N8BQ parked on the ramp after a morning flight.
Departing on another reef tour.
This metal detecting helicopter is on contract to the Department of National Defence. It is searching for un-exploded mortar shells from training ops during WWII. Note the GPS antennas.
This metal detecting, GPS equipped helicopter is searching for unexploded ordnance left when the military was training in the Vernon area during WWII. Flying is done 1 metre above ground.
This 17 year old ship still looks in great shape, it's like if the helicopter works out lol. I couldn't see the N # until I waved down an Airport Ops guy to help me out because I was shooting thro... (more)