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Jun
10
2021

University of North Dakota (UND) Adds Another Robinson R44 Cadet to Training Fleet

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Torrance, CA  — In May, the University of North Dakota (UND) took delivery of its fifth R44 Cadet helicopter. This Cadet, like the University’s other four Cadets, will be used for flight training at UND’s helicopter division located in Grand Forks, North Dakota.

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Tags: R44 Robinson UND University of North Dokota
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May
03
2021

HELITOWCART INTRODUCES R44 CLIPPER GROUND HANDLING WHEELS

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Levis, Quebec – May 03, 2021 – Helitowcart is pleased to announce the recently designed ground handling solution for R44 Clipper operators. The Dual Clipper Wheels are designed to allow Clipper operators a safe and practical way to move their aircraft on all types of surfaces, such as grass, gravel, dirt and asphalt. The kit includes dual 10” wheels for the best weight distribution and provides a 2.25” clearance under the skids. There are several options for the wheels including regular pneumatic, gel filled or the Helitowcart Easy Roll Tires. The telescopic and removeable handle makes for easy storage.

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Tags: Dual Clipper Wheels Helitowcart R44
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Apr
30
2021

Robinson Delivers 13,000th Helicopter

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Torrance, CA (April 27, 2021) — On April 23, 2021 Robinson Helicopter delivered it’s 13,000 helicopter, R44 S/N 14438 to longtime Robinson dealer SKY Helicopters of Dallas, Texas.

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Tags: R44 Robinson SKY Helicopters
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Mar
29
2021

Ultra-lightweight Battery Gives Robinson R44 More Useful Load

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WICHITA, Kan. (March 29, 2021) — True Blue Power, the first company to receive FAA TSO certification for lithium-ion batteries, today announced the company’s TB17 (17 amp-hour) lithium-ion main ship battery is a standard option on Robinson Helicopter Company’s R44. Weighing only 16 pounds, the TB17 gives R44 operators an additional 13 pounds of useful load compared to the helicopter’s standard lead-acid battery.

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Tags: R44 Robinson True Blue Power
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Feb
09
2021

Robinson's Cockpit Video Camera Now Available

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Torrance, CA (Feb. 8, 2021) — Robinson’s Cockpit Video Camera introduced at Heli Expo 2020 is now optional on R22/R44 helicopters and standard on R66 helicopters ordered after 15 January 2021. 

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Tags: Heli Expo R22 R44 R66 Robinson Robinson Cockpit Video Camera
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Feb
03
2021

Lithium-ion Battery Now Available for Robinson R44

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Torrance, CA (Feb. 2, 2021) — Robinson Helicopter Company recently added the TB17 Lithium-ion battery to its R44 options. TB17 by True Blue Power, a division of Mid-Continent Instrument, offers substantial weight savings, improved starter performance, and longer life.

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Tags: R44 Robinson Helicopter Company TB17 Lithium-ion Battery True Blue Power
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