Originally Posted by justflie
The same goes for most military helicopters. If it ain't leakin hydraulic fluid, get worried, because you don't have any.
On a helicopter, you don't have to wait until the hydraulic fluid stops leaking...you can start worrying right away.
Years ago I read an "Ode to Helo Pilots" or something like that. One line was, "That's why a helicopter pilot always looks so worried. He knows that something bad has either just happened, or is about to."