Helicopter Operator Erickson Files For Chapter 11

Credit: S-64: Erickson
LONDON—U.S. helicopter operator Erickson has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, citing the volatility currently hurting the helicopter market. The Portland, Oregon-based company, which is best known for operating the S-64 Skycrane heavy-lift helicopter, has expanded rapidly in recent years...
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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