Industry Collaboration Improving Offshore Helicopter Safety

Credit: Leonardo Helicopters
Offshore helicopter operators may be struggling with reduced demand following slumps in international energy prices, but an industry approach to boosting safety appears to be paying dividends. Prompted by a series of fatal and nonfatal rotary-wing accidents in the North Sea in 2009-13, the...
Tony Osborne

Based in London, Tony covers European defense programs. Prior to joining Aviation Week in November 2012, Tony was at Shephard Media Group where he was deputy editor for Rotorhub and Defence Helicopter magazines.

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