Was pilot Julia Link’s emergency helicopter landing in a Honolulu street after engine failure a miracle, or was it just skilled piloting?
Aircraft weight limits are there for a reason. How does the weight gain of oil workers affect the helicopters used to ferry them out to oil rigs?
How do helicopter pilots land in such tiny spaces, and is it really as easy as it looks? Pilots must avoid a vortex ring every time they touch down.
Is it very difficult and dangerous (not to mention expensive) to fly a helicopter? Pilot Helen Krasner dispels many of the myths surrounding rotary flight.
A new mind-controlled helicopter toy could have training implications for pilots-in-training, if it flies like a real ‘copter – but does it?