bride feeling she was walking on air when they arrived at their wedding ceremony by helicopter on …

News (China)

US military helicopter window falls on Japanese school

A window from a US military helicopter fell onto a school sports ground in southern Japan Wednesday, the marines said, apologising for a …

News (China)

SOS Makes Your Mic a Vital Tool, and that May Be a Mistake

One of the first things developer Outpost Games told us at a preview event for their upcoming battle royale shooter SOS was that your microphone was …

Gaming

Singapore air show highlights new exhibitors, conference line-up

Singapore<p>air show organizer Experia has announced a number of new exhibitors for the show's sixth edition, which will run from 6 to 11 February …

Asia Pacific

Bell’s known for helicopters, but now comes this handy little flying machine

The drone that delivers a package to your doorstep may someday be built by Bell Helicopter.<p>The Fort Worth-based aviation giant is moving aggressively …

Dallas

Elderly man airlifted to hospital after being pulled from sea off Clare coast

An elderly man has been airlifted to hospital after he was rescued from the sea in Co Clare this afternoon.<p>The man in his early 70s had been shore …

News (Ireland)

Belgium’s ‘cursed prince’ says a pay cut of his $480K allowance would infringe upon human rights | The Province

Prime Minister Charles Michel is threatening to cut the prince's stipend by 15 per cent, but yesterday it emerged 'Le Prince Maudit' had gone on the …

Royal Family

News Highlights: Top Energy News of the Day

EPA Chief Scott Pruitt Signals His Environmental Strategy<p>EPA administrator Scott Pruitt indicated how he plans to protect the environment in a visit to Walt Disney World's food-waste program.<p>GOP Closes In on Opening Arctic Wildlife Refuge to Drilling<p>Oil companies and their allies are getting closer …

Oil

Helicopter manufacturers’ hopes rise with near 8% lift in sales

Sales of helicopters are on an upward trend after years of flagging demand from operators in the energy sector.<p>Helicopter makers report a rise of 7.7 …

Aerospace

Searchers looking for small plane, two people missing near Revelstoke, B.C.

Searchers are looking for a plane and its two occupants after the aircraft went missing during a flight from Penticton, B.C., to Edmonton.<p>Katelyn Moores, spokeswoman for the Victoria Joint Rescue Co-Ordination Centre, says the single-engine aircraft took off from Penticton around 2:30 p.m. Saturday.<p>…

British Columbia

Searchers looking for small plane, two people missing near Revelstoke | The Province

VICTORIA — Searchers are looking for a plane and its two occupants after the aircraft went missing during a flight from Penticton, B.C., to …

British Columbia

RCAF searching for missing plane carrying two near Revelstoke, B.C.

VICTORIA -- Searchers are looking for a plane and its two occupants after the aircraft went missing during a flight from Penticton, B.C., to Edmonton.<p>…

British Columbia

The Walking Dead season 8 episode 5: Rick sees a helicopter - but whose is it? The contenders

It's been a rather stressful season of <i>The Walking Dead</i> thus far for Rick, and many fans believe All Out War could be taking its toll on the warrior …

TV Series

Boeing Enters Urban Mobility Revolution With Aurora Acquisition - Rotor & Wing International

Image courtesy of Aurora Flight Sciences<p>Airbus is busy with Vahana, CityAirbus and other projects, some through its A3 outpost. Sikorsky made an …

Aerospace

Attack Helicopter Lands in Field to Retrieve Lost Cell Phone

It's certainly faster than driving over.<p>A Marine Corps attack helicopter pilot on a training flight in northern Maine made an unorthodox stop this weekend, landing in a sports field between a pair of soccer goal posts. The reason: a lost cell phone.<p>The Mount Desert Islander of Bar Harbor, Maine …

Military

Dubai Airshow Showcases Regional Challenges

After years of rapid expansion, airlines in the Gulf are coming to terms with a slowdown in growth. Triggered by the collapse in oil prices in 2015, …

Air Shows

Army, Bell Test New "Stealthy" Helicopter for 2030

<i>Bell Helicopter engineers and weapons developers are looking at innovative ways to reduce the radar signature of their new, next-generation V-280</i> …

Military

Bell is building a 'stealthy' next-generation helicopter for the Army

• <b>Bell Helicopter engineers and weapons developers are looking at innovative ways to reduce the radar signature of their next-generation aircraft.</b>• <b><br>They acknowledge they are engineering “stealthy” characteristics.</b>• <b><br>Bell expects to engineer an attack variant of the aircraft with a slightly different</b> …

Military

These amazing camping photos will give you serious wanderlust (but there's a catch)

These images are so spectacular that you’ll seriously consider ditching your sceptical approach to holidays under canvas and head to your nearest camping shop.<p>Rounded up for an Instagram account which boasts nearly 100,000 followers, they depict lone planet-wanderers perched on cliffs and under …

Amazing

The U.S. Army Tests Its New ‘Stealth’ Helicopter for the 2030s

Bell Helicopter engineers are looking at ways to reduce the radar signature of their new, next-generation V-280 Valor tiltrotor aircraft slated to be …

Military

Trump's visit was boost to business: envoy

The consul general of China in Houston sees many economic benefits resulting from the recent trip to China by US President Donald Trump.<p>Consul …

News (China)

Lockheed's CH-53K helicopter to make global debut at Berlin air show - sources

BERLIN (Reuters) - The U.S. military has approved Lockheed Martin Corp's (N:LMT) new CH-53K heavy-lift helicopter to fly at the Berlin air show next …

Aerospace

Falcon Aviation expands its commitment to the H160

Advertisement<p>Falcon Aviation and Airbus Helicopters have signed a new MoU at the Dubai Airshow expanding their commitment to the H160, adding three …

Aerospace