E-volo's electric 'air taxi' picks up passengers next year
The 18-rotor E-Volo 2X is primed for autonomous urban flight.
Drone flies as both biplane and helicopter using one propeller
The DelftAcopter could be the perfect aircraft for remote rescue operations.
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.
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...