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Straight Up: Helicopters in Action (2002)

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Straight Up: Helicopters in Action will take audiences on a series of aerial adventures. Fly along with skilled helicopter crews as they carry out sea and mountain rescues, apprehend drug ... See full summary »

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Straight Up: Helicopters in Action will take audiences on a series of aerial adventures. Fly along with skilled helicopter crews as they carry out sea and mountain rescues, apprehend drug smugglers, repair high voltage lines, save endangered animals, deliver humanitarian aid, and undertake a reconnaissance mission. Learn how helicopters are flown. Written by Anonymous

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A Smithsonian Instituion's National Air and Space Museum giant screen celebration of helicopters and their many and vital roles in contemporary society around the world.

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A great IMAX experience!
23 December 2003 | by See all my reviews

I don't know if I have ever found a "bad" IMAX movie after many viewings. Straight Up is consistantly SUPER. Viewed with a 5-and10-year old, it was a great experience for them as well as the adults. Advice is: see it!


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