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NASA’s Mars Helicopter Prepares for Its First Flight

NASA's Mars Helicopter Prepares for Its First Flight

NASA’s Mars Helicopter Prepares for Its First Flight NASA’s Mars Helicopter Prepares for Its First Flight Before heading off to search for signs of long ago Martian microbes, NASA’s Perseverance rover will first undertake what may be the most technologically exciting part of its mission: flying a helicopter. Packed under the belly of Perseverance, a car-size robotic vehicle that landed …

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At Least 9 Dead in Afghan Helicopter Crash, After Clashes With Local Militia

At Least 9 Dead in Afghan Helicopter Crash, After Clashes With Local Militia

At Least 9 Dead in Afghan Helicopter Crash, After Clashes With Local Militia At Least 9 Dead in Afghan Helicopter Crash, After Clashes With Local Militia KABUL, Afghanistan — Nine security personnel were killed after an Afghan military helicopter was downed, likely by militia forces, in eastern Afghanistan early Thursday, signaling a drastic rift between the Afghan government and the …

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Philippines Helicopter Crash Leaves 7 Soldiers Dead

Philippines Helicopter Crash Leaves 7 Soldiers Dead

Philippines Helicopter Crash Leaves 7 Soldiers Dead Philippines Helicopter Crash Leaves 7 Soldiers Dead MANILA — Seven Philippine soldiers, including an air force colonel, died when the helicopter they were flying in crashed in the southern Philippines during a hunt for communist rebels over the weekend. The military said the helicopter, a refurbished UH-1H Vietnam-era craft commonly known as a …

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WandaVision episode 2: Old trailer might reveal meaning behind toy helicopter

WandaVision episode 2: Old trailer might reveal meaning behind toy helicopter

WandaVision episode 2: Old trailer might reveal meaning behind toy helicopter WandaVision episode 2: Old trailer might reveal meaning behind toy helicopter WandaVision is here, and it marks the first new Marvel project in over a year. The nine-part series has launched its first two episodes on Disney+, and the reviews so far have been glowing. Many are highlighting how …

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Helicopter Crash in Egypt Kills 8 Sinai Peacekeepers

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Helicopter Crash in Egypt Kills 8 Sinai Peacekeepers Helicopter Crash in Egypt Kills 8 Sinai Peacekeepers JERUSALEM — A helicopter carrying members of a multinational peacekeeping force crashed on Thursday near Sharm el Sheikh in the Sinai Peninsula of Egypt, killing six Americans, a French citizen and a Czech citizen. The peacekeeping force, Multinational Force and Observers, said that nine …

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Azerbaijan Apologizes for Downing Russian Helicopter, Killing Two

Azerbaijan Apologizes for Downing Russian Helicopter, Killing Two

Azerbaijan Apologizes for Downing Russian Helicopter, Killing Two Azerbaijan Apologizes for Downing Russian Helicopter, Killing Two TVER, Russia — Azerbaijan’s foreign ministry apologized on Monday for what it said was the accidental shooting down of a Russian military helicopter, killing two crew members in an incident that threatened to draw Russia more deeply into an already escalating war between Armenia …

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In Afghanistan, a Rarely Seen Anti-Tank Weapon Destroys a Helicopter

In Afghanistan, a Rarely Seen Anti-Tank Weapon Destroys a Helicopter

In Afghanistan, a Rarely Seen Anti-Tank Weapon Destroys a Helicopter In Afghanistan, a Rarely Seen Anti-Tank Weapon Destroys a Helicopter Images from the attack on Monday, verified by a U.S. military officer familiar with the incident, show the burning U.S.-supplied Black Hawk along with a bundle of guiding wire, a distinct feature on some types of anti-tank guided missiles. For …

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NASA Mars Helicopter Will Be Red Planet’s ‘Wright Brothers Moment’

NASA Mars Helicopter Will Be Red Planet's 'Wright Brothers Moment'

NASA Mars Helicopter Will Be Red Planet’s ‘Wright Brothers Moment’ NASA Mars Helicopter Will Be Red Planet’s ‘Wright Brothers Moment’ NASA is about to take to the air on another planet. As part of its next mission to Mars, leaving Earth this summer, the space agency will attempt to do something that has never been done before: fly a helicopter …

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One Dead and 5 Missing After Canadian Military Helicopter Crashes off Greece

One Dead and 5 Missing After Canadian Military Helicopter Crashes off Greece

One Dead and 5 Missing After Canadian Military Helicopter Crashes off Greece One Dead and 5 Missing After Canadian Military Helicopter Crashes off Greece TORONTO — One person is dead and five are missing after a military helicopter operating off a Canadian frigate during a NATO exercise crashed into the sea between Greece and Italy, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau …

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