The R44, the world's most popular helicopter, is known for it’s reliability, efficiency, and comfort. It has passenger seating for three, external cargo racks for moving larger gear, and a cargo hook that can lift external cargo. The R44 is an ideal helicopter for transport, sightseeing, photography, and aerial survey due to its large bubble windows, quick cruising speed and low cost of operation. It has been proven in Alaska as a reliable and economical machine.