News: Press Releases

16 January 2019

Press Releases

HeliOffshore Appoints François Lassale to New Chief Operating Officer Position

HeliOffshore has appointed its operations director François Lassale to the new position of chief operating officer (COO). The change in management structure takes account of the rapid growth of the safety-focused association’s global membership and activities in the four years since it was formed in October 2014.  In his new role, Mr Lassale will be…

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3 October 2018

Press Releases

The Offshore Helicopter Industry’s Safety Intelligence Programme is Driving Life-Saving Action

The new HeliOffshore Safety Intelligence Programme (HSIP) is giving the offshore helicopter industry a clear picture of its safety performance, delivering a growing volume of frontline data that supports all aspects of HeliOffshore’s collaborative work to avoid accidents. Data is already being submitted by operators accounting for more than 80% of aircraft in the combined…

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8 May 2018

Press Releases

HeliOffshore 2018 Conference Commits to Next Steps in Safety Collaboration

Senior leaders from the offshore oil and gas industry have reconfirmed their commitment to driving up safety performance, agreeing to press hard for comprehensive implementation of safety priorities that will have the most potential to save lives in helicopter operations. These safety priorities include activities such as sharing and jointly analysing operational data through the…

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11 December 2017

Press Releases

HeliOffshore and Honeywell Successfully Demonstrate HTAWS Safety Capability

  Efforts to advance the development and implementation of enhanced Helicopter Terrain Awareness and Warning Systems (HTAWS) took a step forward last month with the completion of simulator trials of Honeywell’s EGPWS MKXXII HTAWS solution. Effective collision avoidance is fundamental to helicopter safety, and a collaborative project involving multiple stakeholders is working to give pilots…

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28 September 2017

Press Releases

HeliOffshore steps up collaboration to achieve life-saving safety improvements

HeliOffshore is stepping up work on key projects that it has prioritised as having the greatest potential to save lives in offshore helicopter operations around the world. The association, which now has more than 100 members, is leading the offshore helicopter sector to close the safety gap with fixed-wing operations, with a new push to…

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16 May 2017

News, Press Releases

HELIOFFSHORE CONFERENCE 2017: Enhanced safety through joined up safety investment, data sharing

15 May, 2017 Budapest, Hungary – HeliOffshore Chief Executive Officer Gretchen Haskins, in closing remarks yesterday, commended leaders of the offshore helicopter industry for sustaining an unwavering commitment to safety. In front of more than 180 delegates, Mrs. Haskins described how the industry’s collaboration is making a difference at the frontline. “We are delivering a…

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25 April 2017

News, Press Releases

Offshore Safety Leader HeliOffshore Appoints Communications Director

London, 25 April, 2017 – HeliOffshore, the offshore helicopter industry’s global safety association, today announced the appointment of Charles Alcock as its communications director. In this new full-time role based in London, from 3 July, Charles will continue to build on strong foundations to ensure HeliOffshore engages stakeholders across the industry as they progress a…

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28 March 2017

News, Press Releases

HeliOffshore Appoints New Board Member: Mr. Lance Bospflug

–          Mr. Bospflug from helicopter operator PHI Inc joins HeliOffshore Board –          Replaces Mr. Al Gonsoulin, CEO of PHI Inc. and a founding HeliOffshore member HeliOffshore, the global association for safety in the offshore helicopter industry, announced today the appointment of Mr. Lance F. Bospflug to its Board. Mr. Bospflug, President and Chief Operating Officer…

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