Through Flavorwire I found this interesting photogallery about pilots of the early century
On 13 of July 2012 a fire broke out on Figueira/Mogadouro/Portugal village meters from the residential area. One AS-350 B3 helicopter loaded water from a small tank near the houses and then dropped it on the blazing fire avoiding reaching the houses.
The Helistat concept was to augment the helicopters' dynamic lift with the static lift of an air buoyancy envelope. This would give greater maximum lift capability for heavy lift work. At low weights (i.e.
From comments on youtube:
The man flying the plane was unharmed, but this is a real plane crash. A friend of mine and I put 4 GoPro cameras on another friends plane. 3 of the 4 cameras recorded video. the 4th only took one picture.
The Boeing 747-400 is a major development and the best-selling model of the Boeing 747 family of jet airliners. While retaining the four-engine wide-body layout of its predecessors, the 747-400 embodies numerous technological and structural changes to produce a more efficient airframe.
Israel is the world's biggest exporter of military drones, used around the world for everything from surveillance to precision rocket attacks on speeding cars in remote locales.
The RTV-G-4 Bumper was a type of rocket built by the United States. It was conceived in July 1946 by Colonel Holger N. Toftoy as a combination of the V-2 rocket and WAC Corporal sounding rocket.