News

28 April 2017

Incident Updates, News

Update Regarding the Accident Investigation in Norway

On 28 April 2017 the Accident Investigation Board Norway (AIBN) published a preliminary report on the air accident near Turøy, Norway on 29 April 2016. Click here to review the report Click here to view the latest safety information from the AIBN and other safety authorities

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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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4 April 2017

Quarterly Updates

Quarterly Update 7

You can read the HeliOffshore Quarterly Update Issue 7 here (PDF). It contains an update from CEO Gretchen Haskins on our top priority safety initiatives, a welcome to our new Board Member Mr. Lance Bospflug, and key dates for your diary.    

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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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17 March 2017

News

Collaboration drives safety leadership

At HAI HELI-EXPO in Dallas, AIN Online interviewed HeliOffshore CEO, Gretchen Haskins to produce this short film on the importance of collaboration, and how we are working with our members to create workable solutions to the biggest safety challenges in the industry. Our top priorities are System Reliability and Resilience, Operational Effectiveness, especially avoiding loss of…

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15 March 2017

News

Royal Aeronautical Society Conference: 5-6 July 2017

The Royal Aeronautical Society (RAeS) rotorcraft summer conference Technology Friend or Foe – Operations in an increasingly complex environment builds on previous automation conferences, to consider the impact of technological changes to onshore rotorcraft operations. Cockpit automation in onshore operations are more likely to be affected by the changes in airspace management that are that…

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14 March 2017

Incident Updates, News

Accident involving Irish Coast Guard SAR Helicopter off West Coast of Ireland

At approximately 01.00 on 14 March 2017 contact was lost with an S-92 aircraft operating search-and-rescue services on behalf of the Irish Coast Guard (IRCG). On 23 April 2017, Aerossurance published an article on the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) decisions on management of aeronautical databases / Part-DAT. EASA has recently issued two Executive Director (ED) Decisions…

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7 March 2017

News

Sikorsky and PHI Inc transmit in-flight data from S-92 helicopter

HeliOffshore members Sikorsky and PHI Inc., along with Outerlink Global Solutions (a Metro Aviation company), today announced that the S-92 helicopter has demonstrated the ability to transmit in-flight, real-time Health and Usage Monitoring Systems (HUMS) data to PHI’s operations control center. The announcement was made at the 2017 Helicopter Association International Heli-Expo show. You can…

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