Robinson R66 Turbine Helicopter

Aerial Recon Ltd offers both new and used R66 for sale.  The R66 offers exceptional performance and operating costs.  The R66 Turbine offers many of Robinson’s signature design features including a two-bladed rotor system, T-bar cyclic, and open cabin configuration.  A fifth seat, dedicated cargo hold, and the Rolls Royce RR300 turboshaft engine distinguish the R66 from other Robinson aircraft.

Specifically designed for the R66, the RR300 operates on readily available jet A fuel and delivers increased reserve power, improved altitude performance and greater capacity.  The R66 meets current FAA crashworthiness regulations and offers the latest in Robinson technology including energy absorbing seats and a bladder fuel system. 


R66 Helicopter Comparison

(2013)

 

R-66

EC120

B206

Price

$830,000

$1.76M

N/A

Max Gross Weight

2700lbs

3781lbs

3200lbs

Empty Weight

1280lbs

2191lbs

1850lbs

Useful Load

1420lbs

1590lbs

1350lbs

Fuel

493lbs

707lbs

640lbs

Useful Load Full Fuel

927lbs

883lbs

710lbs

Fuel Burn

147lbs/hr

213lbs/hr

210lbs/hr

 Cruise

120kts

115kts

95kts

 Range 

385nm

382nm

289nm

G/W Hover OGE +20 degrees

7,800’

4300’

4000’

Passengers

4

4

4

VNE

140kts

150kts

122kts

 

Standard Avionics:

8 hole instrument panel, GTR 225B COM radio, GMA 350H audio panel, GTX 327 transponder

Optional Avionics:

Aspen Avionics Evolution Primary and Multifunction Flight Display Systems, Gamin GTN 600/700 touch screen GPSs, Garmin GTX 330ES transponder with ADS-B, GDL 88 UAT with dual band ADS-B In

(Note: All touch screen GPS options are installed in the pilot side console to minimize head-down time)

Standard instruments:

Airspeed indicator, Altimeter, Digital outside air temperature, Hour meter, Magnetic compass, Oil temperature and pressure gages, Quartz clock, Rotor and engine dual tachometer, Vertical speed indicator, N1 Tachometer, Torque Meter, Turbine Gas Temperature Indicator.

Standard Equipment:

Leather seats, HID landing lights, Anti-Collision light, Belly hard point, Cabin heater and de-fogger, Door locks, Floor and hand intercom switches, Navigation and map lights, integrated oils filter with bypass indicators, 160 Amp starter generator, Engine compressor rinse nozzle, Pilot adjustable pedals, Rotor tie-downs, Tinted windscreen and windows, tow cart adapter, Windshield cover Robinson Travel bag.

Turbine Engine:

The R66 is powered by the powerful and light Rolls Royce RR300 engine.rr300_eng

  • Power (shp) – 300 shp turboshaft; derated to 270 shp for takeoff and 224 shp continuous
  • Pressure ratio – 6.2
  • Length (in) – 37.6
  • Width (in) – 21.5
  • Basic weight (lb) – 201 (dry)
  • Compressor – 1 stage centrifugal
  • Turbine – 2 stage GP, 2 stage PT

R66 DIMENSIONS