Helicopter

police helicopter

Full Service Operation Begins On New Maryland State Police Chopper

The safety net for Maryland’s sick and injured just got wider with the first full service mission operation of one of the state’s new medical helicopters.

09/03/2013

Pa Helicopter Crash

Mom Sues Over Tot’s Death In Pa. Helicopter Crash

A Virginia woman sued Friday over a helicopter crash last month in northeastern Pennsylvania that killed her young son and four others, saying a charter company “negligently and recklessly” allowed a pilot to fly when he was not fully trained.

08/16/2013

Bernie and Leanna Kelly

Pilot In Chopper Crash That Killed 4 Marylanders Not Certified

The pilot of a helicopter that crashed in rural northeastern Pennsylvania last month, killing all five people on board, wasn’t certified to fly using only on-board instruments, according to federal investigators.

08/10/2013

Pa Helicopter Crash

Towson Man Among 5 Killed In Pa. Helicopter Crash

There are now three confirmed Maryland residents who were among the five people killed in a helicopter crash in northeastern Pennsylvania.

07/30/2013

Bernie and Leanna Kelly

Ellicott City Father & Daughter Among 5 Killed In Pa. Chopper Crash

Five people are killed in a helicopter crash. Two of the victims are a father and daughter from Ellicott City.

07/29/2013

police lights

Victms In Pa. Helicopter Crash Had Family In Md.

A helicopter crash in a rugged, wooded area of northeastern Pennsylvania claimed the lives of five people, including one child, officials said Sunday.

07/28/2013

medevac helicopter

Pilot’s Skill Key To Trimming Trees From The Air

What do you do when trees threaten large power lines in areas where it may be impossible to get traditional equipment? In the battle of vegetation versus power transmission, FirstEnergy calls in air support.

06/07/2013

helicopter

Police Helicopter Makes Emergency Landing At Columbia High School

Federal investigators are at a Howard County high school, investigating the emergency landing of a police helicopter. It happened late Thursday night at Wild Lake High School in Columbia.

05/31/2013

University Of Maryland Emblem

UMD Students Fly Human-Powered Helicopter 58 Seconds

The University of Maryland says its human-powered helicopter flew for 58 seconds. But that was not enough to win the $250,000 Sikorsky Prize on Sunday. The prize requires a flight of longer than 60 second and an altitude of 10 feet.

04/28/2013

university of maryland sign, college park

University Of Maryland Students Seek Human-Powered Helicopter Prize

Engineering students at the University of Maryland are attempting to fly a human-powered helicopter high enough and long enough this weekend to capture an aviation prize.

04/27/2013

sara knutson

Md. Flags At Half-Staff To Honor Army Pilot Killed In Afghan Crash

Flags in Maryland are flying at half-staff in honor of an Army helicopter pilot killed in a crash in Afghanistan.

04/15/2013

sara knutson

Md. Soldier Who Died In Helicopter Crash Wanted To Be A Pilot

The mother of a soldier from Maryland killed in a helicopter says her daughter wanted to be a pilot when she graduated from West Point.

03/18/2013

more

previous

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 3,256 other followers