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November 18, 2015

Robinson Announces the new Robinson R44 Cadet Training Helicopter

Robinson R44 Cadet R44 “Cadet” Press Release   ROBINSON INTRODUCES THE TWO-PLACE R44 CADET Torrance, CA – Robinson Helicopter Company plans to debut the Robinson R44 Cadet, a two place R44, in the first quarter of 2016. While suitable for a wide variety of utilitarian applications, Robinson developed the Cadet […]
November 17, 2015

A New Robinson R44?

I recently had the opportunity to go back to the Robinson Helicopter Company (RHC) factory for the pilot safety course.  If you have never been, as a private pilot you are eligible to attend and I highly recommend going.  Over the course you will go over safety, the POH, systems […]
November 11, 2015

New Solution for Students

AOPA’s Flexible Aviation Loan removes the cost barrier so more students can start and complete their training. QUICK & EASY After filling out a quick online application you should receive a decision within 1 business day. AFFORDABLE Private pilot’s license for as little as $100–200 a month for 84 months*. […]
June 29, 2015

SFAR 73 Training

Robinson Helicopter Company added a free online tutorial about Special Federal Aviation Regulation 73 (SFAR 73) to its website. The purpose of the tutorial is to help R22 and R44 pilots gain a better understanding of the training required and when it is required in order to comply with SFAR […]
April 21, 2015

Introducing the Robinson R88

Introduced in 2006, the Robinson R88 – an eight-seat multi-purpose helicopter – remained in experimental development at a secret facility near Gold Coast, Australia until it was finally abandoned in 2008.     This is virtually a true story, but it didn’t actually happen. In September of 2006, a member of pprune.org, […]
March 20, 2015

Qui sommes nous?

702 Helicopters est une école de pilotage américaine basée à las vegas, dans le Nevada. Créée en 2007,elle compte aujourd’hui 4 Instructeurs , qui vous suivront pas à pas au cours de votre formation, PPL ou CPL, ou encore pour passer vos qualifications telles que IfR, CFI ou  CFII. Votre […]
March 4, 2015

Airbus’ New Composite Helicopter Is A Billion Dollar Bet

Chris ClarkeOriginally appearing in jalopnik.com The Airbus H160 is the world’s first all-composite civil helicopter, a lightweight chopper that promises a 185 MPH cruising speed and a comfortable, whisper quiet ride when it takes flight later this year. The H160 is the first aircraft manufactured under Airbus Helicopters after it […]
February 28, 2015

2015 International Rotor Safety Conference

http://www.faahelisafety.org/ The Federal Aviation Administration’s Rotorcraft Directorate will host the 2015 International Rotorcraft Safety Conference April 21-23, 2015, in Hurst, Texas, a Fort Worth suburb. The free event will be geared toward pilots, mechanics, flight safety officers and others associated with personal/private, instructional/training and aerial application rotorcraft. The event will […]