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  • “Maybe I won't,” she replied, opening the back door and exposing the lab to the chopper's bright lights, as well as the mini-cyclone of leaves and grass it caused.

    I'm a Clown in His Circus

  • A firefight began, and the chopper's crew called for back up.

    For U.S. Troops, Peril On The Afghan-Pakistan Border

  • Officials believe that was due to higher-than-expected air temperature that interfered with the chopper's ability to hover – an aeronautical condition known as "hot and high."

    Osama Bin Laden Was Unarmed During Navy SEAL Raid, Says White House

  • But before that, Pakistan allowed Chinese military engineers to photograph it and to take samples of the chopper's special "stealth" skin, the international business newspaper Financial Times reported Sunday.

    U.S. thinks Pakistan let China see secret chopper

  • The rattle and hum of a chopper's fading westward though I can only tell it because I know the sound.

    cyclops

  • The officials have also sent seven pebbles found in the chopper's gear box to the Forensic Science Laboratory (FSL) for analysis to establish their type and composition.

    India News Digest: Test Proves Kasab Not Minor

  • It's too early to determine if the suspect parts slated for replacement played a major role in the March 12 accident, or whether additional safety fixes are likely as the investigation accelerates Canadian crash investigators Friday said they found a broken stud for part of the chopper's main gearbox oil-filter system.

    FAA May Ground Sikorsky Helicopters

  • We climb in behind the pilot and find ourselves facing a console with three screens: One shows a map of the city; another, an interface for checking license plates and addresses; and the third, the view from a gyro-stabilized L-3 Wescam camera attached to the chopper's nose.

    NYC Is Getting a New High-Tech Defense Perimeter. Let's Hope It Works

  • We climb in behind the pilot and find ourselves facing a console with three screens: One shows a map of the city; another, an interface for checking license plates and addresses; and the third, the view from a gyro-stabilized L-3 Wescam camera attached to the chopper's nose.

    NYC Is Getting a New High-Tech Defense Perimeter. Let's Hope It Works

  • Remember the images of the US helicopters flying away leaving desperate Vietnamese frantically grasping for the chopper's struts on the roof of the American Embassy in Saigon?

    Bob Ostertag: Read 'Em and Weep

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