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May
09
2019

Robinson Delivers Two More Cadets to the University of North Dakota

Posted by jhadmin

Torrance, CA — On May 8th, Robinson Helicopter Company delivered two R44 Cadets to the University of North Dakota (UND). The bright green and yellow helicopters are the latest additions to the University’s growing fleet of Cadets.

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Apr
15
2019

NTSB Preliminary Report: Tampa, FL

Posted by jhadmin

On April 4, 2019, about 1416 eastern daylight time, a Robinson R44, N4046J, was substantially damaged during a forced landing to a roadway near Tampa, Florida. The pilot and passenger were not injured. The passenger in a vehicle was fatally injured and the driver incurred minor injuries from flying debris. Visual meteorological conditions prevailed, and no flight plan was filed for the positioning flight, which was destined for Sarasota/Bradenton International Airport (SRQ), Sarasota, Florida. The flight was conducted under the provisions of Title 14 Code of Federal Regulations Part 91.

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Mar
05
2019

Sloane Helicopters celebrates its 500th new Robinson Helicopter

Posted by jhadmin

As Europe’s longest-established dealer for the Robinson Helicopter Company, Sloane Helicopters will soon be taking delivery of its 500th new Robinson helicopter – R44 Raven II S/N 14297. This significant milestone highlights the successful partnership between Sloane and Robinson, reflecting Sloane’s dedication and expertise in supporting the full range of Robinson helicopters.

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Jun
14
2018

Universities Order More R44 Cadets

Posted by jhadmin

Torrance, CA – Robinson Helicopter Company received orders for additional R44 Cadets from the universities of North Dakota (UND) and Southern Utah (SUU). This will be UND’s second Cadet and SUU’s third.

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Feb
26
2018

Robinson’s Production Picked up Steam in 2017

Posted by jhadmin

Torrance, CA — Robinson Helicopter Company produced 305 helicopters in 2017. The R44 led the way with 174, ranking as the world’s best-selling helicopter according to GAMA’s* General Aviation Aircraft Shipment 2017 Year End Report. Seventy-seven R66s came off the line and, according to data supplied by Rolls Royce, the R66 fleet logged approximately 185,000 hours in 2017, bringing its total fleet hours to 735,000. Cadet production was steady at twenty, and the R22 came in at 34.

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Feb
23
2018

Robinson Introduces Two Garmin G500H TXi Displays

Posted by jhadmin

Torrance, CA — Robinson has added Garmin’s new G500H TXi displays to its R44 and R66 options. The two TXi displays add touchscreen functionality to Garmin’s popular G500H system, and consolidate PFD/MFD information on to a single screen. The upgraded displays provide increased resolution and interface with Garmin’s GTN 6xx/7xx touchscreen GPS series.

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Jan
29
2018

Sichuan Fan-Mei Aviation Industry Co., Ltd Orders FTDs From Frasca

Posted by jhadmin

Frasca International, Urbana, IL has received an order for two Flight Training Devices (FTDs) from Sichuan Fan-Mei Aviation Industry Co., Ltd.; one Piper Seminole and one Robison R44. Both FTDs are built to CAAC Level 5 Standards. Sichuan Fan-Mei Aviation Industry Co., Ltd. is located in Beichuan County, Sichuan Province, China. Lantech Engineering, Ltd, Frasca’s exclusive Agent and Distributer for China, is located in Beijing and will administer the contract. The FTDs will be delivered in April of 2018.

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Jan
22
2018

RAMM AEROSPACE RECEVIES FAA APPROVAL FOR R44 CABIN FLOOR TRAYS

Posted by jhadmin

Saint-Laurent, Quebec – January 23, 2018 - RAMM Aerospace is proud to announce receipt of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) approval for their R44 Cabin Floor Trays.

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Jan
05
2018

Meeker Aviation announces certification for R44, R66 nose mounts

Posted by jhadmin

MEEKER AVIATION SERVICES LTD SPECIAL OPS EQUIPMENT received both FAA STC and PMA for our new R44 and Meeker-Airfilm are pleased to announce we have R66 light weight nose mount. The nose mount requires no permanent modifications to the airframe and fits over the existing landing light cover. The maximum payload is limited to 50lbs and is intended for various camera systems, searchlights, lidar, antennae etc. EASA certification will be obtained in early 2018.

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