It was November of 2004 in Iraq, and an RPG hit the helicopter.
We caught up with the pilot and vet to talk about the future of military aviation, ugly aircraft, and more.
The V-280 Valor is the latest example of a fascinating aviation concept.
The S-64 Air Crane is a former firefighting helicopter that’s being converted for autonomous operations.
People are told to trust their senses. Pilots can’t always do that.
The craft will go very fast and may someday transport soldiers into battlefields of the future.
Gliding is the solution of a puzzle in which speed, rate of descent, and angle of attack are the clues.
Tanker pilots, helicopter operators, and smokejumpers need special skills (and morning coffee) to do their high-flying jobs.
The former oil tankers are part of a line of medical vessels dating back more than 200 years.
The four small electric fans in the back are a dramatic change from the way a traditional tail rotor works.
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