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    The feasibility of helis

    Posted 2011-03-11
    Arriving to engagements in your own helicopter is a pretty spectacular statement and a privilege granted to few. Indeed, owning one is seen by many to be reserved for Bond villains and solvent eccentrics - which is why we have them on James in the...
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    Eurocopter X4 Preparing for Takeoff

    Posted 2011-02-22
    While you’re waiting for the experimental Sikorsky X2 and Eurocopter X3 to hit production you should probably put in an order for an X4, Eurocopter’s next-generation medium twin billed as a replacement for the AS365 Dauphin / EC155, which will be ...
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    Super-copter Smackdown: X3 vs. X2 – Video Inside

    Posted 2010-12-20
    Back in November we told you that Sikorsky’s experimental X2 had claimed the title of world’s fastest helicopter, clocking 260 knots (299 mph) in their demonstrator model and shattering the world speed record in the process. Now Eurocopter is hot ...
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    Sunday Chopper Special: BO 105, Cold War Classic

    Posted 2010-10-24
    Interesting helicopters are one of those things we cover far too seldom on James Spotting, especially when compared to the attention we give to grown men acting like young boys trying to oust eachother to the left and right. Luckily, we've found a...
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    Eurocopter EC145 by Mercedes-Benz

    Posted 2010-05-12
    Back in February we told you about the sick new cigarette boat designed in collaboration with Mercedes-Benz in homage to the new SLS AMG. Now the famed German marque has teamed up with Eurocopter on a cool new heli design that was just unveiled at...
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    Eurocopter Unveils the EC155 B1 Dauphin

    Posted 2009-09-28
    At the Monaco Yacht Show, Edmiston, Eurocopter and Andrew Winch Designs (AWD) just unveiled the new Eurocopter EC155 B1 Dauphin designed specially for use on luxury yachts as an alternative to traditional tenders. Powered by a medium twin-engine a...
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    Eurocopter Unveils the EC145 Stylence

    Posted 2009-05-14
    At the European Business Aviation Conference and Exhibition (EBACE) in Geneva, Eurocopter just unveiled the EC145 Stylence, its first executive configuration of the twin-engine light utility chopper. The nine passenger heli may not be quite as sli...