The Robinson R66 is a turbine-powered helicopter designed and built by the Robinson Helicopter Company.
It has five seats and a separate cargo compartment and is powered by a Rolls-Royce RR300 turboshaft.
The R66 is slightly faster and smoother than the Robinson R44 from which it is derived.
The R66 received both type and production certificates from the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) on October 25, 2010.
Deliveries started in November 2010.