Tuesday, September 27, 2016

At Least Four Killed as Chevron Helicopter Crashes En Route to Platform

LUANDA, Sept 27 (Reuters) – Four people died and two were missing after a helicopter crashed en route to a Chevron oil platform off the Angolan coast, the U.S. oil...

September 27, 2016
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Saturday, April 30, 2016

Offshore Community Mourns Victims of Helicopter Crash in Norway

Norwegian oil company Statoil and the greater offshore community are mourning the loss of 13 people who died in Friday’s helicopter crash in Norway.  All 13 people aboard, including 11...

April 30, 2016
Total Views: 10

Friday, April 29, 2016

13 Presumed Dead in Norway’s Worst Offshore Helicopter Crash

Update: Statoil has identified the victims as coming from Halliburton, Aker Solutions, Schlumberger, Welltec, Karsten Moholt and Statoil. The two pilots are employed by CHC. Only one of the 13...

April 29, 2016
Total Views: 19

Friday, March 11, 2016

Watch: Scary Video Shows SAR Helicopter Crashing Near Grounded Cargo Ship

Some scary video shows the moment a search and rescue helicopter crashed into the sea while responding to a grounded containership in Taiwan.  The accident occurred while responding to the grounding...

March 11, 2016
Total Views: 104

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

Crew Transfer Helicopter Crashes Off Lagos

Bristow Helicopters has confirmed that eleven people have been rescued after one of its helicopters was involved in a controlled water landing near Lagos at about 10.25 a.m. local time...

February 3, 2016
Total Views: 75

Thursday, August 13, 2015

Six Killed After Offshore Helicopter Crashes in Nigeria

The Nigerian unit of offshore oil and gas helicopter transport compony Bristow Group has confirmed that six people have died after one of its aircraft crashed in Lagos, Nigeria this...

August 13, 2015
Total Views: 18

Wednesday, August 12, 2015

Seven Injured After U.S. Army Helicopter Crashes on Deck of MSC Cargo Ship – PHOTOS and VIDEO

  Seven people were injured Wednesday when a U.S. Army helicopter crashed on the deck of a Military Sealift Command (MSC) ship during a training exercise off Okinawa, Japan. According...

August 12, 2015
Total Views: 305

Monday, January 19, 2015
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Video From Inside a Crew Change Helicopter Crash

Shockingly, it appears that all eight people on board survived this helicopter crash. Although there’s no date associated, it seems this video depicts the crash of a crew change helicopter...

January 19, 2015
Total Views: 595

Monday, September 1, 2014

Marine Corps Helicopter Crashes In Gulf of Aden While Landing Aboard Navy Ship

Only minor injuries are being reported after a U.S. Marine Corps helicopter crashed in the Gulf of Aden today while attempting to land aboard a U.S. Navy ship, the Navy said Monday.

September 1, 2014
Total Views: 35

Friday, May 9, 2014
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Helicopter Goes Down While Flying to Transocean’s Jack Ryan Drillship

Kevin Black, Managing Director of Lukoil Overseas notes in a phone call there were 8 personnel aboard the Airbus helicopter when it crashed into the ocean off Ghana on Thursday.  The...

May 9, 2014
Total Views: 85

Thursday, February 20, 2014
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U.K. Announces Measures to Improve Offshore Helicopter Safety

The U.K. Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has announced a series of measures aimed at increasing the safety of offshore helicopter flights to and from offshore oil rigs following a number recent fatal crashes.

February 20, 2014
Total Views: 20