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In the first part of this series, I talked about shooting Kilauea's lava surface-flows using a drone. In the second part, I talked about shooting the lava with a DSLR from the ground. In the third, I talked about shooting from a dedicated lava-viewing boat. I'd like to finish this series with a short article about shooting the lava from a helicopter.I will also try to sum up the lava shooting par
The world's fastest helicopter is being set out to pasture as the British Army announces that its last five Westland Lynx helicopters will be formally retired on January 31 after 40 years of active service. Once the backbone of Army and the Royal Navy, the Lynx is being replaced by the more advanced Wildcat and the remaining twin-engine rotorcraft with 657 Squadron are on a tour of southern E
bell helicopter has revealed the cabin for an electric, self-piloting air flying taxi during CES, designed for uber's scheduled 2020 aircraft taxi service.The post future of uber flying taxi is revealed in bell helicopter sneak peek appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Aircraft manufacturer Bell Helicopter has revealed the cabin for an electric, self-piloting air taxi at the Consumer Electronics Show, designed for Uber's scheduled 2020 aircraft taxi service. Read more
Martyn and Louise Steedman, the owners of Mains Farm Wigwams, have converted a decommissioned Sea King helicopter into a luxury tiny dwelling that is now available to glamping and tiny house enthusiasts. Located in the countryside of Stirling in Scotland, "Helicopter Glamping" offers a unique escape away for up to five guests and comes with a spectacular cockpit lounge area that takes advanta
an intimate cockpit seating area boasts panoramic views over the landscape of stirling, scotland.The post helicopter hotel offers luxury aircraft accommodation appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Conventional multicopter drones are excellent at hovering and VTOL, but they can't cover long distances as efficiently as fixed-wing aircraft. A team of students from the Singapore University of Technology and Design is trying to get the best of both worlds with the Transformable HOvering Rotorcraft (THOR)...Continue Reading "THOR" hybrid UAV hovers like a helicopter, flies like a plane Categ
78 years since the first helicopter took to the sky, workhorse set out to reinvent the VTOL craft using their expertise in battery-powered electric mobility.The post workhorse’s ‘surefly’ fuses helicopter with drone into a carbon-fiber craft appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
bell helicopter's FCX 001 concept features morphing rotor blades that can change to suit different flight conditions, an airframe crafted from sustainable materials, a hybrid power system, plus an artificial intelligence co-pilot.The post the bell FCX 001 helicopter concept appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Taking pictures out of a helicopter is one of the greatest and most rewarding things I’ve done as a photographer. It grants you access to unparalleled views that you would never see otherwise.I’ve had the pleasure of doing helicopter flights in Iceland, Toronto, New York, and Seattle; as well as a photography flight around downtown Toronto. In this time I’ve learned many things that would h is a social bookmarking place where you can share, find & discuss the best news around on most topics. We focus on hi-tech reviews, gadgets and geekery but we like almost anything that's awesome, appealing and thought-provoking! er6i9ds5mz

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