Thursday, February 20, 2014
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Offshore

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
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Tuesday, September 24, 2013
Offshore

U.K. to Review North Sea Helicopter Operations Following Fatal Crash

Britain's aviation regulator on Tuesday launched a review into offshore helicopter operations in the North Sea, a month after four oil workers were killed when their helicopter crashed into the sea off Scotland's Shetland islands.

September 24, 2013
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Friday, September 6, 2013
News

Investigators Rule Out Technical Failure in Fatal Shetland Helicopter Crash

Air officials in the U.K. have ruled out technical failure in last month’s fatal crash of a Super Puma helicopter in the North Sea near Scotland’s Shetland Island. This week...

September 6, 2013
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Thursday, August 29, 2013
News

Safety Group Ends Grounding Of North Sea Super Pumas

A British helicopter safety group on Thursday ended a six-day suspension on all flights by Super Puma helicopters in the North Sea, imposed after four oil rig contractors were killed in a crash near Shetland.

August 29, 2013
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Monday, August 26, 2013
Offshore

North Sea Rig Operators to Meet as CHC Suspends Super Puma Flights Following Fatal Crash

Oil & Gas UK, which represents North Sea oil-and-gas operators, will meet today to discuss the implications of the temporary suspension of Super Puma helicopters following a crash in which four people died off the north Scotland coast.

August 26, 2013
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Saturday, August 24, 2013
Offshore

RNLI Crews Recover Helicopter Wreckage Off Shetland [VIDEO]

New video shows RNLI crews recovering the oilfield services Super Puma helicopter that crashed in the North Sea Friday evening.

August 24, 2013
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