Posts tagged ‘helicopter’

February 5, 2019

Hair-raising

by duncanr
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July 2, 2018

Helicopter Canada

by duncanr

this helicopter tour of Canada was produced to mark the Canadian Centennial in 1967

I love the narrator’s style . . .

February 10, 2017

‘Missing’ Man Found – in Pub

by duncanr

pub-rescue

should have checked there first ?http://tinyurl.com/j8hx2ds

January 9, 2014

Prince Charles’ Chopper Fail

by duncanr

camilla shockedCamilla, the Duchess of Cornwall, got a bit of a fright when a defective ball caused Prince Charles’ chopper to, unexpectedly, veer to the right – http://tinyurl.com/pnxmnup

November 12, 2012

Shit Happens !

by duncanr

pooAround 30 firefighters in Australia battling a bushfire near Port MacQuarie got a nasty surprise when the pilot of a helicopter accidentally (well he says it was an accident) dropped a load of untreated sewage on them http://tinyurl.com/cqzb3pe instead of water

The men and their equipment have all been decontaminated and their health is being monitored for any ill effects.

Now if only they had some Deo Perfume Candy (http://tinyurl.com/ckrj8pu) 😆

June 6, 2012

Minister’s Chopper Scares Kids

by duncanr

Göran Lundmark, the head of a Swedish School, is not happy with the country’s Environment Minister –

we’re responsible for the children’s safety. It’s a risk when something like this occurs

A spokesperson for the minister said – “it was unfortunate . . . We’re very sorry if we caused anyone to worry at the school, and we apologise for that

What are they on about?

Seems the schoolkids got a bit of a fright when they got an unexpected view of the minister’s chopper

More here – http://tinyurl.com/7ovtwf4

August 28, 2011

Hawkeye : Faithful to the End

by duncanr

Navy SEAL U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Jon T. Tumilson was one of the 30 American troops killed on August 6 when the Taliban shot down their Chinook helicopter. At his funeral in Iowa, his dog Hawkeye walked up to the coffin,lay down beside it, and sighed.