NASA tackles helicopter research
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NASA tackles helicopter research

NARRATOR: It’s not every day that a Marine V-22 Osprey lands in a convention center parking lot. The tilt-rotor made a special appearance at the American Helicopter Society forum in Virginia Beach, Virginia. The annual event is where the who’s who in rotorcraft research and technology showcase the latest in vertical flight. Among the presentations […]

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Why Helicopters Stopped Going on Everest
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Why Helicopters Stopped Going on Everest

Climbers get stranded on mountains with frightening regularity lately. Their way down may be blocked by avalanches, landslides, or other damage to the route. So, if people can’t escape from mountain tops on foot, why not rescue them with the help of helicopters? After all, these machines can land anywhere, right? Good question! But it […]

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