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Feb
08
2017

FAA Issues Shadin Avionics STC for Robinson R66 Fuel Flow Management

Posted by jhadmin

Shadin Avionics recently announced the completion and receipt of Supplemental Type Certificates for the installation of a RemoteFlo Fuel Flow System on the Robinson R66 helicopter and Rolls-Royce RR300 engine. The RemoteFlo offers R66 pilots access to real-time fuel flow management information directly on their GPS or Flight Management System. In addition to Fuel Flow, information available to the pilot includes Specific Range (including graphical range rings), Fuel to Destination, Fuel Reserve, Endurance, Fuel Flow, Fuel Used and Fuel Remaining".

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Tags: R66 RemoteFlo Fuel Flow System Robinson Rolls-Royce RR300 Shadin Avionics
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Jan
25
2017

Robinson Helicopter Company Delivers 12,000th Helicopter

Posted by jhadmin

Torrance, CA— On December 23, 2016 R66 S/N 0763 became the 12,000th helicopter to roll off Robinson Helicopter’s production line. “A nice way to end the year,” said Robinson President, Kurt Robinson.

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Jan
09
2017

Robinson’s R66 Turbine Marine Receives EASA Final Approval

Posted by jhadmin

Torrance, CA— On December 20, 2016 EASA issued final approval for the R66 Turbine Marine pop-out float installation. After tests conducted in July demonstrated the pop-out float installation meets Sea State 4 requirements, EASA officially approved the Marine to be used in emergency situations and for commercial operations. Sea State refers to the height, period, and character of waves on the surface of a large body of water. The tests were conducted in Spain at a facility capable of simulating the required conditions.

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Tags: EASA R66 Robinson Helicopter
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Mar
29
2016

GENESYS AEROSYSTEMS ANNOUNCES IT HAS EARNED AN FAA STC FOR ITS HELISAS® STABILITY AUGMENTATION AND AUTOPILOT SYSTEM ON ROBINSON R66 TURBINE HELICOPTERS

Posted by jhadmin

Mineral Wells, TX (March 29, 2016) – Genesys Aerosystems announced today that the company has received an FAA Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) for the retrofit installation of its HeliSAS® Stability Augmentation System and two-axis autopilot on Robinson R66 turbine helicopters.

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Tags: FAA Genesys Aerosystems HeliSAS® Stability Augmentation System R66 Robinson STC Supplemental Type Certificate
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Mar
09
2016

UNIVERSAL HELICOPTERS, A ROBINSON DEALER LOCATED IN UTAH OFFERS A NEW HELIWAGON FREE OF CHARGE, WHEN A CUSTOMER BUYS A NEW ROBINSON R44 0R R66 THROUGH THEIR DEALERSHIP.

Posted by jhadmin

Universal Helicopters now includes a new 12’ x 14’ Heliwagon with every purchase of a Robinson R66 and R44.

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Tags: HeliWagon R44 R66 Robinson Universal Helicopters
Categories: Press Releases


Feb
28
2016

Genesys Aerosystems celebrates shipping its 600th Helicopter Stability Augmentation System and Autopilot System

Posted by jhadmin

Louisville, KY (February 28, 2016) –– Genesys Aerosystems announced today that it has shipped its 600th Helicopter Stability Augmentation System (HeliSAS) and autopilot system. The milestone system was shipped to Robinson Helicopter for installation on a new R66 turbine.

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Tags: Genesys Aerosystems Helicopter Stability Augmentation System HeliSAS R66 Robinson Helicopter
Categories: Press Releases


Feb
24
2016

FAA Certifies Auxiliary Fuel Tank for R66 Turbine

Posted by jhadmin

Torrance, CA— Robinson Helicopter Company announces an optional 43-gallon auxiliary fuel tank for its R66 Turbine helicopter, extending the helicopter’s range by as much as 200 nautical miles(230 statute miles). The fuel tank mounts on a fiberglass tray that installs in the forward section of the baggage compartment. The tank occupies two-thirds of the compartment, leaving space for up to 100 lb of cargo. Both the tray and tank can be removed when not needed.

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Tags: R66 Robinson Robinson Helicopter Company
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Feb
12
2016

Robinson’s R44 and R66 Helicopters Rank Number One in Sales in 2015

Posted by jhadmin

Torrance, CA – Robinson Helicopter Company’s R44 Raven II ranked as the world’s topselling helicopter while its R66 became the world’s top-selling civil turbine helicopter according to the General Aviation Manufacturers Association (GAMA) General Aviation Aircraft Shipment 2015 Year End Report. Robinson delivered 347 helicopters (117 R66s, 152 R44 Raven IIs, 44 R44 Raven Is, and 34 R22s) in 2015 marking a slight increase over the 329 produced in 2014.

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Tags: GAMA General Aviation Manufacturers Association R22 R44 R66 Robinson Robinson Helicopter Company
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Feb
02
2016

GUIDANCE AVIATION SUCCESSFULLY USING ROBINSON R66 HELICOPTERS FOR AIR CHARTERS

Posted by jhadmin

Prescott, AZ and Baton Rouge, LA - Guidance Aviation has experienced notable success by using the Robinson R66 turbine helicopter for a variety of helicopter charter operations.

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Tags: Guidance Aviation helicopter Helicopter Charter Operations R66 Robinson Robinson R66
Categories: Press Releases


Jul
29
2015

Robinson Upgrades R66 Police Helicopter

Posted by jhadmin

Torrance, CA — Robinson Helicopter Company announced its R66 Turbine Police Helicopter with the FLIR Systems Ultra 8000 Infrared Camera and the Spectrolab SX-7 searchlight with 30-million candlepower has been reconfigured to include a multitude of upgrades. This high performance 4-place police helicopter comes standard with a Garmin G500H Primary and Multifunction Display System (PFD/MFD), a Garmin GTN 635 touch-screen navigator, and a Garmin GTR 225A COM radio. Also standard are Boland’s 10.4” LCD monitor and two 6-channel audio controllers.

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Tags: garmin R66 Robinson Helicopter rotorcraft pro
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