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Arunachal Pradesh: 3 military personnel martyred in ALH helicopter crash, 2 bodies found
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Arunachal Pradesh: 3 military personnel martyred in ALH helicopter crash, 2 bodies found

The Advanced Light Helicopter (ALH) crashed near the Tuting area in Arunachal Pradesh's Upper Siang district at around 10:40 am on Friday, according to Defence PRO, Guwahati

The Big Guns are Out! DefExpo 2022 in Gujarat thrills and chills all
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The Big Guns are Out! DefExpo 2022 in Gujarat thrills and chills all

Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the 12th edition of the defence expo at Gandhinagar’s Helipad Exhibition Centre. This year’s event is the biggest in India’s history with participation from over 75 countries and a registration of 1,340 companies

Helicopter carrying Kedarnath pilgrims crashes due to poor visibility, all seven onboard dead
India

Helicopter carrying Kedarnath pilgrims crashes due to poor visibility, all seven onboard dead

Civil Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia said his ministry is constantly monitoring the situation

Arunachal Pradesh: Pilot martyred, 1 injured as Indian Army helicopter crashes in Tawang
India

Arunachal Pradesh: Pilot martyred, 1 injured as Indian Army helicopter crashes in Tawang

Lt Colonel S Yadav, who was flying the Indian Army's Cheetah helicopter, was martyred while his co-pilot suffered serious injuries and is undergoing treat at the hospital

Pakistan: Helicopter carrying six army officials feared crashed in Balochistan
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Pakistan: Helicopter carrying six army officials feared crashed in Balochistan

The helicopter, which took off from Uthal, was headed for the Pakistan Air Force base in Masroor in Karachi before it disappeared and lost contact with the air traffic control

WATCH: Helicopter bounces, turns 270 degrees while landing at Kedarnath helipad, DGCA begins investigation
India

WATCH: Helicopter bounces, turns 270 degrees while landing at Kedarnath helipad, DGCA begins investigation

After the incident in Kedarnath, aviation regulator DGCA has asked the chopper pilots to exercise caution whenever there are tailwinds when they are heading for landing

WATCH: Indian Navy conducts maiden test-firing of indigenously developed naval anti-ship missile off Odisha coast
India

WATCH: Indian Navy conducts maiden test-firing of indigenously developed naval anti-ship missile off Odisha coast

A senior Navy official said, 'The firing is a significant step towards achieving self-reliance in niche missile technology and reaffirms the Indian Navy's commitment to indigenisation'

Man from Brazil flies helicopter made from scrapped cars; watch viral clip here
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Man from Brazil flies helicopter made from scrapped cars; watch viral clip here

As per earlier reports, it was believed that the chopper in the viral video was built by Genesis Gomes, who had a parked aircraft outside his residence. The passionate aviator always wanted to ride a helicopter and decided to build his own for that purpose

YouTuber takes problem solving to new heights, rents helicopter to solve viral Physics question
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YouTuber takes problem solving to new heights, rents helicopter to solve viral Physics question

The YouTuber rented a helicopter to find the answer to a question that appeared on the 2014 US Physics Olympiad team qualifying exam

Navigation error sends NASA's Ingenuity helicopter on a wild, confusing ride on Mars
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Navigation error sends NASA's Ingenuity helicopter on a wild, confusing ride on Mars

It landed safely because its built-in system to provide an extra margin for stability “came to the rescue.”

NASA’s Ingenuity helicopter to scout ahead and assist Perseverance rover on Mars
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NASA’s Ingenuity helicopter to scout ahead and assist Perseverance rover on Mars

This type of reconnaissance will prove useful to human missions, by scoping out the best paths for them and reaching locations that aren't accessible.

Ingenuity flies the furthest its ever gone in third successful flight on Mars
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Ingenuity flies the furthest its ever gone in third successful flight on Mars

The helicopter on this third flight covered 50 meters of distance, reaching the speed of two meters per second.

How did NASA's Ingenuity helicopter make it first flight on another planet?
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How did NASA's Ingenuity helicopter make it first flight on another planet?

Ingenuity doesn’t have the rear rotor blades and commands cannot be given in real-time.

Meet IIT alumnus Dr J (Bob) Balaram, the man who helped design NASA's Ingenuity helicopter
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Meet IIT alumnus Dr J (Bob) Balaram, the man who helped design NASA's Ingenuity helicopter

Balaram had said if the Mars helicopter was successful, it would open up a whole new dimension of exploring Mars.

Giant metal monolith spotted in Romania days after unexplained disappearance of similar one in Utah
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Giant metal monolith spotted in Romania days after unexplained disappearance of similar one in Utah

The strange metal object was first spotted on 18 November by a helicopter crew counting big horn sheep from air, in a remote south eastern location of Utah

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

Indian Navy's Chetak helicopter crash-lands during training sortie at INS Rajali in Tamil Nadu, no casualties reported
India

Indian Navy's Chetak helicopter crash-lands during training sortie at INS Rajali in Tamil Nadu, no casualties reported

Damage was reported to the main and tail rotors of Indian Navy's Chetak helicopter.

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.