Mexico’s new president wants to scrap $1.36bn helicopter deal with US

Mexico’s newly-elected, anti-establishment president is planning to scrap some of the deals his predecessor had signed up to, including a $ 1.36 billion order for eight MH-60R Seahawk helicopters for the country’s Navy. Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, widely known as AMLO, was elected Mexico’s next president on promises to pursue national interests and reduce the […]

‘Helicopter parents’ may hinder kids’ emotional well-being

Study followed 422 children over an eight-year span, assessing the kids at ages two, five and 10. Researchers also tracked their social and emotional development. The findings underscored the importance of educating ‘helicopter’ parents about supporting children’s autonomy with handling emotional challenges.

Fortnite Bench, Ice Cream Truck and Helicopter map location – and ALL Week 4 challenges

Fortnite week 4 challenges are live for Battle Royale fans. Each week a new set of seven Battle Pass challenges are released by Epic Games. Fans need to complete any four of these challenges to be rewarded with 4,000 XP. The challenges are separated into hard and regular tiers of difficulty. The hard difficulty Fortnite challenges net […]

A Tour of Airbus’ New, Quieter H160 Helicopter

A Tour of Airbus’ New, Quieter H160 Helicopter Advertiser Disclosure The credit card offers that appear on the website are from credit card companies from which ThePointsGuy.com receives compensation. This compensation may impact how and where products appear on this site (including, for example, the order in which they appear). This site does not include […]

NASA is sending its first autonomous helicopter to Mars in 2020

The next vehicle NASA is sending to Mars nestles somewhere between a rover and a satellite, at least in terms of altitude. The agency is bundling an autonomous helicopter with the Mars 2020 rover to test airborne vehicles on the red planet. The drone weighs 1.8 kilograms (just under four pounds) and the dual, counter-rotating […]

In an interplanetary first, NASA to fly a helicopter on Mars

WASHINGTON — NASA said on Friday it will send a small helicopter to Mars as part of the U.S. space agency’s 2020 mission to place a next-generation rover on the Martian surface, marking the first time such an aircraft will be used on another world. The remote-controlled Mars Helicopter, designed to take flight in the […]

Helicopter crashes in Russian Far East city, 6 killed

A helicopter has crashed in the Russian Far East city of Khabarovsk, killing several people. The crash took place inside city boundaries and sparked a fire. Emergency ministries medics, cited by RIA, say all six people on board the helicopter died as a result of the crash. According to early reports, the aircraft was civilian […]

Helicopter Company Involved in Fatal Crash Resumes Operations — Even Doors-Off Flights

Helicopter Co. Involved in Fatal Crash Resumes Operations Advertiser Disclosure The credit card offers that appear on the website are from credit card companies from which ThePointsGuy.com receives compensation. This compensation may impact how and where products appear on this site (including, for example, the order in which they appear). This site does not include […]