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NASA planning to fly  Ingenuity Helicopter on Mars to prove that powered-flight is possible on a planet other than Earth
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NASA planning to fly Ingenuity Helicopter on Mars to prove that powered-flight is possible on a planet other than Earth

Ingenuity's has an antenna, solar panel, landing legs and two rotors which makes deploying it a challenge.

Chopper carrying Nepal tourism minister Rabindra Adhikari, five others, crashes in Taplejung district
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Chopper carrying Nepal tourism minister Rabindra Adhikari, five others, crashes in Taplejung district

The chopper was carrying Rabindra Adhikari as well as Ang Tsering Sherpa, a prominent aviation and hospitality entrepreneur, and Yubaraj Dahal, personal aide to Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli

Pakistani helicopter that violated Indian airspace in Poonch was carrying PoK 'prime minister', say reports
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Pakistani helicopter that violated Indian airspace in Poonch was carrying PoK 'prime minister', say reports

Raja Farooq Haider, the prime minister of 'Azad Kashmir', was reportedly in the helicopter that breached Indian airspace in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch sector.

Six killed after helicopter crashes in central Nepal; reaching crash site 'challenging' due to lack of road access
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Six killed after helicopter crashes in central Nepal; reaching crash site 'challenging' due to lack of road access

The Kathmandu-bound helicopter was carrying six passengers, including a Japanese trekker, when it lost contact with air traffic control in Nepal.

After austerity drive, Imran Khan takes helicopter to work: Pakistan minister says travelling by chopper cheaper than cars
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After austerity drive, Imran Khan takes helicopter to work: Pakistan minister says travelling by chopper cheaper than cars

Pakistan information minister Fawad Chaudhry came to Imran Khan's rescue claiming that Pakistan PM's helicopter rides from his residence in Bani Gala to the Secretariat cost just Rs 50-55 ($0.4) per kilometre

Sixteen people, including 13 climbers and 3 helicopter crew, feared dead after 'hard landing' of helicopter in Tajikistan
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Sixteen people, including 13 climbers and 3 helicopter crew, feared dead after 'hard landing' of helicopter in Tajikistan

The emergency committee said the climbers were returning from an expedition up the Ismoili Somoni mountain, once known as Peak Communism and the highest mountain in Tajikistan. The statement did not identify the climbers or the crew.

US approves sale of Apache helicopters, hellfire and stinger missiles to India ahead of first 2+2 dialogue
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US approves sale of Apache helicopters, hellfire and stinger missiles to India ahead of first 2+2 dialogue

The Trump administration has approved a deal to sell six AH-64E Apache attack helicopters to India for USD 930 million as well as Hellfire and Stinger missiles to bolster the country's ability to defend its homeland and deter "regional threats", the Pentagon said on Wednesday.

New heli-taxi service between Shimla and Chandigarh launched; travel time cut short to just 20 minutes
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New heli-taxi service between Shimla and Chandigarh launched; travel time cut short to just 20 minutes

The travel distance between the popular Himachal Pradesh hill station Shimla and Chandigarh was reduced to just 20 minutes with the launch of a heli-taxi service by Pawan Hans Ltd

Coast Guard helicopter co-pilot Penny Chaudhary dies after battling for life for 17 days following crash landing in Raigad
India

Coast Guard helicopter co-pilot Penny Chaudhary dies after battling for life for 17 days following crash landing in Raigad

The co-pilot of a Coast Guard helicopter, which made a crash landing in adjoining Raigad district, has died after battling for life for 17 days.

Coast Guard helicopter crash lands in Maharashtra's Raigad district; four rescued, one officer injured
India

Coast Guard helicopter crash lands in Maharashtra's Raigad district; four rescued, one officer injured

An Indian Coast Guard helicopter on a routine patrol crash landed in Raigad district of Maharashtra this afternoon, injuring a woman pilot

Telangana CM K Chandrashekar Rao escapes unhurt after bag kept in his helicopter catches fire
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Telangana CM K Chandrashekar Rao escapes unhurt after bag kept in his helicopter catches fire

A fire scare on the helicopter of Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao minutes before it was to take off in Karimnagar district

Pakistani military helicopter comes within 300 metres of LoC in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch sector; no firing reported
India

Pakistani military helicopter comes within 300 metres of LoC in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch sector; no firing reported

A Pakistani helicopter came within 300 metres of the Line of Control in the Pakistan-occupied territory near Poonch sector in Jammu and Kashmir

Helicopter carrying Mexican ministers on way to survey earthquake damage crashes; 13 including three children killed
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Helicopter carrying Mexican ministers on way to survey earthquake damage crashes; 13 including three children killed

Thirteen people, including three children, were killed when a cabinet ministers helicopter crash-landed on the way to the epicentre of an earthquake

Mumbai helicopter crash: Search team finds pilot's body parts; identity to be confirmed after DNA test
India

Mumbai helicopter crash: Search team finds pilot's body parts; identity to be confirmed after DNA test

The search team has recovered a torso, assumed to be that of the missing pilot of the Pawan Hans helicopter that crashed into the sea off the Mumbai coast on Saturday

Pawan Hans chopper carrying ONGC employees crashes off Mumbai coast, 4 bodies recovered; rescue operations continue
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Pawan Hans chopper carrying ONGC employees crashes off Mumbai coast, 4 bodies recovered; rescue operations continue

At least four people were killed on Saturday after a Pawan Hans helicopter carrying seven persons crashed off the Mumbai coast minutes after it took off

Chopper with five ONGC employees on board goes missing near Mumbai; search operations underway
India

Chopper with five ONGC employees on board goes missing near Mumbai; search operations underway

A Pawan Hans helicopter with seven people on board has gone missing in Mumbai soon after take-off from the Juhu airport on Saturday

Helicopter carrying Devendra Fadnavis, Nitin Gadkari escapes major mishap while landing in Mumbai
India

Helicopter carrying Devendra Fadnavis, Nitin Gadkari escapes major mishap while landing in Mumbai

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Thursday survived another air scare while his helicopter was about to land at Bhayander near Mumbai

Peru bus accident: Death toll rises to 51; six survive after vehicle plunges off 'Devil's curve'
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Peru bus accident: Death toll rises to 51; six survive after vehicle plunges off 'Devil's curve'

Over 50 people have been killed in Peru on Tuesday after the bus they were riding collided with a truck along a precarious stretch known as the 'Devil's Curve' and was thrown off a seaside cliff

Pakistan seeks new helicopter deal with US for anti-narcotics operations after returning nine choppers
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Pakistan seeks new helicopter deal with US for anti-narcotics operations after returning nine choppers

Pakistan is trying to reacquire an unspecified number of helicopters from the US for anti-narcotics operations after returning nine Huey II helicopters it had acquired in 2002