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Bristow Sees Drop in Energy-Related Work, Might Cancel Some Helicopter Orders

Wall Street Journal - ‎17 hours ago‎
Helicopter operators' business is a leading indicator of activity in the energy industry, and Houston-based Bristow is one of two companies serving the global market ferrying workers to and from offshore energy platforms.
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SAS take the to the skies over London in anti-terror helicopters after ISIS warning

Daily Mail - ‎4 hours ago‎
Choppers, believed to be from the SAS, have put on an extraordinary show of force over the skies of London in their top-of-the-range new anti-terror helicopters. Elite forces were spotted flying over landmarks such as Big Ben, the Shard and the London ...

Proud to be counted among the Nelson Marlborough Rescue Helicopter crew

Marlborough Express - ‎19 hours ago‎
OPINION: The Nelson Marlborough Rescue Helicopter service is celebrating 25 years of operations in the Nelson, Tasman and Marlborough districts this month.
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G7 summit: Why 'Helicopter money' could be next move for desperate central banks

CNBC - ‎20 hours ago‎
"Helicopter money"—named after Milton Friedman's colorful metaphor for an increase in public spending or a tax cut that is financed by a permanent increase in the money stock—is a central bank's last resort to stoke inflation, devalue the currency ...

FAA Denies L.A. Anti-helicopter Petitions

Aviation International News - ‎17 hours ago‎
Last week the FAA denied a quartet of petitions that sought to impose helicopter minimum altitudes; mandatory routings; and hover, orbit and pooling restrictions on tour and electronic news gathering (ENG) operators for all helicopters operating within ...
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Laser pointed at York Regional Police helicopter

Toronto Star - ‎May 25, 2016‎
The crew of Air 2, York Regional Police's patrol helicopter, was briefly blinded while flying over Richmond Hill Wednesday night after someone shined a laser at their cockpit.
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An AgustaWestland AW139 helicopter. —Photo courtesy: Leonardo-Finmeccanica

DAWN.com - ‎May 26, 2016‎
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has signed a contract for an undisclosed number of AgustaWestland AW139 intermediate twin engine helicopters with Italian multinational aerospace company Leonardo-Finmeccanica. The contract was signed here in presence of the ...
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Rescue helicopter plucks Maria Strydom's body from Everest

Daily Mail - ‎3 hours ago‎
KATHMANDU, May 27 (Reuters) - A rescue helicopter brought the body of Australian climber Maria Strydom from Mount Everest to the Nepali capital of Kathmandu on Friday, a week after she died on the world's tallest mountain.

Airbus awarded patent for record breaking helicopter with two jet engines

Daily Mail - ‎May 24, 2016‎
Illustrations reveal a unique design with components found in fixed-wing airplanes, two Rolls Royce Turbomeca engines and technology that turns the copter into an airplane.

Nelson Marlborough Rescue Helicopter a welcome sound after accident in Marlborough Sounds

Marlborough Express - ‎May 25, 2016‎
After breaking her arm in a remote bay in the Marlborough Sounds, the sound of a helicopter was welcome relief for Rarangi resident Bev Doole​.

The $22 Million Airbus H160 VIP Helicopter Is The Bugatti Of The Skies

Maxim - ‎May 25, 2016‎
Aviation master Airbus has just unveiled the new must-have luxury helicopter for the billionaire and celebrity set. The $22 million H160 VIP is a super-luxe variant of the world's most technologically advanced chopper, and it's a veritable Maybach for ...

Future clear for north coast rescue helicopter but fog concerns linger

ABC Online - ‎9 hours ago‎
Questions continue to be asked about the location of a new rescue helicopter base on the New South Wales far north coast. The service has operated out of Lismore for more than 30 years, but a new base needs to be built to accommodate larger aircraft.
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Helicopter used in 11/15 road project

abc27 - ‎12 hours ago‎
MARYSVILLE, Pa. (WHTM) - Travelers on I-81 and 322 caught glimpses of a helicopter hovering over Routes 11/15 in Marysville Thursday.

Cow unable to walk to the vets gets airlifted by helicopter through the Swiss Alps

Daily Mail - ‎May 25, 2016‎
Los Angeles' rescue services united to help the stricken animal and the local fire department scrambled its 'air support' helicopter and Heavy Rescue team. After tranquilizing Duke to make the process easier, the group used manpower and a two-line rope ...

Chinook helicopter flies out of Gladstone

Gladstone Observer - ‎10 hours ago‎
The Chinook helicopter that flew into Gladstone Airport yesterday for a short pit stop has taken its last flight before retiring.

Are You A Helicopter Parent?

Huffington Post - ‎May 25, 2016‎
Helicopter parenting has become the go-to buzz word in the child-raising world. Everybody is critical of parents deemed to be overly protective of their child and helicopter parenting has become blamed for the failure of children everywhere to ...

Laser briefly blinds York Regional Police helicopter

MetroNews Canada - ‎May 25, 2016‎
Laser briefly blinds York Regional Police helicopter. Air2, York Regional Police's helicopter, was hit with a laser while returning from a patrol over Richmond Hill overnight on Wednesday.

Westpac Rescue Helicopter pulls off 'challenging' 35m airlift

Auckland stuff.co.nz - ‎May 24, 2016‎
Helicopter-borne rescuers airlifted a man 35 metres out of a steep forest valley in challenging conditions after his leg was injured by a tree he was felling.
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Suspected poachers held after firing at SANParks helicopter

News24 - ‎20 hours ago‎
Cape Town - SANParks rangers have managed to avert a crisis, says the department of environmental affairs, after suspected poachers inside the Kruger National Park, shot at an SANParks helicopter five times. The Minister of Environmental Affairs, Edna ...

Man 'experimenting with lasers' fined £300 for shining one at police helicopter

Bournemouth Echo - ‎8 hours ago‎
A MAN who spends his days experimenting with lasers has been fined £300 for shining one at a police helicopter as it was flying over Bournemouth.
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