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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. An employee selects one of the R44 helicopter rotor blades he will be working on in preparation for its final coat of paint at the Robinson Helicopter Company plant, located at the Torrance Airport.
1 photographic print:col. ;11 x 16 cm. Photographic prints
00105140 Gary Leonard Collection; Los Angeles Photographers Collection; GPC_b45_f2_i32 CARL0005206026 http://220.127.116.11/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/119727
Torrance Municipal Airport Robinson Helicopter Company Rotors (Helicopters) Robinson R44 (Helicopter) Helicopters--Painting--California--Torrance Helicopter industry--California--Torrance--Employees Helicopter industry--California--Torrance Industrial facilities--California--Torrance Airports--California--Torrance Torrance (Calif.) Gary Leonard Collection photographs