Apache hires Bristow for North Sea helicopter services

Bristow Helicopters has secured a new contract with Apache North Sea Limited to support its North Sea operations.

The contract which has a five year primary term, with further extension options, will start on September 1, 2017.

Aircraft types provided under the contract will comprise both the Sikorsky S-92 and Leonardo AW189.

Alan Corbett, managing director of Bristow Helicopters, said: “This is our first contract with Apache in the UK, and we are very pleased to have established this relationship with them.”

“Bristow has been flying oil and gas passengers out of Aberdeen since 1965 and, as ever, our commitment to our passengers and our clients remains the most important focus for us.”