Robinson’s first two-place R22 was produced and delivered in 1979, the first four-place R44 in 1993 and the first five-place R66 in 2010.
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Robinson Produced 305 Helicopters in 2017, 26-Feb-18 : Heli-Expo 2018 Robinson Helicopter Company produced 305 new units in 2017 including 34 R22, 174 R44, 77 R66 and 20 Cadets
Robinson Delivers 12,000th Helicopter, 25-Jan-17 : Robinson Helicopter Company delivers 12,000th helicopter since starting production back in 1979. It was a R66 for South Africa.
Robinson Responds New Zealand Watchlist Decision, 28-Oct-16 : Robinson shares TAIC (Transport Accident Investigation Commission) concern regarding the low-G mast bumping accident rate in New Zealand, which is significantly higher than in other parts of the world.
R44 and R66 Helicopters Number One in Sales in 2015, 12-Feb-16 : Robinson delivered 347 helicopters (117 R66s, 152 R44 Raven IIs, 44 R44 Raven Is, and 34 R22s) in 2015 marking a slight increase over the 329 produced in 2014.
Robinson Introduces Glass Avionics, 07-Feb-14 : Torrance, CA - Robinson Helicopter Company is introducing a new line of instrument panels and avionics for the R22, R44, and R66.
|Robinson Produces 10,000th Helicopter, 14-Nov-11 : Torrance, CA — On 10 November 2011, Robinson Helicopter delivered R44 S/N 13217, the company’s 10,000th helicopter to come off its production line. A celebration was held at the Torrance factory.|