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TitleÂ 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. Employees can be seen working on tail rotors and installing the main rotor blades on an R44 helicopter at the Robinson Helicopter Company plant, located at the Torrance Airport.
1 photographic print:col. ;11 x 16 cm. Photographic prints
00105179 Gary Leonard Collection; Los Angeles Photographers Collection; GPC_b45_f2_i49 CARL0005206043 http://184.108.40.206/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/119747
Torrance Municipal Airport Robinson Helicopter Company Robinson R44 (Helicopter) Helicopter industry--California--Torrance--Employees Rotors (Helicopters) Helicopters--California--Torrance Helicopter industry--California--Torrance Industrial facilities--California--Torrance Airports--California--Torrance Torrance (Calif.) Gary Leonard Collection photographs