It’s like those arcade claw machines but with a freaking chopper.
You know that queasy feeling you get in your stomach when the pilot of a large passenger plane has to make a rough landing in bad weather? Just try and imagine what this Royal Danish Air Force pilot was feeling. Read more >>
Above about 400km/h, helicopter blades literally run out of lift and the bird falls out of the sky.
The high-in-the-sky helicopter-to-helicopter feat performed for the VMAs has been confirmed as being the biggest ever.
If you don't remember Blue Peter doing this story once every few years during the 1980s.
When police responded to a burglary call in Texas, two suspects sped off in a car and the chase was on. The end of the chase looks like something out of Grand Theft Auto. See more >>
Inspecting electrical lines from a flying helicopter might be the world's most stressful job. Read More >>
You'll never be as good at anything as this guy is at controlling an RC helicopter. Read More >>
Carefully, of course. But there's a well established way to deal with this hopefully rare occurrence.
This awesome picture of the V-22 Osprey makes it look like an invisible plane with star engines. Read More >>
To help answer questions when things go wrong.
This amazing shot may look like a perfectly-photographed and staged action movie–but it was actually taken this morning as pilots prepare for the largest NATO exercise in 13 years. Read More >>
Myth: Helicopters will drop like a rock when the engine shuts down. In fact, you have a better chance at surviving in a helicopter when the engine fails than you do in an plane.
Luis Alviles actions have been deemed "grossly negligent" by airline authorities.
This prototype aerial water-bucket system from Spanish designers Inventec sucks up water three times faster than existing systems.
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