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helicopter

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Autonomous drone helps unmanned helicopter fight fires (Tomorrow Daily 283)

Jeff discusses an autonomous drone's help in assisting an unmanned helicopter put out a test fire and a sensitive photon camera that can detect objects around corners.

By December 8, 2015

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Drone and helicopter work together to put out a test fire (Tomorrow Daily 283 show notes)

Lockheed Martin's autonomous firefighting drone recently underwent tests that involved spotting a blaze, alerting an unmanned chopper, and directing the helicopter to douse the fire with water.

By December 8, 2015

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16 must-have gadgets for the helicopter parent (pictures)

For the parent who can't keep from hovering (or just worrying), there's an app for that. There are also gadgets. Lots and lots of gadgets.

16 Images By November 6, 2015

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Halo 5 event includes selfies at edge of space, someone playing from a helicopter

Microsoft will also shoot Master Chief and Locke action figures to the edge of space to take a selfie.

By October 14, 2015

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Blade offers $95 helicopter rides to escape the NY pope traffic

Wanna get away from the horrendous traffic caused by the pope's visit to the Big Apple? Blade, aka the Uber of helicopters, will take you across Manhattan in one of its choppers for $95 on Friday.

By September 24, 2015

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Helicopter lands like an insect with DARPA's robotic landing gear

It's got legs and it knows how to use them. A new experiment by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency outfits an unmanned helicopter with legs that can land on uneven surfaces.

By September 14, 2015

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Meet the helicopter crew saving lives across London (pictures)

CNET meets London's Air Ambulance team, who use a range of new technology to quickly dispatch doctors to patients in need of critical care.

14 Images By April 16, 2015

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Protestor lands small helicopter on US Capitol lawn

Technically Incorrect: A man allegedly unhappy with government corruption decides the best way to express his displeasure is to land a foreign aircraft on the West Lawn.

By April 15, 2015

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Inside the Army's CH-47F Chinook helicopter (pictures)

The latest mainstream generation of the Chinook helicopter is the CH-47F, which features major upgrades, including fully digitized flight controls.

17 Images By February 16, 2015

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Helicopters on Mars: NASA proposes flying eyes for rovers

NASA's Mars rovers have already made inroads on Martian soil. The next realm to explore may well be the sky with the addition of low-flying scout helicopters.

By January 23, 2015