Robinson R44The Robinson R44 is the R22’s big brother. It is a larger version with seating for four.

It is currently the worlds best selling aircraft for both the private and commercial sectors, which says a lot about the popularity and versatility of this single engine helicopter.

Weights
Weight 2,500 lb
Empty Weight Equipped (incl oil & avionics) 1,506 lb
Standard Fuel (30.6 gal) 184 lb
Auxiliary Fuel (18.3 gal) 110 lb
Passengers and Baggage w / standard fuel 810 lb
Passengers and Baggage w / auxiliary fuel 700 lb
Performance
Cruise Speed up to 135 mph (117 kts)
Maximum Range (no reserve) approx 400 miles (348 nm)
Hover Ceiling IGE @ 2500 lb 8,950 feet
Hover Ceiling OGE @ 2300 lb 7,500 feet
Hover Ceiling OGE @ 2500 lb 4,500 feet
Rate-of-Climb @ 2500 lb & 6000 feet over 1,000 fpm
Maximum Operating Altitude 14,000 feet