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2 US Navy helicopters join search for South Korea ferry survivors

2 US Navy helicopters join search for South Korea ferry survivors | Helicopter World | Scoop.it
Two MH-60 helicopters operating off the USS Bonhomme Richard are searching an area about 6 to 17 miles from the disaster site at the request of the South Korean commander directing the search for survivors.
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[Video] French EC-725 Caracal combat helicopters refuel from Italian KC-130J

[Video] French EC-725 Caracal combat helicopters refuel from Italian KC-130J | Helicopter World | Scoop.it
A stunning video shows HAAR (Helicopter Air-to-Air Refueling) from several unusual points of view. From Apr. 7 to Apr. 11, 2014, the Eurocopter EC-725 Super Cougar ("Caracal") of the Escadron d'Hél...
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Beautiful  footage of helicopters refueling in the air. 

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Airbus Helicopters aircraft in action

Discover the Airbus Helicopters aircraft over their missions Copyright Airbus Helicopters 2014.
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I never flew an Airbus, but I do miss flying these types of missions. Cool video. 

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Philippines buying new helicopters - UPI.com

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“We are honored that the Philippine Department of National Defense has selected Bell Helicopter to fulfill their mission requirements,” said C.M.
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Modern day Huey's!

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Helicopter Crew Chief On The Heroic Mudslide Rescue - KUOW News and Information

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The massive mudslide that engulfed Oso on March 22 has claimed at least 30 lives and destroyed dozens of homes.
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Helicopters and their crews can save lives. 

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Bell AH-1 Cobra (Attack) | Aircraft Collection | Exhibits | Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor

Bell AH-1 Cobra (Attack) | Aircraft Collection | Exhibits | Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor | Helicopter World | Scoop.it
AH1 (RT @PacificAviation: The World's First Attack Helicopter, The Bell A-H1 Cobra http://t.co/fCB1dxpDuv #avgeek #planespotting #aviation)
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This one one fine assault helicopter in its day. 

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Helicopter Parade

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Helicopter Formation Amazing Picture @helicopter @lindfly @airdoc @PHIAirMed @RM1664Challenge @aviation_report http://t.co/kCTRcEKp60
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WORLDS FASTEST HELICOPTER Sikorsky X2 unveiled in US

A helicopter is a type of rotorcraft in which lift and thrust are supplied by rotors. This allows the helicopter to take off and land vertically, to hover, a...
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Ignore would have been proud. 

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Helicopter Airlifts 85” Plasma TV to High-Tech Apartment - Article ...

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Home theater pros hire a helicopter to carry an 85-inch Panasonic plasma TV to an apartment on the 27th floor of a Dallas high-rise.
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just gotta have that TV!

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Giant Helicopter (Mil Mi-26) picks up a The Boeing CH-47 Chinook - YouTube

For More On Soviet/Russian Helicopters Check Out http://soviethelicopters.blogspot.com (Giant Helicopter (Mil Mi-26) picks up a The Boeing CH-47 Chinook: http://t.co/wI3EEXv9gd #aviation #video #pilot...
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This is one big-assed helicopter. 

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Military Helicopters(full documentary)HD

Military Helicopters Nuclear Submarine Design:http://youtu.be/tIhbeeP3PVQ Future Jet Fighters:http://youtu.be/k1nD63ctV0k Drone Strikes:http://youtu.be/CqmDU...
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If you really like helicopters, you'll enjoy this 40-minute video from the History Channel. 

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US sends in team with Apache attack helicopters to help Iraq against Sunni ... - World Tribune

US sends in team with Apache attack helicopters to help Iraq against Sunni ... - World Tribune | Helicopter World | Scoop.it
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“This will allow Iraqi Security Forces to begin training on the operation and maintenance of six leased U.S.
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Apache is a bad-ass machine. 

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Navy Equips MH-60s With New 'Smart' Launcher

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The U.S. Navy is fitting Sikorsky MH-60 Seahawk helicopters with a new digital rocket launcher, for the first time enabling them to carry a variety of weapons.
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Sikorsky's rule!

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Regulators Justify New Helicopter Rule, Address Safety - Aviation International News

Regulators Justify New Helicopter Rule, Address Safety - Aviation International News | Helicopter World | Scoop.it
Aviation International News Regulators Justify New Helicopter Rule, Address Safety Aviation International News John Duncan, director of FAA flight standards, and Kim Smith, manager of the rotorcraft directorate, said the new rule is necessary in...
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New regs for helicopter safety. 

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Nice Lifestyle

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Just landed my helicopter in the back yard by the pool... no big deal. http://t.co/TiF9nI7XMd
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How's your cash flow?

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Heavy lifting Helicopter brought in to install HVAC units on Bass Pro Shops roof - TriCities.com

Heavy lifting Helicopter brought in to install HVAC units on Bass Pro Shops roof - TriCities.com | Helicopter World | Scoop.it
Heavy lifting Helicopter brought in to install HVAC units on Bass Pro Shops roof
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BHC 022214 Bass Pro 5.jpg. An Aircrane, Inc.
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I flew the Sikorsky S-58 in Germany in 1969.

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Tweet from @HistoryInPix

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Frank Sinatra stepping off of a helicopter with a drink in his hand, 1964. http://t.co/NR6uvfwBC5
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The man knew how to travel. 

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RAF send Chinook helicopter to Isle of Wight - On The Wight

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On The Wight RAF send Chinook helicopter to Isle of Wight On The Wight As part of the government's commitment to supporting communities affected by the recent adverse weather, a military team has arrived on the Island to assess what support it can...
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The mighty Chinook continues to serve.

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