Other News for Robinson R44

  • PICTURE: Estonian air force R44s get night vision upgrade


    Estonia's ability to perform night-time search and rescue and surveillance activities has increased, following an...


  • Australia issues advisory following R44 accident


    The Australian Transport Safety Bureau is advising operators of Robinson R44 helicopters to check their hydraulic boost...


  • Russian regulator moots news rules for GA following R44 crash


    Russia's Interstate Aviation Committee, MAK, has recommended a series of new measures to tighten control of general...


  • News Listings for Robinson R44

  • Australia to ground Robinson R44s that lack fuel tank upgrade

    News | 05 Apr 2013 08:48 | Greg Waldron

    <p>Australia's safety watchdog has warned that Robinson R44 helicopters that do not receive a fuel tank upgrade will be grounded from 30 April.</p><p>"The Civil...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Australia-to-ground-Robinson-R44s-that-lack-fuel-tank-upgrade-384248/
  • PICTURE: Estonian air force R44s get night vision upgrade

    News | 25 Apr 2012 11:00 | Craig Hoyle

    Estonia's ability to perform night-time search and rescue and surveillance activities has increased, following an upgrade to two of the nation's Robinson R44 light helicopters.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PICTURE-Estonian-air-force-R44s-get-night-vision-upgrade-371099/
  • Russian pilot tried to cover up R44 crash

    News | 09 May 2011 14:30 | Kate Sarsfield

    A Russian private pilot flying a Robinson R44 Clipper II helicopter tried for 90min to hide the fact that his machine had been destroyed in a heavy landing following a birdstrike, according to an accident report by the CIS Interstate Aviation Committee.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Russian-pilot-tried-to-cover-up-R44-crash-356414/
  • Australia issues advisory following R44 accident

    News | 27 Mar 2011 22:59 | Emma Kelly

    The Australian Transport Safety Bureau is advising operators of Robinson R44 helicopters to check their hydraulic boost servos following a fatal accident earlier this year when part of a helicopter's flight controls separated from the hydraulic-boost system.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Australia-issues-advisory-following-R44-accident-354792/
  • Russian regulator moots news rules for GA following R44 crash

    News | 17 Sep 2010 11:00

    Russia's Interstate Aviation Committee, MAK, has recommended a series of new measures to tighten control of general aviation as part of a report on the crash of a single-engined, Robinson R44 helicopter on 2 January that left the pilot with burns and destroyed the aircraft.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Russian-regulator-moots-news-rules-for-GA-following-R44-crash-347441/
  • Main rotor blade failure caused R44 crash

    News | 11 Aug 2010 16:23 | Arie Egozi

    The fatal crash of a Robinson R44 helicopter (4X-BDM) in Israel in November 2009 was the result of the failure of one of the main rotor blades, according to the report of the Israeli air accident investigator.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Main-rotor-blade-failure-caused-R44-crash-346036/