Robinson Helicopter received FAA certification for a new empennage configuration for their R66 turbine model. [Courtesy: Robinson Helicopter]

FAA Greenlights Robinson R66’s New Empennage Design: A Leap Forward in Helicopter Stability

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The aviation world recently witnessed a significant advancement in helicopter design as the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) granted its seal of approval to the new empennage configuration for the Robinson R66 Turbine helicopter. A Glimpse into the Robinson R66 Turbine …

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FAA Invests $92 Million in Sustainable Airport Development

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Introduction: A Leap Towards Sustainability In a significant stride towards sustainable airport development, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has earmarked $92 million for sustainability projects at airports across the United States. This funding, part of the FAA’s Airport Improvement Program …