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.
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.
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.
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.