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Old 3rd Dec 2014, 20:06
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Aw crap, looks like another yob attack on a helicopter. Wait, what, you're the band? Jean who? Never heard of her...



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Old 12th Dec 2014, 19:19
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The RCAF's CH-124 Sea King reliability issues continue to go from bad to worse...



(Actually members of the Royal Navy Air Engineering and Survival School pulling a Sea King Mk.6 in support of Children in Need)

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Old 13th Dec 2014, 17:07
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We've reachedv12knts- I don't understand why there's no translational lift!
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Old 14th Dec 2014, 14:27
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Are you sure you can bump-start it when the battery's flat, chief?
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Old 14th Dec 2014, 16:07
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Trialling a post SAR privatisation money saving measure: the aircraft is towed to the scene by the winchman.
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Old 14th Dec 2014, 16:40
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In these times of austerity, shoplifting by criminal gangs has reached new heights.
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Old 14th Dec 2014, 20:24
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Other threads on Vne and about hot starts get a whole new dimension.
I am waiting till ANFI replies that single tow lines will reduce heart attacks by 50%!!

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Old 8th May 2015, 12:32
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Canadian company goes full Clarkson, installs granite floor in S-92:

This custom Sikorsky S-92 helicopter is the first-ever helicopter with granite flooring



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Old 11th May 2015, 03:55
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No problems on the Weight & Balance I suppose?
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Old 19th Aug 2015, 13:21
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Reports from the 10th CAB at Fort Drum of another U.S. Army Black Hawk practising Arctic defilade tactics:





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Old 19th Aug 2015, 15:22
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Told you we shouldnt have used washing-up liquid in the compressor wash!
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Old 19th Aug 2015, 19:42
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The weather bureau is reporting isolated fog patches.
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Old 24th Oct 2015, 21:32
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Aussie scroats mess with the wrong guy:

Man takes to helicopter to track kids who allegedly tried to enter his Northern Territory home

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Old 5th Dec 2015, 09:34
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OK, who won the crew room raffle for flying this gig?



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Old 13th Sep 2017, 13:15
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Can't decide between a helicopter and a humvee? Speedycopter is there!



Can't decide between a helicopter, a humvee and a boat? Speedycopter is there!



Can't decide between a helicopter, a humvee, a boat and a barbecue? Speedycopter is toast!



Lemons Legend Speedycop's amphibious racecar-helicopter burns down

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Old 14th Sep 2017, 11:02
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Quick, someone tell speedycop about the R66 on the Baltic beach
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