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Thu, 08/01/2019

Update on Offshore Helicopter Occurrence

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The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) has informed the CNSOPB that it will be conducting an investigation into the occurrence that was experienced by a Sikorsky S-92 helicopter operated by Canadian Helicopters Offshore (CHO) as it approached the Thebaud platform on July 24, 2019.

Please see notice:
http://www.tsb.gc.ca/eng/enquetes-investigations/aviation/2019/A19A0055/A19A0055.html

Any questions regarding this investigation should be directed to the TSB at media@tsb.gc.ca or by phone at 819-994-8053.

The CNSOPB will continue to monitor the investigations being conducted by ExxonMobil and CHO, and will continue to collaborate with aviation authorities at the TSB and Transport Canada Civil Aviation.

To read the first CNSOPB incident bulletin: https://www.cnsopb.ns.ca/news/offshore-helicopter-occurrence

Media Contacts:
CNSOPB
Stacy O’Rourke
902-410-6402
sorourke@cnsopb.ns.ca

CHO
Noel Sampson
nsampson@paatlantic.ca
902-471-0447

ExxonMobil
Merle MacIsaac
merle.j.macisaac@exxonmobil.com
902- 490-9741