We had no idea you could do this in a helicopter. In fact, you can't. But this guy can, because he's awesome.
It may look like a traditional helicopter, but the MQ-8C Fire Scout is anything but.
A bunch of crash test dummies and one Kinect sensor are going for a short, violent ride today.
AeroVelo's Atlas human-powered craft wins the $250,000 AHS Sikorsky Prize.
Ugly duckling or no, this helicopter airplane hybrid is truly a thing of beauty when it comes to performance.
Crop dusting just got a lot more fun.
This sleek, high-tech whirly-bird designed by AVX could be the new face of vertical-takeoff aircraft for the US Army.
For the last two years, AgustaWestland has been secretly test-flying this tilt rotor technology demonstrator. It looks like a freakin' space fighter, doesn't it? SHUT UP AND TAKE MY MONEY!
Hirobo is a Japanese company that's best known for its line of smallish remote control helicopters. So that's nice. But now, the company is thinking bigger. Not a lot bigger, but just big enough to carry you to work and back every day in a one-seater coaxial personal microhelicopter.
Helicopters are amazing. They're big, complicated, noisy machines that fly in a perpetual state of borderline instability, but can somehow magically hover in one spot in midair. As it turns out, this comes in particularly handy if your fancy R/C P-51 Mustang just landed at the very top of a tree.