The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, which operates all three of the New York City-area’s major airports, among other major transportation properties, has grounded its fleet of two helicopters, citing lack of usefulness and cost concerns.
A parade of ships, demonstrations by Marine helicopters and other events thrilled huge crowds during New York’s 26th annual Fleet Week. Scott Snorteland snapped some great photos of the action.
A man who may have seen the movie Goodfellas one time too many is suing the city of Huntington Beach, Calif. for sending helicopters and planes to follow him 20 times a day for the past two years.
At least two people were killed on Thursday night after a medical helicopter crashed in Kingfisher County, Oklahoma, officials said.
Video captured a medical chopper hitting some high voltage power lines while taking off from the scene of a car accident, but landing safely a few seconds later.
Eurocopter will soon deliver its first twin-engine EC145 Mercedes-Benz Style helicopter, after it made its world debut at the 2011 European Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (EBACE) in Geneva this week.
How photographer Iwan Baan captured Hurricane Sandy’s Manhattan blackout in one photo.