Can’t decide between a do-it-yourself plane and portable helicopter? These two personal aircrafts may help sway your decision towards the latter. Continue reading to see more. Click here for first picture in gallery.


Here’s a new one: a portable helicopter that can be folded up and transported inside a cylinder. Don’t let its compact appearance fool you — the KA-56 boasts a 40hp air-cooled rotary engine capable of reaching a maximum speed of 68MPH. It weighs in at 485-pounds and has a 93-mile range.

Gen H-4

GEN H-4 is the world’s smallest co-axial helicopter. It features four GEN125 engines that produce 40hp @ 6800-7500rpm and a shock absorbent aluminum frame. Weighing 155-pounds, it has a maximum cruising speed of 55MPH. Unfortunately, it will set you back a hefty $35,000.