Helicopter

10.02.16
Drone flies as both biplane and helicopter using one propeller
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Drone flies as both biplane and helicopter using one propeller

The DelftAcopter could be the perfect aircraft for remote rescue operations.

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05.14.16
Software predicts the lifespans of machines by 'cloning' them

Software predicts the lifespans of machines by 'cloning' them

DigitalClone extends the lifespan of helicopters and space telescopes by creating virtual simulations of their parts.

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04.10.16
Watch an 18-rotor electric helicopter take its first manned flight
04.10.16

Watch an 18-rotor electric helicopter take its first manned flight

The Volocopter is one step closer to making personal urban flight a reality.

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09.15.15
ICYMI: Airbag moto-jacket, robotic landing gear and more
09.15.15

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.

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09.14.15
DARPA gives an R/C chopper the legs of a dragonfly
09.14.15

DARPA gives an R/C chopper the legs of a dragonfly

These legs will allow helicopters to land practically anywhere.

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05.02.15
Unmanned cargo chopper shows off its search-and-rescue talents
05.02.15

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...

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04.27.15
Ultrathin membrane makes plane cabins 100x quieter
04.27.15

Ultrathin membrane makes plane cabins 100x quieter

While air travel is quicker and safer than driving, it's also louder. The continuous low-frequency...

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