Watch an 18-rotor electric helicopter take its first manned flight
The Volocopter is one step closer to making personal urban flight a reality.
Uber deal with Airbus gives you more helicopter rides
Airborne Uber trips may not be so rare in the future.
ICYMI: Airbag moto-jacket, robotic landing gear and more
DARPA's robotic landing gear creates a creepy-looking new helicopter look; motorcyclists are saved with a jacket that converts into an airbag and other fun stuff, all in today's ICYMI.
DARPA gives an R/C chopper the legs of a dragonfly
These legs will allow helicopters to land practically anywhere.
Lockheed Martin buys helicopter maker Sikorsky
Lockheed acquires helicopter powerhouse Sikorsky for $9 billion.
Unmanned cargo chopper shows off its search-and-rescue talents
For three years between 2011 and 2014, the unmanned Kamen K-Max 1200 helicopter delivered more tha...
Ultrathin membrane makes plane cabins 100x quieter
While air travel is quicker and safer than driving, it's also louder. The continuous low-frequency...
Gotham Air is the helicopter taxi you can order from your smartphone
Gotham Air, a new ride-sharing service in New York City, has released its iOS and Android apps to...
NASA wants helicopter drones to lead the way for Mars rovers
Rovers have a tough time getting across Mars' vast, unforgiving landscape. They can't see very far...