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No More Helicopter Tours? New York and New Jersey Officials Seek a Ban

Posted September 3, 2014 by Nate Anderson

Sightseeing helicopter tours are an increasingly popular attraction for NYC tourists. However they have also become increasingly unpopular among local residents and politicians, who are calling for them to be banned.

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Video: Helicopter Pilot In Portugal Fills Fire Fighting Bucket At Pool

Posted August 20, 2013 by Jason Rabinowitz

As we recently saw in Canada, fighting fires from the air is no easy task. One payload, one shot to get the water drop right. But what does an areal firefighter do when they need to reload, and there is no natural water source nearby? Well, they find the nearest swimming pool, hover just above […]

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Rotorfest 2011: Rotorheads’ Delight

Posted September 29, 2011 by Manny Gonzalez

There simply aren’t enough helicopter airshows around the country, but the annual Rotorfest rarely disappoints, as Manny Gonzalez shows us his gallery of mechanized joy.






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VIDEO: Helicopter Crashes in Competition During Loop de Loop Attempt

Posted August 10, 2010 by Phil Derner Jr.

Video was captured of an MD 500 helicopter crashing at a competition while attempting to perform a loop de loop in Minsk, Belarus.






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