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What it’s like to rescue someone at sea from a Coast Guard helicopter
Incidents tend to rise in the summer. Our friends at Popular Science flew in a big MH-60T chopper and watched dramatic practice scenarios unfold first-hand.
Here’s why Army helicopters have Native American names
It's time for a history lesson.
These stuffed animals have way more flight hours than you
"The saying was ‘trust Shakira, her hips don’t lie, she’ll get you rounds on target.’”
This futuristic twin-blade helicopter may be the Army’s replacement for the iconic Black Hawk
Introducing the Defiant X.
The Air Force’s new combat rescue helicopter is officially here to save the day
Have no fear: the Jolly Green II is finally here
The Marine Corps AH-1W Super Cobra makes its final flight after more than 30 years of service
The Marine Corps has officially retired the AH-1W Super Cobra helicopter
‘Worse than combat’ — Military helicopters rescue hundreds from California wildfire
U.S. military helicopters on Tuesday plucked dozens more campers, hikers and locals from the path of a raging California wildfire, with one pilot describing conditions as more dangerous than combat
Army vet who conducted heroic helicopter rescue in Vietnam dies at 74
“Tom would say, ‘I’m going to be a helicopter pilot someday,’ and that’s exactly what he did."
This star-spangled Navy helicopter looks like it was plucked straight out of ‘Team America’
It doesn't matter how sweet your ride is; no amount of gung-ho bumper stickers, chrome, or flame decals will ever compare to the majesty of this MH-60S Seahawk.
These two copters will competing head-to-head to become the Army’s next armed scout helo
The Army has selected Bell Helicopter and Sikorsky two develop prototypes to face off in phase two of the service's Future Attack and Reconnaissance Aircraft competition
These are the two official contenders to replace the Army’s Black Hawk fleet
The Army has selected Bell Helicopter's V-280 Valor and Boeing and Sikorsky's SB>1 Defiant to move forward as part of the Future Long-Range Assault Aircraft’s (FLRAA) Competitive Demonstration and Risk...
A Russian military helicopter accidentally opened fire on an apartment building
A building full of unsuspecting Russians were treated to a nasty surprise on Sunday when a military helicopter accidentally fired a "volley" at their apartment complex
This agile copter could be the Army’s next scout helo
Boeing on Tuesday finally revealed its bid for the Army's Future Attack Reconnaissance Aircraft (FARA) competition that's intended to replace both the Army's retired OH-58D Kiowa Warrior scout copters and...
The Air Force has a jolly new name for its next combat rescue helicopter
The Air Force's brand new combat rescue helicopter is ready for a fight — and now it has the cheeky new designation to prove it
This helicopter could be the Army’s next Black Hawk replacement and test pilots absolutely love it
Test pilots who fly the SB-1 Defiant claim that the futuristic helicopter could get its tail shot off in combat and still fly faster than an undamaged UH-60 Black Hawk
The Army thought it lost a Vietnam-era helicopter. It was never actually lost
The light helicopter that went missing from Fort Hood over the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday weekend actually wasn't missing after all
The Air Force’s new UH-1 Huey replacement has a name like something out of a Tom Clancy novel
The Air Force's replacement for the iconic UH-1N Huey helicopter that defined the U.S. military presence in Vietnam is finally here, and it officially has a name clearly primed to...
This could be the Army’s next scout helicopter
Bell has unveiled its proposed single-rotor design for the U.S. Army's Future Attack Reconnaissance Aircraft (FARA), a cutting-edge helicopter that may be optionally manned
Pimp my ride: the Air Force’s new Black Hawk-based combat rescue helicopter is ready for a fight
With longer range and better weapons, the Combat Rescue Helicopter is set to replace the Pave Hawk fleet
Trump’s new helicopter has a flaw: It scorches the White House lawn
The presidential helicopter isn't supposed to leave scorch marks on the White House lawn. So the Navy and Lockheed Martin Corp. are working to fix a "high risk" problem after...
A new scout helicopter will replace half the Army’s Apache fleet
Undeterred by decades of failure, the U.S. Army is trying again to acquire a new scout helicopter
Here’s A First Look At One Of The Army’s Potential Black Hawk Replacements
The Army is currently considering two advanced rotary-wing aircraft to replace the Black Hawk as part of the branch's Future … Continued
Afghan Army Helicopter Carrying Senior Officials Crashes, Killing 25
Editor's Note: This article originally appeared on Radio Free Europe/Radio Free Liberty. An Afghan National Army helicopter carrying senior officials … Continued