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Rotorcorp Ranks on Inc. 5000 List for 2017

August 14, 2017

Global helicopter parts distributor recognized as one of Americas fastest-growing private companies ATLANTA, GA, August 17th 2017—Inc. Magazine today ranked Rotorcorp LLC No. 4806 on its 36th annual Inc. 5000 list, an exclusive ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy—America’s […]


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Rotorcorp Named 2017 Interise “Company to Watch” Finalist

July 12, 2017

Atlanta helicopter parts distributor to achieve national recognition ATLANTA, July 7 2017- Rotorcorp announced today that it has been named by executive training company Ineterise as a finalist for the “Company to Watch” award for 2017, as part of the Federal Small Business Administration Emerging Leaders program.  Administered by Ineterise, the Emerging Leaders Initiative is […]


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Rotorcorp Selected as a 2017 Atlanta Metro Export Challenge Semi-Finalist

Atlanta Helicopter Parts Distributor Receives $5,000 Grant to Grow Exports ATLANTA – June 9, 2017 Rotorcorp LLC is a recipient of a $5,000 grant and a semi-finalist in the annual Atlanta Metro Export Challenge (Atlanta MEC), a grant competition supported by JPMorgan Chase, UPS and Partnership Gwinnett, which boosts support for small and medium-sized businesses […]


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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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Robinson Upgrades R66 Police Helicopter

July 30, 2015

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), […]


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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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FAA Certifies Floats for Robinson R66 Turbine Helicopter

December 04, 2014

  Torrance based Robinson Helicopter company today announced long awaited FAA approval for a float option for the company’s 5-place R66 turbine helicopter (Press Release).  Designated the R66 Turbine Marine, the R66 pop-out float option is similar to the R44 Clipper pop-out float option (in fact, the same float tubes are used) and like the Clipper, the […]


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