Esso Australia

Esso Australia adds fifth AW139

Esso Australia adds fifth AW139

7-Jun-2019Source: ExxonMobil

Esso Australia, on behalf of the Gippsland Basin Joint Venture (GBJV), has announced it will add a fifth Agusta Westland AW139 helicopter to its existing fleet servicing its offshore oil and gas operations in Gippsland in 2019. The new helicopter takes the total number of AW139 helicopters owned and operated by the Gippsland Basin Joint... Read more

11-Jul-13 VH-EXU Sikorsky S76C Snapper platform, Australia

11-Jul-13 VH-EXU Sikorsky S76C Snapper platform, Australia

11-Jul-2013

During the early stages of take-off from the Snapper offshore platform, Bass Strait, one of the helicopter’s engines failed, resulting in a descent to approximately 30 feet above the water. The crew subsequently arrested the descent and stabilised the helicopter, before climbing to a safe alititude on the remaining engine. The helicopter was diverted to Longford aerodrome, Victoria,... Read more

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