Oil & Gas
Aug. 8, 2012, Montreal - Canadian Helicopters Group Inc. says its HNZ subsidiary has won a U.S. $40-million, four-year Philippines offshore oil and gas helicopter support contract from Shell Global Solutions International B.V.
Feb. 13, 2012, Dallas, Tx. - Milestone Aviation Group and Eurocopter today announced an order for 16 EC225 aircraft.
Standing pat.” “Not taking many chances.” “Sticking to the status quo.”
Dec. 13, 2011, Vejen, Denmark - Bel Air of Denmark has signed a contract with AgustaWestland for two AW189 helicopters, which will be used for offshore oil and gas transport missions in the North Sea.
July 12, 2011, France – Eurocopter today marked the 100th delivery of an EC225, which was received by Bristow Group Inc. (Bristow) – the leading provider of helicopter services to the offshore energy industry worldwide.
April 19, 2011, Vancouver - CHC Helicopter, the world's leading offshore helicopter services provider, is pleased to announce a joint partnership with the Civil Aviation Authority of the Cayman Islands (CAACI).
April 12, 2011, Montreal - Canadian Helicopters Group Inc. plans to buy New Zealand's largest helicopter owner and operator for $120 million in a deal the Montreal transportation services company called "transformational."
Feb. 1, 2011, Aberdeen, U.K. - Eurocopter officially inaugurated its new North Sea Service Centre in Aberdeen, Scotland today, providing a highly capable training, technical support and logistics facility in close proximity to helicopter operators who support the region’s vital oil and gas industry – as well as the emerging wind farm sector.
For many Canadians living in urban centres the occasional sight of a helicopter overhead may bring to mind the radio traffic reports that they listen to during their weekday commutes or, perhaps, the unfortunate situation of a patient being airlifted to a downtown hospital.
Dec. 20, 2010, Montreal - CAE and CHC Helicopter announced today that they have signed an agreement pursuant to which CAE will acquire CHC Helicopter's helicopter flight training operations including four full-flight simulators located in Norway, United Kingdom and Canada.
Oct. 6, 2010, Stratford, Conn. - The S-92 fleet of medium-lift helicopters has surpassed 250,000 flight hours since the first aircraft entered service six years ago, establishing a record pace for a commercial fleet of Sikorsky helicopters. The first production S-92 entered service in September, 2004.
May 4, 2010, Yellowknife, - Great Slave Helicopters (GSH), has extended its reach into South America through a one-year Master Service Agreement signed May 3 in support of ongoing oil and gas seismic exploration activity with South American Exploration LLC's Peruvian operations.
Feb. 25, 2010, Houston, Texas - The VIH Aviation Group of Victoria, British Columbia, Canada announced at the Heli Expo this week the purchase of two new Eurocopter EC225 long-range heavy helicopters.
Jan. 28, 2010 – AgustaWestland has announced that the VIH Cougar Helicopters Inc. of USA has taken delivery of an AW139 medium twin helicopter during an official ceremony recently held at Vergiate plant (Italy).
Jan. 14, 2010 – AgustaWestland has announced that the VIH Cougar Helicopters Inc. of USA has taken delivery of an AW139 medium twin helicopter during an official ceremony recently held at Vergiate plant (Italy).
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