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The Quest for the 300-m.p.h. Helicopter
  Posted by: Digg on Dec 27th, 2008 2:00 PM
This year marked the passing of Frank Piasecki, one of the pioneers of rotary aircraft. Piasecki was perhaps best known as the man who successfully developed the first tandem-rotor helicopter, paving the way for long-serving military aircraft like the CH-47 Chinook and the CH-46 Sea Knight. <p><a rel="nofollow" target="_blank" href="http://feedads.googleadservices.com/~at/jxBB_rt1_nvXBNCrKMwSEDelMI0/a"><img src="http://feedads.googleadservices.com/~at/jxBB_rt1_nvXBNCrKMwSEDelMI0/i" border="0" ismap></a></p><img src="http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/digg/container/technology/popular/~4/QNMjSuRpsU8" height="1" width="1"/>

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