Jessica Henderson's Articles

Meet Lily - First Throw and Shoot Camera

It was only a matter of time until the need for amazing pictures and videos (aka selfies) crossed with aviation. This Lily design takes...
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Posted by Jessica Henderson
Military and Civilian Rotor Wing Pilot
in RC Models

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  • 191 views
  • 2 years ago

PHI, INC - Gulf of Mexico Pioneer and Industry Leader

Promotional Video Link: PHI, INC - What it takes PHI, Inc. is one of the world’s leading helicopter services companies. Known...
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Posted by Jessica Henderson
Military and Civilian Rotor Wing Pilot
in Business Aircraft & Helicopters

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  • 108 views
  • 3 years ago

"Children of the Magenta"

Capt. Warren VanderBurgh of American Airlines has a humorous yet realistic view of automation dependency in the cockpit. Capt....
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Posted by Jessica Henderson
Military and Civilian Rotor Wing Pilot
in Safety

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  • 3 years ago

The PAl-V ONE Flying Car - The Ultimate in Commuter Transport

Part Car, Part Motorcycle, Part Helicopter. The PAL-V ONE is all business. Standing for ‘Personal Air and Land Vehicle’, the PAL-V ONE...
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Posted by Jessica Henderson
Military and Civilian Rotor Wing Pilot
in Business Aircraft & Helicopters

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  • 523 views
  • 3 years ago

Helicopter Rodeos, a Thing of the Past

Long long ago, in a time before the safety regulations and insurance premiums dominated the helicopter industry, lived a helicopter...
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Posted by Jessica Henderson
Military and Civilian Rotor Wing Pilot
in Airshows

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  • 1028 views
  • 3 years ago

US military aircraft hit in S. Sudan, 4 wounded

Officials report a U.S. Military aircraft evacuating American citizens, took fire in South Sudan, the aircraft is believed to be an...
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Posted by Jessica Henderson
Military and Civilian Rotor Wing Pilot
in Accidents & Incidents

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  • 196 views
  • 3 years ago

Crazy Christmas Tree Harvest With a Helicopter

I'm not sure if this pilot is amazing, in a big hurry for the holidays, or just plain nuts! After watching the video I'll let you...
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Posted by Jessica Henderson
Military and Civilian Rotor Wing Pilot
in Helicopters

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  • 1060 views
  • 3 years ago

Will the FAA Force Hand Flying?

As commercial pilots we all love the latest gizmos and gadgets that make life in the cockpit more efficient and enjoyable. Coming from...
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Posted by Jessica Henderson
Military and Civilian Rotor Wing Pilot
in Airline Pilots

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  • 481 views
  • 4 years ago

Is the V-22 Osprey Proving its Worth?

In the wake of Typhoon Haiyan, the U.S. Marines have arrived to aid the local populous and with their controversial aircraft the V-22...
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Posted by Jessica Henderson
Military and Civilian Rotor Wing Pilot
in Aircraft

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  • 953 views
  • 4 years ago

What's Your Aviation Inspiration?

We are all nerdy when it comes to something we cherish, and we love to hear others get nerdy about a shared passion. As helicopter...
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Posted by Jessica Henderson
Military and Civilian Rotor Wing Pilot
in Women in Aviation

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  • 582 views
  • 4 years ago

Thank You to All US Veterans

To begin, I want to say thank you to my fellow military service members and veterans. I am proud to stand among all of my military...
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Posted by Jessica Henderson
Military and Civilian Rotor Wing Pilot
in US Army

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  • 246 views
  • 4 years ago

Military Budget Cuts and Furloughs

As the US involvement in the wars of the Middle East dwindle, so does the military budget. As an aviator of the National Guard we are...
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Posted by Jessica Henderson
Military and Civilian Rotor Wing Pilot
in Events

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  • 178 views
  • 4 years ago

Where Will Our Adventures Stop...Not at Home!

As pilots in the Gulf of Mexico working for PHI, my husband and I are afforded the luxury of 14 days on and 14 days off. An added bonus...
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Posted by Jessica Henderson
Military and Civilian Rotor Wing Pilot
in Helicopters

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  • 132 views
  • 4 years ago

Would You Fly in This?

Prior to the weather radar advancements, one would probably not want to fly in the treacherous weather we face in the Gulf of Mexico....
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Posted by Jessica Henderson
Military and Civilian Rotor Wing Pilot
in Business Aircraft & Helicopters

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  • 367 views
  • 4 years ago

Best Place to Drink Your Morning Coffee - My Office View

Working in the Gulf of Mexico, our mornings start early, however it is the best office window! Most people will say leaving work is...
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Posted by Jessica Henderson
Military and Civilian Rotor Wing Pilot
in Business Aircraft & Helicopters

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  • 188 views
  • 4 years ago

CH-47 Chinook

This aircraft was my first helicopter love. I was lucky to receive the training in the CH-47 during Army flight school. Regardless of my...
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Posted by Jessica Henderson
Military and Civilian Rotor Wing Pilot
in Featured

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  • 338 views
  • 4 years ago