As a test in steady-handed flying, and a really cool bar trick, Chinese pilots open beer bottles with helicopter skills.
The challenge demanded that they use a bottle opener attached the the helicopter’s skid pop the top off a bottle of beer fixed to a pole, without damaging it.
The task required the pilots to hover smoothly near to the ground and move the helicopter by the tiniest of movements to open the bottles.
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by Tactical-Life / Nov 1, 2013