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8/11/2013 6:00:00 AM
Guidance Aviation acquires new helicopter

Guidance Aviation, which has flight training schools in Prescott and Baton Rouge, La., has added a Robinson R66 turbine helicopter to its fleet.

The helicopter is powered by a Rolls Royce RR300 and cruises at speeds up to 125 knots, according to Dave Roy, director of flight operations at Guidance.

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Reader Comments

Posted: Thursday, August 15, 2013
Article comment by: Informed Dog

You can view a picture of the R66 and read more info from original Press Release
(which was provided to all news outlets) at:

Posted: Wednesday, August 14, 2013
Article comment by: arlo ableson

"How does it compare the the helicopter Guidance donated to the YC Sheriff's Dept?"

It flies, and doesn't need a million dollar overhaul, payed to Guidance by the taxpayers.

Posted: Sunday, August 11, 2013
Article comment by: Curious Cat

Common Courier. Where's a photo. Jet helicopters are really a thing of beauty!!!!! Isn't the R66 the latest in Jet Helicopter technology? They were just certified by the FAA last year. How does it compare the the helicopter Guidance donated to the YC Sheriff's Dept? More Details...... please!!!!!!!!!

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