Some news for aviation lovers. A helicopter company by the name of Heli-Air Nepal will soon come into operation in the country. The company will be using two gyrocopters to provide their services. Gyrocopters are “a type of rotorcraft that uses an unpowered rotor in autorotation to develop lift, and an engine powered propeller, similar to that of a fixed wing aircraft, to provide thrust”.
Gyrocopters are popularly used for military and law enforcement purpose. It is unclear what Heli-Air Nepal will use the gyrocopters for. The company has already received its two gyrocopters. Possibly for tourism, travel related services to rescue mission etc. It is much affordable to operate and purchase a gyrocopter.