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Fatal accident inquiry planned for 2013 helicopter crash

A fatal accident inquiry into a 2013 Super Puma deadly offshore helicopter crash in the UK is to be held, BBC has ...

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NHV Group joins offshore helicopter body HeliOffshore

Belgium-based offshore helicopter operator NHV Group has joined HeliOffshore, a global organization safety-focused ...

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North Sea helicopter pilots vote for strike amid pay dispute

Illustration: A CHC Helicopter taxiing after landing at Sumbrugh airportRonnie Robertson

Helicopter pilots serving the UK offshore oil and gas industry have voted for strike action over a pay dispute.

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CHC to support Cairn's first operated wells in Norway

Cairn Energy's Norwegian subsidiary Capricorn Norge has hired CHC for the provision of helicopter services for its ...

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UK: Perenco extends helicopter deal with Bristow

Offshore helicopter specialist Bristow has been awarded a three-year contract extension from the oil company ...

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Mexico allows use of S-92 helicopters for offshore O&G ops

Mexico's Directorate General of Civil Aeronautics (DGAC) approved the use of Sikorsky S-92 helicopter in all ...

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Leonardo to supply helicopter for Russian O&G ops

Italian aerospace player Leonardo will provide an AW189 super medium helicopter to Aviashelf to perform transport ...

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Cougar helicopter in emergency after landing gear issue

A Cougar helicopter carrying crew from an offshore installation in Canada had trouble landing at the St. John’s ...

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Unions slam CAA move to revoke Super Puma flight ban

The Norwegian oil workers union is disappointed by the UK and Norwegian Civil Aviation Authorities’ decision ...

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Petronas breaks off helicopter deal with MHS

Malaysian oil company Petronas has terminated a contract for the provision of transportation of personnel to ...

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Bristow scoops Gulf of Mexico SAR deal with Hess

Offshore helicopter operator Bristow has been awarded a contract with U.S.-based oil company Hess for medevac and ...

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Damaged helicopter removed from rig off Brazil

A CHC helicopter that crash-landed last week on the Petrobras-operated Sevan Brasil drilling rig off Brazil has ...

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ConocoPhillips hires Babcock for offshore helicopter support

ConocoPhillips has awarded Babcock a contract for offshore helicopters services in the Timor Sea. Babcock’s ...

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Crashed heli moved from Petrobras FPSO

Following a rough landing on a Petrobras FPSO offshore Brazil, a helicopter from the Omni Taxi Aereo company has ...

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Helicopter crashes into Petrobras FPSO

Earlier this week, a helicopter had a rough landing and crashed into the heliport of the Petrobras-operated P-37 ...

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Ithaca to use NHV helis for Harrier

Belgian helicopter services company NHV Group has been awarded a contract with Ithaca Energy to provide helicopter ...

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Sikorsky 'grounds' all S92 choppers

Offshore helicopter manufacturer Sikorsky has reportedly instructed all owners of its S92 type helicopters to keep ...

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Norway pushed to lift Super Puma ban

Norway is reportedly being pressured to lift a flight suspension on two types of Super Puma helicopters that had ...

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UK, Norway keep Super Puma ban

A ban on all flights of Airbus Helicopters’ Super Puma EC225LP and AS332L2 remains in place in Norway and UK ...

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Ban on Super Puma helicopters lifted

European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) on Friday, October 7, 2016, decided to lift the temporary flight suspension ...

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Angola heli crash: Wreckage, one body found

U.S. oil firm Chevron has recovered part of the wreckage of the helicopter that crashed offshore Angola last week. ...

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