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2013-05-08 20:20:31

In the news release, Sikorsky to Deliver Two VIP S-92® Helicopters to Turkish National Police for Service to the Turkish Prime Ministry, issued 08-May-2013 by Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. over PR Newswire, we are advised by the company there was an error in the headline. The headline should read, "Sikorsky Delivers the First of Two VIP S-92® Helicopters to Turkish National Police for Service to the Turkish Prime Ministry." A similar change has been made in the first paragraph and the fifth...

2013-05-08 12:21:24

ISTANBUL, May 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. today announced a contract to provide two VIP S-92(®) helicopters to the Turkish National Police (TNP) for service to the Turkish Prime Ministry. Sikorsky Aircraft is a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX). (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20060403/SIKORSKYLOGO ) The new helicopters will support the Head of State function currently served by one S-92 helicopter operated by the TNP since...

2013-05-06 12:20:42

-- Feature Offers Enhanced Safety Through Reduced Pilot Workload STRATFORD, Conn., May 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. today announced the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has approved a new functionality on the S-92(®) helicopter to provide offshore oil operators with an automated approach that reduces cockpit workload by 60 percent and allows safer operations under challenging weather and operating conditions. Sikorsky, a subsidiary of United Technologies...

2013-03-26 04:20:13

- Bristow has a 36-year history of providing UK Search and Rescue services HOUSTON, March 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Bristow Group Inc. (NYSE: BRS), the leading provider of helicopter services to the offshore energy industry, announced today that The Department for Transport in the United Kingdom has awarded its UK affiliate Bristow Helicopters Limited (Bristow Helicopters) a new contract to provide civilian Search and Rescue (SAR) services for all of the UK. The SAR services...

2013-03-05 16:20:52

LAS VEGAS, March 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- China's Ministry of Transport's (MOT) Rescue and Salvage Bureau has signed a contract for the supply of four Sikorsky S-76D(TM) search and rescue helicopters, with an option for another four next year, to further enhance MOT's maritime search and rescue capabilities, Sikorsky Aircraft announced today from the Heli-Expo industry show. Sikorsky, a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX). (Logo:...

2013-03-05 16:20:42

LAS VEGAS, March 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. today announced that they have entered into agreements to sell 23 S-92(®) helicopters and seven S-76D(TM) helicopters to Milestone Aviation Group, a global finance company that leases helicopters to high-quality helicopter operators. The agreements also include options to buy up to an additional 14 S-92 and 10 S-76D helicopters. Sikorsky, a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), announced the sale at the 2013...

2013-02-07 08:20:31

COATESVILLE, Pa., Feb. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Sikorsky Global Helicopters (SGH) today announced delivery of the first of 16 completed S-92(®) helicopters that the Avincis Group will use to provide transportation for its customers' offshore oil and gas crews and for search and rescue. The aircraft order announced in February 2012 is the largest single purchase of S-92 helicopters to date, known for their robust design, safety features and performance especially in harsh environments...

2012-12-04 16:21:50

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., Dec. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Sikorsky team developing the CH-53K heavy lift helicopter for the U.S. Marine Corps has delivered the first prototype aircraft -- the Ground Test Vehicle (GTV) -- from the assembly line to the flight test team. The move will enable Sikorsky, a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), to prepare and test the GTV aircraft for hundreds of hours of powered ground checks ahead of the four follow-on flight test...

2012-09-04 02:20:26

HOUSTON, Sept. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Bristow Group Inc. (NYSE: BRS), the leading provider of helicopter services to the worldwide offshore energy industry, and Cougar Helicopters Inc., the largest offshore energy and search and rescue (SAR) helicopter service provider in Canada ("Cougar"), today jointly announced that Bristow has entered into a definitive agreement with Cougar's parent VIH Aviation Group Ltd. ("VIHAG") and various VIHAG affiliates to acquire a minority...

2012-07-11 02:20:47

HOUSTON, July 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Bristow Group Inc. (NYSE: BRS), a leading provider of helicopter services to the offshore energy industry, announced today that it has secured several major new multi-year contracts for the provision of a total of 20 large aircraft that are expected to generate in excess of $2 billion in revenue. In Europe, Bristow has been particularly successful with a number of wins including: Extension of an existing contract in Norway for four S-92 large...