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  • 13 February 2014
    Business & Finance

    New helicopter-services operator Atlantic Aviation, supported by one of the world’s leading providers of high-quality transportation to offshore oil and gas producers, has begun commercial flights of Agusta Westland 139 (AW139) helicopters from Lagos. Atlantic Aviation, a Nigerian company owned by Jagal Group with technical service support from CHC Helicopter, started crew-rotation flights for Shell […]

  • 21 March 2016

    Reetec GmbH will supply aviation obstruction markers for the Wikinger offshore wind farm. Marking 70 Adwen’s wind turbines falls under German guidelines for the identification of aviation obstacles. Reetec will provide identification lights for the nacelles and towers, as well as the accompanying control and accessory components. Due to rotating blades, some identification requirements are specially adapted to the wind industry. Each nacelle will […]

  • 2 August 2013

    Airplane manufacturer Aviat Aircraft, Inc. and Minneapolis-based Aviation Foundation of America, Inc. announced the scheduled unveiling of the first dual fuel, piston powered aircraft to operate on both compressed natural gas (CNG) and aviation gasoline. The Aviat Husky CNG will be on display outside the Innovations Pavilion throughout AirVenture 2013 which takes place in Oshkosh, […]

  • 17 March 2016
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Denmark-based offshore aviation consulting and safety assurance provider SeaState Aviation has opened offices in London and Hamburg, reflecting the company’s increased focus on offshore wind and oil & gas markets in the UK and Germany. “We have seen an increasing demand for our project management, audit, certification and inspection services from the offshore wind and […]

  • 17 March 2016
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Denmark-based offshore aviation consulting and safety assurance provider SeaState Aviation has opened offices in London and Hamburg, reflecting the company’s increased focus on offshore wind and oil & gas markets in the UK and Germany. “We have seen an increasing demand for our project management, audit, certification and inspection services from the offshore wind and […]

  • 14 December 2015
    Business & Finance

    The 195 nations at the COP21 climate change summit in Paris unanimously reached an agreement on carbon emissions on December 12 – without including the shipping and aviation industries. The global shipping industry, represented by the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) throughout the United Nations Climate Change Conference, welcomed the ‘Paris agreement’, adding that “the shipping […]

  • 14 October 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    GE Capital Aviation Services, the aircraft leasing unit of GE, has announced the signing of an agreement to acquire Milestone Aviation Group, the Dublin-based helicopter lessor, for $1.775 billion.   “The Milestone acquisition is a great fit for GE – it combines GECAS’ global reach and 45+ years in leasing commercial jets with a fast-growing […]

  • 6 February 2014
    Business & Finance

    Weststar Aviation Services Sdn. Bhd., a member of the Weststar Group of Companies, announced the successful launch of its first regional expansion in Asia after its new Songkhla base in Thailand started operations on a seven-year PTT Exploration and Production (PTTEP) contract. Weststar Aviation Services expansion into Thailand comes after a joint venture with its […]

  • 18 October 2016
    Operations & Maintenance, Technology

    German marine aids to navigation specialist Sabik Offshore GmbH and Orga Aviation BV, a Dutch provider of aviation obstruction products, have signed a collaboration agreement to develop and market an integrated marine aids to navigation and aviation obstruction solution for safe sea and air navigation in the vicinity of offshore wind farms. Sabik Offshore has been providing […]

  • 19 June 2017

    Malaysian oil company Petronas has terminated a contract for the provision of transportation of personnel to offshore facilities with the helicopter services provider, MHS Aviation.  MHS Aviation, a 51% subsidiary of Boustead Holdings, had received a letter dated June 9, 2017, from Petronas Carigali giving it a 90 days’ notice of Petronas’ intention to terminate without cause contract […]

