`Chopper` writer Andrew Dominik to pen `Shaolin Temple` remake

`Chopper` and `Killing Them Softly` writer Andrew Dominik has been roped in to pen the script for remake of martial arts film `Shaolin Temple`.

`Human error causing many accidents involving chopper, planes`

A trainer aircraft crashed in Rae Bareli`s IGRUA three years ago as the trainee pilot was busy taking pictures, an inquiry has shown with officials saying a large number of accidents involving helicopters and small planes were caused by human error.

Nepal warns using choppers above mountains

Nepal`s Ministry of Tourism and Civil Aviation has restricted the flying and takeoff of choppers above the base camp areas of all mountains in the Himalayan country, officials said on Sunday.

Mexican law enforcement chopper fires in Arizona

Mexican law enforcement has crossed into Arizona by helicopter and fired two shots at US border agents.

Uttarakhand`s governor visit to Kedarnath cancelled as chopper develops snag

Uttarakhand Governor Aziz Qureshi`s proposed visit to Kedarnath was cancelled on Tuesday as the helicopter which was to take him to the Himalayan shrine developed some technical problem.

Uttarakhand CM Harish Rawat suffers neck fracture in chopper incident

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat was admitted to AIIMS hospital in Delhi after his chopper hit turbulence on Friday. He suffered a neck fracture and minor back injury because of the rough emergency landing.

Rawat`s chopper makes precautionary landing in Rishikesh

A chopper carrying Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat had to make a precautionary landing here today due to bad weather.

At least 16 missing after Russian chopper crashes into lake

At least 16 people were missing after a helicopter believed to be carrying top regional officials and businessmen crashed into a lake in northwestern Russia, police and the emergencies ministry said today.

Narrow escape for Akhilesh as bird hits chopper

UP Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav and his wife Dimple Yadav had a narrow escape after their chopper was hit by a bird, forcing it to make an emergency landing.

Meet the laziest, grumpiest and rudest `Star Wars` character ever

`Star Wars` makers have created a new character, which they claim is the laziest, grumpiest and rudest from the franchise.

New micro-light `chopper` that hovers like `jellyfish moves in water`

Scientists in the US have claimed to have built the world`s first jellyfish aircraft.

Omar Abdullah cuts down on use of official chopper

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah has cut down on the use of official helicopter, reducing the expenditure on it by nearly 40 per cent during the 18-month period from March 2012 to September 2013, an RTI reply has revealed.

Chopper makes emergency landing following technical problem

A chopper of the Indian Navy with three personnel on board made an emergency landing in the old jetty area of Dhanushkodi this morning following a technical problem, sources said.

Prince William`s time in RAF as chopper pilot ends

Prince William`s stint as an RAF search and rescue helicopter pilot has ended, British media reported on Wednesday.

Restricted Kedarnath Yatra by chopper may begin in Oct: Uttarakhand CM

Pilgrims may go to Kedarnath by helicopter from next month while the Badrinath yatra will resume from October, Uttarakhand Chief Minister Vijay Bahuguna said.

Just doing job: Pilot who landed chopper on river

The pilot of a sightseeing helicopter that made an emergency landing on New York`s Hudson River says he was just doing his job.

Bad weather forces Jaya`s chopper to return

The helicopter in which Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa was travelling to the hill resort of Kodanadu could not land there due to bad weather and returned here Friday.

U`khnd chopper crash bravehearts to get Guard of Honour

Twenty bravehearts, who died in Tuesday`s chopper crash while rescuing stranded people in flood-ravaged areas of Uttarakhand, will be given a `guard of honour` – a ceremonial mark of respect – by the government in Dehradun.

Saif Ali Khan’s ad film shoot cancelled after police seize chopper

The shooting of a commercial featuring Bollywood actor Saif Ali Khan was halted in Rajasthan’s capital on Saturday when a chopper, which was to be used, was seized by the police, officials said.

India to provide choppers to Tajikistan

India will soon provide medium-lift choppers to Tajikistan and dedicate a hospital there as part of efforts to build on the strategic ties.