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Helicopter Easy Wheels Now Available for R44 and R66 Pop-Out Floats

February 08, 2016

Helicopter Easy Wheels ground handling wheels are now available for Robinson R44 Clipper  and R66 Marine Helicopters equipped with either Robinson factory or DART Aerospace aftermarket emergency pop-out floats. Building on the incredible demand for Helicopter Easy Wheels on standard landing gear, Easy Wheels owner Fred Willems went back to the drawing board to come […]

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Robinson Helicopter Company Introduces New R44 Cadet 2 Place Utility Trainer

November 18, 2015

Welcome Change Promises Utility and Training Improvements to R44 Design Torrance, CA – Robinson Helicopter Company plans to debut the R44 Cadet, a twoplace R44, in the first quarter of 2016. While suitable for a wide variety of utilitarian applications, Robinson developed the Cadet with the training market in mind. The Cadet retains the same […]

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Reinventing the Ground Handling Wheel

September 24, 2015

Helicopter Easy Wheels Provide Superior Ground Handling Solution for Robinson R22, R44 and R66 You can hate them, but you gotta’ have them.  You have probably bought more than one set of costly ground handling wheels for your Robinson Helicopter over the years and have likely felt that you are not quite getting your money’s […]

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Serviceable R44 KI-196-2 Bladder Fuel Tanks For Sale- New Metal

December 15, 2014

Serviceable KI-196-2  Bladder Fuel Tanks $6800- SOLD Rotorcorp is pleased to offer a complete serviceable KI-196-2 bladder fuel tank retrofit kit for sale.  Everything required for compliance with Service Bulletin 78 is included, please see KI-196 R44-series Bladder Fuel Tank Installation Kit Instructions for complete list of factory new installation components included in the sale.  Due to […]

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With Recent AD, Clock Running Out on R44 Astro Fleet

December 10, 2014

Does recent AD spell the end for Robinson’s R44 Astro helicopter fleet? Overview of AD 2014-23-16 On December 5th, 2014 the Federal Aviation Administration issued Airworthiness Directive 2014-23-16 which affects certain part numbered (prior revision) main rotor blades on Robinson  R22 and R44 helicopters.   Read the Rotorcorp AD summary here. Publication of AD 2014-23-16 came after […]

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FAA Announces 5 Year Retirement on R22 and R44 Main Rotor Blades

December 05, 2014

Long Awaited R44 and R22 Main Rotor Blade AD DECEMBER 5, 2014- The Federal Aviation Administration today issued Airworthiness Directive 2014-23-16 effecting Model R22, R22 Alpha, R22 Beta, and R22 Mariner helicopters with main rotor blade (blade), part number (P/N) A016-2 or A016-4; and Model R44 Astro, Raven I and R44 II helicopters with blade, P/N C016-2 or […]

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Helicopter Jailbreaks Become a Booming Business in Canadian Province

June 09, 2014

Creative helicopter pilots in Quebec are beginning to realize a new revenue stream for chartered flights – prison breaks by air.  Becoming bored with hauling tourists over local landmarks and migrating moose herds, Canadian operators are finding soaring profits and excitement in this new cottage industry of penitentiary air lifts. “The biggest challenge is marketing” […]

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2000 Robinson R44 Clipper I Helicopter For Sale

October 23, 2013

Calendered 2000 Robinson R44 Clipper I Helicopter For Sale (Core) Aircraft Available with Optional Turn-Key  2200 Hour Overhaul Kit! USD $95,000 Located in Montreal, Canada Rotorcorp is pleased to offer this calendared-out 2000 Robinson R44 Clipper I Helicopter for sale.  This core aircraft has just 1530 hours total time, but is due for 12 year […]

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Robinson Extends Rebate Deadline for R44 Fuel Tanks

April 23, 2013

Are you one of the hold outs on retrofitting your Robinson R44 Helicopter with bladder fuel tanks in compliance with Service Bulletin 78B?  This service bulletin requires R44 Astro, Raven I and Raven II helicopters with all-aluminum fuel tanks to be outfitted with bladder-type tanks  to improve the fuel system’s resistance to a post-accident fuel […]

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