Classification: Terrestrial technology

Creator: Mr. Fantastic

Users/Possessors: Mr. Fantastic, Thing

First Appearance: Fantastic Four I#3 (March, 1962)

Powers/Abilities/Functions: The Fantasti-Copter appeared to be an ordinary helicopter, and could seat at least four people.

History: (Fantastic Four I#3) - Mr. Fantastic and the Thing flew the Fantasti-Copter to investigate a flare fired by the Invisible Girl, and found her in the clutches of the Miracle Man. They left the vehicle to battle the Miracle Man, but during the clash he managed to cut the drive cable to the copter. When the duo were about to pursue the Miracle Man's tank with the Fantasti-Copter, the Human Torch warned them what the Miracle Man had done, and the Torch halted his tank with his flame.

(Fantastic Four I#6) - The Fantasti-Copter was seen in the Baxter Building's hangar.

(Fantastic Four I#191 - BTS) - When the Fantastic Four temporarily disbanded, S.H.I.E.L.D. took custody of the Fantasti-Copter, along with their many other devices.

(Fantastic Four I#201) - The Fantasti-Copter was returned to the Baxter Building by S.H.I.E.L.D. when the Fantastic Four reassembled.

Comments: Created by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby.

by Prime Eternal

The Fantasti-Copter should not be confused with:

Images taken from:
Fantastic Four I#3, page 13, panel 3

Fantastic Four I#6 (September, 1962)
Fantastic Four I#191 (February, 1978)
Fantastic Four I#201 (December, 1978)

Last updated: 09/10/05

Any Additions/Corrections? please let me know.

Non-Marvel Copyright info
All other characters mentioned or pictured are ™  and 1941-2099 Marvel Characters, Inc. All Rights Reserved. If you like this stuff, you should check out the real thing!
Please visit The Marvel Official Site at:

Back to Items