Demand from oil and gas operators is likely to be the main driver in the development of any new commercial helicopter model from Sikorsky. Around two-thirds of the company’s S-92s are in service with oil and gas operators around the world according to company president Mick Maurer, and demand from this industry has driven the development of new, larger, twin-engine helicopters. “We are still evaluating, looking at what makes the most sense, the [right] configuration and when it ...


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