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  • 13 June 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    DeepFlight has entered into a working relationship with Lloyd’s Register (LR) to certify DeepFlight personal submarines in accordance with LR’s rules for the construction and classification of submersibles and diving systems. DeepFlight has re-designed the concept of a personal submarine through its use of composite materials, and by applying the principles and dynamics of flight […]

  • 21 March 2014
    Business & Finance

    Due to the bad weather conditions, yesterday’s search in the Southern Indian Ocean for the missing flight MH370 gave little results. With the forecast for today slightly better, hopes are high for finding the possible debris of the Boeing 777. Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) once again dispatched four aircraft to search a 23,000 kilometre area, […]

  • 25 August 2014
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    DeepFlight announced that it will introduce an entirely new type of personal submarine at the 2014 Monaco Yacht Show. The DeepFlight Dragon is the most compact, lightweight personal submarine on the market, and is so intuitive to use that clients self-pilot the craft with minimal instruction. DeepFlight has already integrated its submarines into sailing and […]

  • 29 January 2016

    Many offshore flights in Norway have been cancelled or delayed today as the heavy storm – dubbed Tor after a hammer-wielding Norse god – is battering the region. According to data found on Heliport.no, flights from Bergen Airport Flesland to Veslefrikk B, Statfjord C, West Elara and Oseberg A, Troll B, Troll C, Statfjord A, Statfjord B, […]

  • 30 September 2016
    Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Siemens has released a video showing a 360° flight to an offshore wind farm. The video explains how the company’s technology and O&M solutions keep the industry moving forward and help reduce costs. The technologies described include Siemens’ wind turbines with Direct Drive technology. The video also highlights the benefits of service solutions such as […]

  • 7 August 2012

    Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS ) will be used August 21-23 to monitor Missouri River bank erosion on the Lower Brule Reservation, S.D. The flights, conducted for a second time by the U.S. Geological Survey in cooperation with the Lower Brule Sioux Tribe Environmental Protection Office, will occur along a 7-mile stretch of Missouri River shoreline […]

  • 25 March 2014

    After weeks of searching, the mystery of the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 has a sad ending. The Prime Minister of Malaysia, Mr Najib Razak, announced at a press conference last night that the missing flight MH370 was lost and there were no survivors. Mr Razak revealed that new analysis of satellite information from Inmarsat, validated by […]

  • 15 August 2019
    Technology

    Makani’s airborne wind power system has completed its first flight offshore from a floating platform in the North Sea. The kite completed two flights at the Metcentre in Norway, with the first being a quick one including a launch, hover away from the perch and an autonomous landing. The second, longer-duration test, demonstrated crosswind flight as the […]

  • 21 April 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Birns, Inc. has been selected by DeepFlight, a manufacturer of personal submarines, to supply a range of custom penetrator assemblies for its newest submarine model, the DeepFlight Super Falcon 3S. The custom penetrators will be crafted from anodized aluminum and rated to 400FSW. The Super Falcon 3S was specifically designed for ocean tourism and to […]

  • 2 December 2014
    Business & Finance

    The developers of the First Flight Wind offshore project, Dong Energy, RES and B9, have given up on the project that could have comprised 100 wind turbines off the coast of Northern Ireland.  The companies behind the project cited new regulatory requirements as the reason the project became nonviable. “The company has made significant progress in […]

  • 8 December 2014
    Business & Finance

    Offshore helicopter flights in Norway have been either cancelled or delayed today due to rough weather offshore. ConocoPhillips has, through Heliport.no, informed that due to thunder and lighting, flights to Ekofisk complex in the North Sea are delayed until further notice. According to Stavanger’s Aftenbladet, 400 ConocoPhillips’ oil workers have been affected by the delays. Workers at […]

  • 28 September 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Lloyd’s Register (LR) has classed the DeepFlight Super Falcon 3S in accordance with its Rules for the Construction and Classification of Submersibles and Diving Systems, making it the first personal, composite submarine to enter into LR class. Although not explicitly covered by class rules, LR has applied a goal-based approach using an advanced risk assessment […]

  • 29 October 2018

    Lion Air flight JT610 has crashed into the sea off Indonesia with 189 people on board. The flight JT610, en-route to Pangkal Pinang from Jakarta, has crashed near Kerawang just 13 minutes after taking off. The cause of the crash of the plane, the Boeing 737 MAX 8, which is in operation since August this year, remains unknown. […]

  • 19 August 2019
    Technology

    Makani has shared a video showing its airborne wind power system completing its first flight offshore in Norway. The kite completed two flights at the Metcentre from a floating platform, with the first being a quick one and the second being a longer-duration test following commands from the flight controller. The process was executed by transporting the airframe on a […]

  • 13 May 2012
    Business & Finance

    Bond Offshore Helicopters Ltd yesterday said it would continue the suspension of all EC225 helicopter flights. Bond, the provider of offshore helicopter transportation services between Aberdeen, Scotland and several North Sea oil platforms, cancelled all EC225 flights following the “controlled descent” of one of its helicopters into the North Sea, some 30 miles offshore Aberdeen, […]

  • 16 January 2019
    Business & Finance, Ports & Logistics

    Peterson Offshore Passenger Terminal in the Netherlands has marked its 100th flight, which departed for the UK East Anglia One offshore wind project. The milestone flight, which took off on 3 January, is part of a contract that German helicopter operator Northern HeliCopter (NHV) secured for supporting the 714MW offshore wind farm. According to Peterson Terminal, […]

  • 5 October 2017
    Operations & Maintenance

    Iberdrola has awarded Emden-based Northern HeliCopter GmbH (NHC) with a six-year contract for transport flights to the Wikinger offshore wind farm.

  • 16 January 2019
    Business & Finance, Ports & Logistics

    Peterson Offshore Passenger Terminal in the Netherlands has marked its 100th flight, which departed for the UK East Anglia One offshore wind project. The milestone flight, which took off on 3 January, is part of a contract that German helicopter operator Northern HeliCopter (NHV) secured for supporting the 714MW offshore wind farm. According to Peterson Terminal, […]

  • 20 February 2018
    Environment, Research & Development, Technology

    Scientists at APEM have developed a new technique for measuring the height of birds in flight expected to ease concerns about the potential dangers of wind turbines for birds and lead to improved outcomes for developers of offshore wind farms.

  • 4 April 2016
    Business & Finance

    Aberdeen-based helicopter operator Bristow Helicopters has informed that the company started flights for Petrofac in the Central North Sea (CNS). According to the helicopter operator, this is the first time its helicopters are flying Petrofac passengers to the CNS. The three-year contract that started in March has two additional one year options, Bristow added. Alan Corbett, […]

  • 21 April 2007

    Third time lucky for flight three which got underway after a brief postponement in 8 knots of northeasterly breeze this afternoon. This flight should have been been routine for most of the bigger teams over their smaller rivals, but this was not the case in many of the matches.

  • 22 April 2010

    Flight restrictions affecting Helicopter flights to offshore oil platforms in the UK and Norwegian sectors of the North Sea have been… [mappress] Source: Aberdeenjournal,April 21, 2010;