How to use Copter in a sentence
Here are a few tips for new copter pilots.
A copter can't outclimb or outrun most planes.
Dave is the FIRST other person I have seen fly a copter in real life!
You have not played this game until you tilt your head upwards just in time to see a police copter in the sky.
As any copter jock would be happy to tell you, helicopters fly differently than airplanes, and concomitantly, helicopter games are radically different from airplane simulations.Advertisement
Flying a video game copter is an adjustment for anyone who's only familiar with planes.
Hard turns and climbs can result in a strange stall experience where the copter "slides off" its cushion of air, and fails to deliver enough thrust downwards to stay aloft.
Hard dives result in giddying speed, but the copter can slide off while leaning forwards, too.
Some of the popular helicopter video games over the years have been AH-64D Longbow, Comanche, Hind, SimCopter, and RC Stunt Copter.
Hard turns in a copter cost both speed and altitude.Advertisement
Use the copter's stability as its best asset in both attack and defense.