Helicopters

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...

By J. Mallory,   08.16.13
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05.03.13
Navy launches first drone squadron, comprised of ten Fire Scout MQ-8Bs
05.03.13

Navy launches first drone squadron, comprised of ten Fire Scout MQ-8Bs

The US Navy has officially introduced unmanned aircraft along with eight newly manned helicopters...

By N. Lee,   05.03.13
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04.09.13
Thunder Wolves trailer blows stuff up real good
04.09.13

Thunder Wolves trailer blows stuff up real good

You had us at helicopters, Thunder Wolves. You had us at helicopters.

By M. Schramm,   04.09.13
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06.08.12
Come on down to Amazon for all your E3 helicopter and bow games
06.08.12

Come on down to Amazon for all your E3 helicopter and bow games

Amazon identified two major tropes in this year's E3 games, and then, to our delight, rounded up al...

By JC Fletcher,   06.08.12
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05.01.12
Navy awards Aerovel Flexrotor contract to develop marine surveillance tech
05.01.12

Navy awards Aerovel Flexrotor contract to develop marine surveillance tech

The high seas and UAVs go together like -- well, they go together really well. The Navy's cooking...

By S. Silbert,   05.01.12
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11.01.11
First manned multicopter takes flight, brave human sits amidst blades (video)
11.01.11

First manned multicopter takes flight, brave human sits amidst blades (video)

What could have ended in human chop suey, instead resulted in victory for German engineers at e-v...

By L. Leavitt,   11.01.11
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09.13.11
Flying cops board gyroplane for Big Brother-style eyes in the sky
09.13.11

Flying cops board gyroplane for Big Brother-style eyes in the sky

"Get to tha choppa!" is probably the first thing the Tromball, Texas cops will be shouting now th...

By L. Leavitt,   09.13.11
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05.20.11
Eurocopter X3 hybrid sets new speed record of 430km/h, readies for next search and rescue mission
05.20.11

Eurocopter X3 hybrid sets new speed record of 430km/h, readies for next search and rescue mission

See that chopper right there? That's the Eurocopter X3, and as of last week, it can cruise at m...

By D. Wollman,   05.20.11
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04.28.10
The future of US Army helicopters: pilots optional
04.28.10

The future of US Army helicopters: pilots optional

Five years ago, the Sikorsky UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter got a digital cockpit and fly-by-wire cont...

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