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National Guard Sending Helicopter Fleet To Aid Firefighters Battling 14 Northern California Wildfires

LOWER LAKE (CBS/AP) — The California National Guard is sending in a fleet of helicopters to back up firefighters battling flames raging across the northern half of the state. 120 more words

News

Syma X5C Explorers 2.4G 4CH RC Quadcopter With Gyro/ Flash Lights, A 360-degree 3D Helicopters With HD Camera

Description change to: Description:
* Brand Name: Syma
* Item Name: Explorers 6 Axis 4CH RC Quadcopter
* Item NO.: X5C
* Color: White
* Frequency:2.4G… 19 more words

Come fly with me

Oh, Bronwyn.  I feel embarrassed to be joining the long list of detractors having a go at you at the moment. It’s too much like shooting fish in a barrel. 939 more words

Day To Day Life

Cloud formations

with and without a hdr filter. Strange looking fluffs, almost like three huge dragonflies. Pic taken with a cellphone through a car window.

Photography

This is Messed Up!

Here I was this morning, feeling good and all ready to go home. I even managed to get an upgrade to business class for the 10+ hour flight from Amsterdam. 631 more words

Lifestyle

Military firm Lockheed redefines itself with $9B Sikorsky acquisition

The world’s biggest defense contractor just got a lot bigger. This week Lockheed Martin Corporation announced that it will buy United Technologies’ Sikorsky unit—the maker of the U.S. 847 more words

Tech

Bronwyn Bishop and Choppergate

Australians love a scandal, and Speaker Bronwyn Bishop’s expenses scandal – which began when it was revealed that she taken a $5227 helicopter charter flight from Melbourne to Geelong to attend a Liberal Party fundraiser – is no exception. 145 more words

Politics