This article or section contains lore taken from Warcraft III: Reign of Chaos, Warcraft III: The Frozen Throne, the manuals, and official bonus maps.

The ingenious dwarven engineers, taking a nod from their inventive gnomish cousins (Gnomish flying machine), constructed the ultimate airborne scout vehicle. The gyrocopters are small but versatile flying machines that can cover great distances at speed and evade enemy ground forces. Though the contraptions are somewhat rickety, they are armed with mounted cannons and bombs, and piloted by the daring — if not insane — dwarven pilot corps.W3Man 12

During the events of Frozen Throne, dwarves replaced their Gyrocopters with Dwarven flying machines.

See Warcraft III Gyrocopter Quotes