Helicopter

06.12.14
Helicopter drones are ready to drop driverless vehicles into danger zones
06.12.14

Helicopter drones are ready to drop driverless vehicles into danger zones

Helicopter drones and driverless cars have been doing their thing for a while now, but having the...

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04.08.14
US Navy fine tunes seafaring laser weapon and unmanned robocopters (video)
04.08.14

US Navy fine tunes seafaring laser weapon and unmanned robocopters (video)

That electromagnetic railgun is cool and all, but it's not the Navy's only wargadget in progress....

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08.16.13
EA settles Battlefield 3 and Textron helicopter lawsuit
08.16.13

EA settles Battlefield 3 and Textron helicopter lawsuit

Electronic Arts has settled a lawsuit between itself and industrial conglomerate Textron, concernin...

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07.12.13
AeroVelo's human-powered helicopter bags $250,000 Sikorsky Prize
07.12.13

AeroVelo's human-powered helicopter bags $250,000 Sikorsky Prize

We're sure AeroVelo team members think every sleepless night and pedal push are worth it now that...

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07.01.13
For one day only, Uber will offer $3,000 helicopter rides to the Hamptons
07.01.13

For one day only, Uber will offer $3,000 helicopter rides to the Hamptons

Too good for the Jitney? Uber has a special one-time offer that might be up your diamond-strewn al...

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08.29.12
Gamera II hits new high with unofficial human-powered helicopter altitude record (video)
08.29.12

Gamera II hits new high with unofficial human-powered helicopter altitude record (video)

The University of Maryland team responsible for the Gamera II human-powered helicopter NAA flight...

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08.12.12
NAA verifies new US record for human-powered helicopter flight (video)
08.12.12

NAA verifies new US record for human-powered helicopter flight (video)

A team at the University of Maryland has been taking human powered flight to new heights. Or, rath...

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06.26.12
US Army breaking up with A160 Hummingbird drone-copter, says it's too high maintenance
06.26.12

US Army breaking up with A160 Hummingbird drone-copter, says it's too high maintenance

It's not me, it's you. The US Army's dalliance with Boeing's A160 Hummingbird drone got one step c...

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06.15.12
Insert Coin: Atlas human-powered helicopter gunning for elusive Sikorsky prize (video)
06.15.12

Insert Coin: Atlas human-powered helicopter gunning for elusive Sikorsky prize (video)

In Insert Coin, we look at an exciting new tech project that requires funding before it can hit pro...

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