Tag Archives | Robinson R66 Helicopter

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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DART Receives STC Approval for Robinson R66 Helicopter Emergency Float System

February 06, 2014

DART Secures Six Launch Customers and Certifies the R66 Emergency Float System Order  Your R66 Float System From Rotorcorp Today and Save $1000!  $40,800 for a limited time. Hawkesbury – (February 5th, 2014) – DART Aerospace is pleased to announce that it has received the FAA STC approval for its Emergency Float System for the Robinson […]


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Dart Aerospace R66 Emergency Floats Pass Crucial Test

September 20, 2013

First “On Helicopter” Installation Testing a Success Dart Aerospace moved once step closer to final FAA approval for the company’s emergency float system for the Robinson R66 Helicopter.  Testing was performed today in the hangar at Orbic Helicopters in Camarillo, California where the pop-out floats were installed and deployed.  Drop testing was completed earlier this summer and […]


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Rotorcorp to Accept Advance Orders of Emergency Floats for Robinson R66 Helicopter

June 03, 2013

Rotorcorp to Accept Advance Orders of DART Emergency Float Systems for Robinson R66 Helicopter in North America ATLANTA, Ga.  June 5, 2013— Rotorcorp, LLC will secure advance orders and delivery of DART Aerospace’s emergency float system for the Robinson R66 Helicopter in North America. DART Aerospace, a Canadian based company that designs, manufactures and markets  certified […]


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Robinson R66 Helicopter Receives Russian Certification

March 21, 2013

Torrance, CA — On 15 March 2013, the IAC AR, Russia’s FAA equivalent, issued its type certificate for the R66 Turbine. With twenty-two R66 helicopters built and awaiting export to Russia, the long awaited news was a cause for celebration. The Russian certification process, which began in November 2010, concluded in early March 2013 shortly after […]


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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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Robinson Helicopter Company Issues 5 Service Bulletins

February 27, 2012

On February 21st, 2012 Robinson Helicopter Company issued five Service Bulletins covering required improvements to the company’s R22, R44 and R66 model helicopters.  Details of each service bulletin is provided below for the consideration of owners, operators and maintenance personnel: Robinson R22 Service Bulletin 106 (SB-106): Rotor Brake Switch Robinson R44 Service Bulletin 78A (SB-78A): Revised SB, […]


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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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