If you see a low-flying helicopter buzzing above the Bay Area this week, don’t freak out. It’s just the U.S. Department of Energy National Nuclear Security Administration testing for radiation.
Pilots on board a medical emergency helicopter transporting a patient from the mountains to a hospital had to take evasive action when a drone flew right into their path near Fresno.
A pilot with 41 years of experience died in a helicopter crash west of Salinas on Saturday, his sister said Monday.
Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt has joined a group of executives backing an Uber-style mobile app for the luxury chopper crowd, called Blade. The startup was launched a year ago to get New Yorkers to the Hamptons in a matter of minutes.
Devastating news for friends and family of some U.S. Marines as searchers have found the wreckage of an American helicopter in Nepal.
The abalone diving season is off to a deadly start, with the latest death of a man trapped by rising tide along the Mendocino County coast Tuesday.
The Sonoma County sheriff’s helicopter rescued a kayaker in the ocean off of Sea Ranch who was too exhausted to paddle to shore Wednesday, a sheriff’s sergeant said.
A man who was kayaking with his friend died in an accident off the Marin County coast Wednesday afternoon.
Fire crews and a California Highway Patrol helicopter assisted in rescuing two men who fell down a hill in the Golden Gate National Recreation Area in Marin County Saturday, a fire official said.
A helicopter pilot was forced to make an emergency landing in a parking lot in Vacaville after a bird strike Thursday evening.