The ban on all Super Puma flights remains in place in the UK and Norway despite the temporary suspension lift announced by the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) last week.
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The current ban on the type of helicopter involved in last months fatal crash, has been widened by UK and Norwegian authorities to include similar models.
Pilot error caused offshore helicopter crash, according to the UK Air Accidents Investigation Branch in its final report on the fatal incident back in 2013.
UK government confirms no public inquiry into UK’s offshore energy industry’s helicopter safety, stating commercial pressures not endangering lives
A potential ruling on European employment law may force the UK’s oil industry to take active steps to accommodate overweight offshore workers.
Timescales for new offshore helicopter safety rules have been revised by the UK Civil Aviation Authority just months after they were announced
The UK CAA and its Norwegian equivalent Luftfartstilsynet, have published a report in a bid to improve offshore industry’s helicopter safety.