Robinson R22

Robinson R22 Beta


Training Helicopter R22

The R22 is a 2 seat American made light piston helicopter. The R22 was designed in 1979 by Frank Robinson as a means of personal transportation. The R22 was previously the most widely used helicopter in the world until being over-taken by its big brother; the R44. The R22 has achieved great popularity within the Australian Mustering community.

General Information:

  • Crew: 2
  • Length: 8.7M
  • Rotor diameter: 7.7M
  • Height: 2.7 m
  • Powerplant: 1× Lycoming O-320-B2C flat 4 piston engine, 160 hp (119 kW)


  • Cruising Speed: 80 Knots
  • Top Speed: 102 Knots
  • Range: 380Km
  • Service Ceiling: 14,000 Feet
  • Rate of Climb: 1,200 Feet per Minute


Hangar 32, Redcliffe Aerodrome
Nathan Road, Rothwell 4022
Queensland, Australia

Head Office Phone: (07) 3385 9500


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