Bristow Secures Contract Extension with Perenco UK

Industrial aviation service provider Bristow Group Inc. has secured a three-year contract extension with Perenco UK Ltd.

The deal, which will see Bristow provide seven-day-a-week coverage in the UK Southern North Sea through December 2021, will support Perenco UK’s operations offshore Norwich. Under the contract, Bristow will utilize up to five Leonardo AW139s and dedicated back-up support.

“This extension is a direct result of Bristow’s continued commitment to safety and excellence in service for our clients,” Jonathan Baliff, president and CEO of Bristow Group, said in a company statement.

“We recognize Perenco placed its trust in Bristow to continue to transport its most precious assets, its people, and we look forward to continuing to deliver on our promise,” he added.

Bristow’s AW139 crafts are medium weight twin-engine helicopters cleared to operate up to 14,991 lbs (6,800 kg). Bristow currently operates 30 AW139s in its global fleet.


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