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MedEvac on the hill

A CH-146 Griffon helicopter medical evacuation exercise on top of the hill at the Baker Island Training Area. more images in a girlgeekcat album…

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The mean green flying machine

My Blade 120 SR is an awesome helicopter, both in terms of being cool, and in it’s manoeuvrability, agility, and speed. As you can see, it’s quite a bit bigger than my little Blade MCX – it’s also harder to … Continue reading

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A bit of fun flying

Truth be told this posting should be titled ‘a bit of fun flying and crashing’, as my little helicopter often crashes into things as I fly it around in the comfort of a lovely gym on a wet and soggy … Continue reading

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My first helicopter

My pretty little Air Hogs helicopter was the first helicopter in what has become a sizable collection of helicopters and things that fly. It’s also a rather special helicopter as it was given to me as a present by Nataie. … Continue reading

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Monkey business – helicopters in the kitchen

I seem to remember one of my siblings being scolded for being up to monkey business – obviously not me as I was a complete angel and despite appearances still am. My little (and I mean little…) Blade MCX helicopter … Continue reading

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Big bird, little bird

My little radio controlled Labrador helicopters meets it’s full size cousin – or does it? The Boeing Vertol CH-113 Labrador was the Canadian version of the US CH-46 Sea Knight. It was a twin-engine, twin-rotor, helicopter used in search and … Continue reading

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