Helicopters Video Thread


#243

They have a couple of those ‘boats’ on the lake at Queenstown, NZ, giving rides to tourists. Very cool to watch.


#244

This sounds more like a Canadian type story…but oh well…

“Seriously hurt, the man was air-lifted by a Lifeflight helicopter to Baystate Medical Center in Springfield. It’s in critical but stable condition now, according to the reports.”

So he ran into a helicopter (was it running?) and then he got airlifted by a helicopter.


#245

LOL! So in other words he had bad luck and good luck all at the same time. :slight_smile:


#246

Interesting first flight of the Sikorsky/Boeing Defiant:

From here:


#247

What’s that thing on the back? :slight_smile:

Finally, my Black Shark time in cockpit will come in useful…


#248

I think that it is engaged in level flight over distance to increase efficiency and speed


#249

I’ll email them my ideas of horizontal flat lifting structures that could be affixed to either sides for increased efficiency. :wink:


#250

Really? That thing is modern!? Before opening the link I thought I was looking a one of those crazy contraptions that were test-flown in the 60’s.


#251

Stealing a comment I read about it:

“That is one ugly looking submarine…”