• Robinson R66 Turbine Surpasses One Million Flight Hours

    Robinson R66 Turbine Surpasses One Million Flight Hours0

    Torrance, CA – (24 September 2019) Robinson Helicopter Company announced the R66 Turbine fleet surpassed 1,000,000 flight hours. The R66 with the Rolls-Royce RR300 turbine engine achieved the million-hour mark without a single reported in-flight engine failure. This accomplishment demonstrates a level of reliability that exceeds EASA’s stringent requirements for single-engine helicopters performing commercial operations.“We believe this

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  • Simplex Earns DGAC Validation for New R66 Spray System

    Simplex Earns DGAC Validation for New R66 Spray System0

    Simplex® Aerospace announced today it has been granted DGAC certification (IA-578/2019) from Mexico for their latest agricultural spray system for the Robinson R66 helicopter. The validation makes the Simplex® system the only certified R66 spray system in Mexico. The Simplex® Aerospace Model 266, is a next-generation spray system integrating several of Simplex® Aerospace’s newly developed

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