Wife of Mailman Who Landed Gyrocopter on Capitol Lawn Says Husband Is a …


Two blimps will be tested at Aberdeen Proving Ground as part of the Joint Land Attack Cruise Missile Defense Elevated Netted Sensor System (JLENS) for NORAD. The blimps will be hovering at 10,000 feet. (Kim Hairston/Baltimore Sun video). Two blimps 

Federal lawmakers are seeking answers after Florida mailman Doug Hughes flew a gyrocopter from the Gettysburg Regional Airport to the U.S. Capitol Wednesday. Rep. Lou Barletta (R- PA 11th) said the fact that Hughes landed so close to the Capitol “is

In an apparent act of “peaceful” protest, 61-year-old Doug Hughes violated the no-fly zone in Washington, D.C., and landed his "gyrocopter" on the lawn of the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday. He was reportedly confronted and 

A 61 year old mailman from Florida flew a USPS adorned gyrocopter onto the Capitol lawn yesterday. He came in low over northeast D.C. around 1:20pm and then turned by the Washington Monument and flew right up the 

“It was frustrating because nobody cared. And we were trying to think of ways to get a little more public awareness,” he said. “Now, Doug had just bought that gyrocopter. And one day he said: 'You know, I've come up with an idea. Tell me what you think