R44 Raven I

Turbine Performance / Piston Price

Affordable luxury defines the Raven I. Standard features include a precision-engineered RPM governor, a durable rotor brake, an auxiliary fuel system for added versatility and longer range, a powerful heater/defogger, and hydraulic power controls that completely eliminate stick shake and control forces for a smooth, relaxing ride.

The Raven I's distinctive aerodynamic design allows a high cruise speed up to 130 mph and an average fuel consumption of only 12 to 16 gallons per hour. The dependable Lycoming O-540 engine is derated from 260 to 225 HP (225 HP take-off) for long life and unmatched reliability. The cabin offers comfortable "two plus two" seating with removable dual controls and no bulkhead or post between the front and rear seats, assuring exceptional visibility and panoramic views for all passengers.

The R44 Raven I is also available as a Clipper I equipped with fixed utility floats for over-water operations.
Robinson's engineering emphasis on quality, reliability, and performance has made the R44 Raven the world's top-selling helicopter. It has fewer accidents due to aircraft or engine failure than other light helicopters, and best of all, the Raven has the lowest cost per seat-mile of any helicopter anywhere.
* Basic configuration price.


  Raven I Features:

  • The Robinson R44 Raven I helicopter offers precision-engineered power,
  • high reliability,
  • fuel economy,
  • endurance,
  • and remarkable altitude performance,
  • payload and speed.

Thanks to its distinctive aerodynamic design, the Robinson R44 Raven I is capable of a high cruise speed of up to 130mph and a maximum range of 397 miles.