  • 22 June 2017

    After Malaysian state-owned firm Petronas terminated a contract with the helicopter services provider MHS Aviation for the provision of transportation of personnel to offshore facilities, three other companies followed suit.  Namely, MHS Aviation, a 51% subsidiary of Boustead Holdings, has also received termination letters from Sapura Exploration and Production, EQ Petroleum Production Malaysia, and ExxonMobil Exploration and Production Malaysia each […]

  • 15 October 2015
    Business & Finance

    Members of the European Parliament have called on the European Union and all other countries at this year’s Paris climate summit to ensure a requirement is included for reducing emissions from international shipping and aviation. Parliamentarians called for emissions reduction targets for both sectors to be set before the end of 2016 by the corresponding […]

  • 18 September 2015
    Operations & Maintenance

    EMAS AMC’s subsea construction and pipelay vessel ‘Lewek Express’ is mobilizing from Oceaneering’s yard in Rosyth to lay umbilicals on Aviat field. The vessel is currently loading umbilicals for the installation on Apache’s Aviat field located in Block 22/7A, in the UK North Sea. Previously the Lewek Express completed the installation of rigid flowline on the field, EMAS […]

  • 15 October 2015
    Business & Finance

    Members of the European Parliament have called on the European Union and all other countries at this year’s Paris climate summit to ensure a requirement is included for reducing emissions from international shipping and aviation. Parliamentarians called for emissions reduction targets for both sectors to be set before the end of 2016 by the corresponding […]

  • 27 November 2007

    The restoration of Donald Campbell’s Bluebird has taken a major step forward with the donation of a new jet engine. De Havilland Aviation provided the Bristol Orpheus engine, which had previously been on display at the Bournemouth Airport’s aviation museum.

  • 24 September 2014
    Equipment

    The U.S. Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) has published an Advanced Notice of Proposed Rulemaking in the Federal Register Reading Room soliciting public comments on improving the safety of helideck and aviation fuel operations on fixed offshore facilities. This notice is the most recent step in BSEE’s continued efforts to strengthen safety on […]

  • 26 May 2005

    The Philippines will once again be the center of the international community as organizers stage the Ninth International Aviation, Maritime, and Defense (AMD 2005) Exhibition on May 26-29, 2005, at the Philippine Trade Training Center.

  • 16 August 2012
    Environment

    Alliance to Protect Nantucket Sound (APNS) released a statement regarding Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) ruling on Cape Wind’s effect on aeronautical operations, saying: Today’s Federal Aviation Administration ruling shows a complete and total disregard for public safety.  The agency charged with protecting pilots and passengers has completely abdicated its responsibility to the public because of […]

  • 15 September 2015

    The heads of 7 of the 8 political groups of the European Parliament’s environment committee wrote yesterday to the Environment Ministers of the 28 EU countries urging them to include international shipping and aviation in a global climate deal at Paris. “To promote increased climate ambition from ICAO and IMO, like all the other sectors of […]

  • 5 September 2016
    Operations & Maintenance

    Energy logistics provider Peterson has secured a contract with Siemens to supply Jet A1 aviation fuel in offshore transport fuel tanks, which will be transported from Peterson’s supply base in Den Helder, the Netherlands, to the Siemens service base facility in Eemshaven, and then shipped to the Gemini offshore wind farm. In addition to the supply of aviation fuel, […]

  • 5 September 2016
    Operations & Maintenance

    Energy logistics provider Peterson has secured a contract with Siemens to supply Jet A1 aviation fuel in offshore transport fuel tanks, which will be transported from Peterson’s supply base in Den Helder, the Netherlands, to the Siemens service base facility in Eemshaven, and then shipped to the Gemini offshore wind farm. In addition to the supply of aviation fuel, […]

  • 4 September 2014

    Cobham Aviation Services secured a contract extension with Chevron Australia to continue providing flights between Perth and Barrow Island in support of Chevron’s operations and projects in Western Australia. Under the contract, which includes an initial order of approximately A$60 million, with an estimated full value in excess of A$160 million through to 2020, Cobham […]