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Kobe Bryant helicopter crash released post mortem

Image rights Reuters Image description Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gianna were under nine who died in the crash An autopsy of the helicopter crash, in which basketball star Kobe Bryant was killed, has classified a blunt violent trauma as the cause of death for all nine victims. The 180-page report also found that the pilot, 50-year-old Ara Zobayan, was …

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Student appoints NASA’s Mars helicopter

An American student named the first helicopter to be sent to Mars. Ingenuity was the name NASA had chosen to compete with thousands of students across America. The name was invented by Vaneeza Rupani, a Junior at Tuscaloosa County High School in Northport, Alabama. The Merriam-Webster Learning Dictionary defines ingenuity as skills that enable someone to solve problems, invent things. …

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Mars helicopter flies to the Red Planet on NASA’s next rover mission

NASA plans to send a Mars helicopter to the Red Planet. The smaller autonomous aircraft is said to fly with the Space Agency’s Mars Perseverance Rover, which is due to take off in July 2020. The aircraft shown below in an artist’s portrayal will demonstrate the viability and potential of vehicles heavier than air on Mars, writes the space agency. …

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The NASA helicopter, which is said to be the first plane to fly on Mars, now has a name – thanks to a 17-year-old girl

And all thanks to the 17-year-old Vaneeza Rupani. Rupani, a high school junior from Northport, Alabama, was honored to name the helicopter after she submitted her essay to NASA’s “Name the Rover” competition. While NASA announced in March that its next rover would be named Perseverance based on Alexander Mather’s seventh-grade essay, the agency also decided to choose a name …

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Could Europe opt for helicopter money to deal with corona virus?

The President of the European Central Bank (ECB), Christine Lagarde, speaks at a press conference on the outcome of the Governing Council meeting on January 23, 2020 in Frankfurt. Ralph Orlowski | Reuters It was never implemented in the eurozone, but ultimately the European Central Bank (ECB) could reach a point where so-called “helicopter money” is the best option in …

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Families sue helicopter company in Kobe Bryant’s fatal crash

LOS ANGELES – Family members of four of the eight passengers killed in a helicopter crash involving Kobe Bryant and his daughter, along with the NBA star’s widow, have filed unlawful death claims against the companies that owned and operated the aircraft. The lawsuits on behalf of three family members and a woman who coached Bryant’s 13-year-old daughter in basketball …

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