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Orginal Article Sikorsky and Babcock Mission Critical Services Ltd. have signed a 10-year agreement providing Babcock’s S-92 helicopter fleet with extended support for its aftermarket material needs. Sikorsky’s Total Assurance Program provides Babcock continued aftermarket support to operate its S-92 fleet within a known budget, reducing the risk of unplanned costs. Babcock MCS Ltd. is a division of Babcock International Group plc. Sikorsky is a Lockheed Martin Company. The contract was signed in a ceremony at the 2016 Farnborough Air Show by Sikorsky vice president for strategy and business development Nathalie Previte and Babcock MCS chief operating officer Andrea Cicero. “We are pleased... more

Recent Helicopter Articles

In 1945, the Focke-Achgelis Fa 223 helicopter was flown by Luftwaffe crews during the defense of Nazi Germany on transport and supply missions.  The German Navy had been operating the Flettner Fa 330 Bachstelze rotor glider from U-boats, and... Read More
This helicopter video shows a Robinson R-22 Helicopter hovering in one place.  One of the neat things about this video is the background.  Check out the old planes on the tarmac. The Robinson R-22 Helicopter is one of the most popular... Read More
Here is a Robinson R66 Helicopter Video taken with a Go-Pro Hero Camera.  The Go-Pro video is from an Air to Air photography in a new Robinson R66 Turbine Helicopter.  The flight is from the Robinson Helicopter Factory in California.... Read More
Since the miltary started using helicopters at the end of World War II, the performance of the helicopters has not seen great increases.  The major changes to existing military helicopters has been on the 'inside' with better communications,... Read More
This is an awesome video of the Huey Helicopter.  The video is of a ride that's available in Cape Town, Africa.  The riders get to ride in a Huey that's flown as a pilot would have flown in the Vietnam War.  The video is... Read More
This Eurocopter X3 Rotorcraft video details the development of the X3 Rotorcraft.  One of the talking points was leveraging existing technologies from existing Eurocopter helicopters to save development costs and time.

Military Helicopter Articles

In 1945, the Focke-Achgelis Fa 223 helicopter was flown by Luftwaffe crews during the defense of...
Since the miltary started using helicopters at the end of World War II, the performance of the...
This is an awesome video of the Huey Helicopter.  The video is of a ride that's available in Cape...
This is a great Apache Longbow Helicopter Video set to AC/DC's song Thunderstruck.  The helicopter...

Commercial Helicopter Articles

Body: Orginal Article Sikorsky and Babcock Mission Critical Services Ltd. have signed a 10-year agreement...
Body: RE-WRITING THE REGULATIONS MEETING THE MANDATES. The Rotorcraft Certification Summit represents...
Body: HAI HELI-EXPO 2016, the world’s largest helicopter trade show and exposition, is open for...
Body: HAC Annual Conference & Trade Show HAC's 20th Anniversary Trade Show in Vancouver November 13-...

RC Helicopter Articles

This is a great video by Brandon at rcflightschool.  Now you can learn why one RC Helicopter costs...
RC helicopters are an amazing class of remote controlled vehicles. They have an interesting history...
Just ask anyone out there who has had the opportunity to fly an RC helicopter how much fun can be...
Flying RC Helicopters is one of the most difficult of all radio control hobbies. Hopefully this...