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The head of the Philippines air force says the string from a child's kite was responsible for a military helicopter crash that killed nine people.
This OH-58 Kiowa, damaged during training in Hawaii in February, was successfully landed by pilots Capt. John B. Davis and Chief Warrant Officer Steven K. Huiton despite severe damage to its main rotor.
Originally posted by BornPatriot
Apache Splash'ER, "ASER" fence weapon.
Brief: bottle rocket type design with stainless steel (wire-thread-cable) attached to rocket in a fashion so it is trailing rocket.
No, it just gave me the Idea -- if you build a fence of these things then you fill the air with wire... and well helicopters hate wire...
[edit on 24-8-2008 by BornPatriot]