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  • 10 January 2014

    The rebranding of Eurocopter as Airbus Helicopters, effective today, marks a new era in the history of the company, which joins Airbus and Airbus Defense & Space within the new Airbus Group – the global leader in aerospace, defense and related services. Airbus Helicopters will benefit from and enrich the Airbus brand as it develops, […]

  • 17 September 2014
    Equipment, Research & Development

    Bringing together space and deep sea research is the goal of the Helmholtz Alliance “ROBEX  – Robotic Exploration of Extreme Environments”, which is coordinated at the Alfred Wegener Institute, Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research (AWI). Since yesterday Airbus DS Bremen is associated partner of ROBEX and provides its expertise in space robotics  into […]

  • 9 July 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    The first Level D full-flight simulator for Airbus Helicopters’ EC175 rotorcraft has received airworthiness certification from the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA), enabling launch pilots to be trained with this high-fidelity system.

  • 1 June 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    German-based WIKING Helikopter Service has signed a contract with Airbus Helicopters for the delivery of two H145 helicopters in offshore configuration at the international aerospace exhibition ILA in Berlin. The H145s will become the first Airbus helicopters to join WIKING’s fleet. The company currently operates a fleet of Sikorsky and AgustaWestland aircraft. According to Airbus, delivery of the […]

  • 24 September 2018
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Airbus Helicopters views the support for wind farms as a business segment that is undergoing global growth and expects demand for up to a thousand helicopters over the coming two decades, corresponding to revenues of approximately EUR 9 billion.

  • 26 October 2016

    By Cyril Altmeyer and Tim Hepher PARIS (Reuters) – Airbus Group <AIR.PA> voiced frustration on Wednesday at a continued ban on Super Puma oil industry flights in Britain, weeks after European safety regulators cleared the helicopter to fly again. Finance Director Harald Wilhelm questioned whether the failure to allow a resumption of most H225 flights […]

  • 21 December 2017

    Lease Corporation International (LCI), the aviation division of the Libra Group, has taken delivery of its first Airbus Helicopters H175 aircraft and placed it on lease with CHC. The aircraft will be based out of Aberdeen, Scotland, supporting oil and gas production activities in the North Sea. Crispin Maunder, Executive Chairman of LCI, says: “The […]

  • 3 August 2017

    Offshore helicopter operator CHC Helicopter is expanding its aircraft fleet with its first H175 Airbus helicopter for use in offshore oil and gas operations. The aircraft has been delivered in full offshore passenger transport configuration, allowing CHC to begin training and adjustment from the operator’s base at Aberdeen, ahead of operational launch in August 2017, Airbus […]

  • 12 December 2014

    Airbus Helicopters yesterday delivered two new-generation EC175 helicopters to NHV for oil and gas missions in the North Sea.

  • 27 February 2014
    Business & Finance

    Milestone Aviation Group, a helicopter leasing company, and SonAir, the largest African helicopter operator and a subsidiary of the Angolan national oil company Sonangol, announced that three of Milestone’s record order for 30 of Airbus Helicopters’ EC225s will begin performing airlift duties for Angola’s oil and gas sector. The arrangements, announced today on Airbus Helicopters’ […]

  • 13 October 2016
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    German helicopter offshore hoist operator Helicopter Travel Munich (HTM) has signed a contract with Airbus Helicopters for one H145 which, once delivered in December 2017,  will serve offshore wind farms in the German Bight. The new aircraft will be operated from HTM’s bases at Emden, Norden, Borkum and Helgoland. The H145 joins HTM’s inventory of Airbus Helicopters-built […]

  • 2 May 2016

    An amateur video has started circling the internet following the fatal oil rig helicopter crash, in Turoy, near Bergen on Friday. The video above apparently shows the rotor and propellers of the aircraft spinning in the air, after detaching from the CHC-operated helicopter, right before the crash. Thirteen people died in the crash, two pilots […]

  • 15 July 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    A crew consisting of 18 oil workers has been left stranded on a North Sea Ensco 102 rig when discovered that the helicopter, that was supposed to fly them home, is leaking fluid. The problem with the Airbus EC225, that was supposed to take the workers home, was discovered when the rig workers lined up […]

  • 23 October 2011
    Business & Finance

    Rickmers-Linie, the Hamburg based operator of heavy lift and project liner services, has been selected by Spirit AeroSystems as its partner for the transportation of fuselage sections for Airbus from Morehead City, North Carolina (NC), to Montoir (Port of Nantes St. Nazaire) in Northern France. The contract covers the transportation of fuselage sections and will […]

  • 3 June 2016

    After Norway this week extended the no-flight ban on all Super Puma EC225LP (H225) helicopters, to include the Search and Rescue and medical missions as well, the UK has followed suit. To remind, the ban on all EC225LP flights in UK and Norway was introduced shortly after the fatal accident in Norway on April 29, […]

  • 16 June 2015

    Airbus Helicopters has revealed the concept phase start-up for a new European helicopter, the X6, at the Paris Air Show yesterday. The company has said that it will now embark on a  two-year definition period on this next-generation heavy-lift rotorcraft that will be tailored for oil and gas missions. “X6 will be for the heavy segment […]

  • 23 September 2019

    OceanFinder uses satellites and AIS data to offer vessel tracking services.

  • 3 August 2015
    Operations & Maintenance

    Airbus Helicopters has delivered the first H135 to HTM Helicopter Travel Munich GmbH for offshore wind operations, marking a new milestone for the enhanced version of Airbus Helicopters’ lightweight rotorcraft previously known as the EC135 T3. The H135 is well adapted to the full range of offshore operations, benefitting from the helicopter’s excellent performance, especially in […]

  • 15 March 2019
    Business & Finance

    The Skyways drone can transport payloads of up to 4kg as far as 3km from the coast.

  • 25 October 2019
    Business & Finance

    The companies are combining vessel traffic and port management solutions.

  • 13 January 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Industrial group, thyssenkrupp, is acquiring the 49 percent interest in the Atlas Elektronik currently held by Airbus and will therefore become the sole owner of Atlas Elektronik. The Atlas Elektronik group is an international maritime company with a global reputation for sonar systems and has been a technology partner to thyssenkrupp Marine Systems for many […]

  • 6 December 2016

    Norwegian oil major Statoil will no longer be using Airbus’ Super Puma helicopters for its operations following a fatal helicopter accident in April this year.  Reuters reported on Tuesday that the oil company would not resume using the Super Puma helicopters even if the Norwegian Civil Aviation Authority lifted the ban introduced on two types […]