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Title supplied by cataloger. In 1973, Frank Robinson founded Robinson Helicopter Company, which employs about 1,200 employees. In addition to manufacturing helicopters, Robinson includes a research and development division, has an overhaul program to service older helicopters and offers educational courses for flight instructors and maintenance technicians. A Robinson Helicopter Company employee appears to be assembling rotor blades that will be installed on an R44 helicopter. He kneels in front of the blades and ponders his next move. The Robinson Helicopter Company plant is located at the Torrance Airport.
1 photographic print:col. ;11 x 16 cm. Photographic prints
00105138 Gary Leonard Collection; Los Angeles Photographers Collection; GPC_b45_f2_i30 CARL0005206024 http://126.96.36.199/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/119726
Torrance Municipal Airport Robinson Helicopter Company Rotors (Helicopters) Robinson R44 (Helicopter) Helicopter industry--California--Torrance--Employees Helicopter industry--California--Torrance Helicopters--California--Torrance Industrial facilities--California--Torrance Airports--California--Torrance Torrance (Calif.) Gary Leonard Collection photographs