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R66 Police Helicopter – RHC Continues Success of R66 Line

September 25, 2012

The Robinson Helicopter Company continues with successful innovation under the leadership of Kurt Robinson. During a visit to the factory last week, I noticed  RHC is running several shifts of workers to keep up with the new order demand of the R66 helicopter. The certification and introduction of the R66 Police helicopter will ramp up […]


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Aspen avionics available on Robinson helicopters

February 13, 2012

Aspen avionics available on Robinson helicopters. By Alton K. Marsh Aspen Avionics Evolution glass cockpits will be offered on Robinson R22, R44, and turbine R66 models. The Evolution primary flight display will be a factory option late this year. Aspen Avionics systems are already available on the Bell 206 and Eurocopter AS350. The standard features […]


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Robinson Builds 100th R66!

December 11, 2011

Whoever is not following Robinson Helicopter Company on Twitter (@Robinson_Heli) probably should think about doing so.  What RHC lacks in quantity of tweets, they definitely make up for in quality.  In November the RHC tweeter leaked news of the company’s 10,000th helicopter– which Rotorcorp was happy to report to our followers. Now news of the […]


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Robinson Helicopter Sees Orders Surge | Aviation International News

October 26, 2011

Robinson Helicopter Sees Orders Surge | Aviation International News. As reported by AIN, Today’s news out of Torrence, California based Robinson Helicopter Company bodes well for the reception of its latest R66 model of helicopter.  With 330 orders for the single engine turbine model, powered by a next-generation Rolls Royce RR300 engine, RHC has reportedly […]


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