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n. Informal
A helicopter.


(ˈkɒptə) or


(Aeronautics) informal short for helicopter


(ˈkɒp tər)

a helicopter.
[1945–50; by shortening]


[ˈkɒptər] nhélico m


n (inf)Hubschrauber m
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All the drones in the line are dragonfly-sized copters, which are easy to control, maneuver and maintain, according to the manufacturer.
Then the first drone copters came along, these are small copters capable of carrying a camera which can be operated from the ground.
The Ministry of Defense added in a statement that six of the purchased multi-wing aircraft would be allocated for the Kuwaiti National Guards, affirming the keenness on acquiring such copters of high operational capacities and advanced specifications to back up the armed forces in combat missions.
Of all the accessories available for these copters, the Redneck Pontoons grips are definitely the most fun.
Under Operation Triveni, the Indian Air Force ( IAF) has dedicated six Mi17 V5 helicopters which are complimented by more copters from the home ministry's own air wing.
Acop, Pagdilao and Bataoil said that Rice Aircraft and Eagle Copters delivered only 10 of the 21 choppers stipulated in the contract which ran from December 2013 to September 2014.
The copters will also be used to determine if labour companies are following the mid-day break regulations.
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Director of Dubai Civil Defence's Smart Technology Section Ali Salem AB Ghalaita -- and one of the main operators of the quad copters -- says with only three in operation at the moment, he is hopeful that the next few months will witness the roll out of the aircraft in every Civil Defence station in the emirate.
The United States will purchase 30 Russian-made helicopters for the Afghan army, almost doubling the number of copters in Afghanistan s fleet, according to officials.