Atlantic Aviation begins AW139 flights for Shell offshore Nigeria

Atlantic Aviation has begun Agusta Westland 139 (AW139) commercial helicopter flights for Shell Nigeria Exploration & Production Co., from Lagos.

Feb 18th, 2014
Atlantic Aviation's Agusta Westland 139 (AW139) helicopters
Atlantic Aviation's Agusta Westland 139 (AW139) helicopters

Offshore staff

LAGOS, Nigeria – Atlantic Aviation has begun Agusta Westland 139 (AW139) commercial helicopter flights for Shell Nigeria Exploration & Production Co., from Lagos.

Atlantic Aviation, a Nigerian company owned by Jagal Group with technical service support from CHC Helicopter, started crew-rotation flights for Shell from Murtala Muhammed International Airport to theDeepwater Discovery drillship.

On its maiden commercial flight, Atlantic Aviation transported nine Transocean employees to the waters around the Shell Bonga concession, where theDeepwater Discovery is currently drilling in the Gulf of Guinea. 

02/18/2014

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