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Official Helicopter Enthusiasts Thread

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Discussion' started by HBGIBBY, Oct 6, 2015.

  1. Mar 23, 2017 at 8:28 AM
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    crazysccrmd

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    If only Airbus could learn to make their blades spin the right way.
     
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  2. Mar 23, 2017 at 8:29 AM
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    Damn French, have to be different!
     
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  3. Mar 23, 2017 at 4:51 PM
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    My dad was at LAPD air operations today and just sent me these cool photos!

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  4. Mar 23, 2017 at 4:53 PM
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    HBGIBBY

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    More cool photo's...

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  5. Mar 23, 2017 at 4:55 PM
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    Couple more.....

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  6. Mar 23, 2017 at 5:04 PM
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    HBGIBBY

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    Forgot to put these up from yesterday! My dad was down at HangarOne Avionics at Palomar Airport, Carlsbad CA. Who doesnt like photos if a cool G5!

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  7. Mar 23, 2017 at 5:25 PM
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    File IFR "... Intercepting The Localizer"

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    The 'backwards' translating tendency must take some getting used to for those coming from Bell, MD... etc.
     
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  8. Apr 11, 2017 at 2:13 PM
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    St.Louis Metro Police Aviation unit! They operate four MD500e's and a very cool 1966 OH-6 LOH that was showdown once in Vietnam !

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  9. Apr 29, 2017 at 4:04 AM
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    Pretty short blades for airframe size actually. Fairly fast rotor rpm.

    429 Bell School trained.
     
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  10. Apr 29, 2017 at 5:47 AM
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    SOSHeloPilot My Favorite Song :)

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  11. Apr 29, 2017 at 10:58 AM
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    Landed at The Salt Lick BBQ near Austin the other day for lunch. Awesome spot with two helipads outside.

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  12. Jun 20, 2017 at 10:41 PM
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    Orange County Sheriff CA Airbus B3 on the pad at HQ in Santa Ana!

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  13. Jul 20, 2017 at 8:37 AM
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    New Airbus B3 at San Bernardino County Sheriff CA!

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  14. Jul 20, 2017 at 8:42 AM
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    Just a few of the 16 aircraft they have to cover the largest county in the country!

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  15. Jul 21, 2017 at 3:58 PM
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    Thats a large fleet!
     
  16. Jul 28, 2017 at 9:40 AM
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    Photos from the Airborne Law Enforcement Expo in Reno NV this week!

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  17. Aug 1, 2017 at 7:35 PM
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    My dad was up at East Bay Parks Police today, just South of Oakland CA, and sent me these photos of their two Airbus B3 aircraft!

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  18. Sep 12, 2017 at 10:04 AM
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    Photos my dad sent me from Fresno County Sheriff CA today!

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  19. Sep 13, 2017 at 8:03 AM
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    None of the plank things on this thread please ;)
     
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  20. Sep 13, 2017 at 8:04 AM
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    Back for a few days before a job in MD. Spent the last 2 weeks doing disaster relief in Texas. Finding damaged powerlines and getting them back in service.

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