features April 4, 2022 How hybrid technology could be used in future helicopters
Fully electric aircraft won’t be able to compete with today’s helicopters on performance anytime soon, but hybrid-electric rotorcraft could offer gains in both performance and safety.
features March 23, 2022 Return of the Red Bull Cobra
After a multi-year hiatus, a Bell AH-1 Cobra has been restored to Red Bull’s helicopter collection. We paid a visit to the Flying Bulls in Austria to check it out.
features January 19, 2021 Ban on surprise medical bills could reshape U.S. air ambulance industry
New legislation to end surprise medical billing could spell far-reaching changes for the U.S. air ambulance industry.
features September 28, 2020 How helicopters give rice growers a helping hand
If you’re in the neighborhood of Danbury, Texas, on a hot day in early summer, you might see an unusual sight: two dozen helicopters, almost all of them Robinson R22s, …
features August 17, 2020 The other rotorcraft: Flying the Magni M16 gyroplane
After years of dismissing gyroplanes outright, a helicopter pilot gets behind the controls of a Magni M16 — and discovers how much fun the other class of rotorcraft can be.
features July 9, 2020 Life on the wire: A SAR roundtable discussion
A highlight of our Heli-Expo this year was a roundtable discussion organized by SR3 Rescue Concepts. If you missed the livestream, it’s not too late to catch up.