NHV Group, a number one supplier of B2B helicopter companies, right now introduced that it has gained an Air Operator Certificate (AOC) by the UK Civil Aviation Authority (CAA).
With this AOC, NHV once more confirms its intention to strengthen its place within the UK offshore helicopter section. The Group has presently inducted 7 plane beneath its UK AOC, all of which have been beforehand registered beneath NHV’s Belgian AOC. The UK AOC may also allow NHV to proceed to function flights from its current bases in Aberdeen and Norwich whatever the final result of talks on a future UK-EU aviation settlement.
Michael Gislam, Accountable Manager of NHV’s UK AOC, mentioned: “We are proud to have been granted our AOC after demonstrating our compliance to the UK CAA’s necessities. The assist and dedication of the UK Civil Aviation Authority in processing our certification was excellent, and I thank all stakeholders who’ve labored laborious and tirelessly to attain this AOC certification.”
Jamie John, Base Manager Aberdeen, added: “I imagine it was the precise name and proper time to pursue our UK AOC. We have been extraordinarily inspired by the extent of curiosity from our prospects in the course of the certification course of. By including the UK AOC to our portfolio, we have already got a key a part of our Brexit contingency plan in place.”
“The accreditation of our UK AOC is a testomony to our Group’s excessive requirements of security and operational excellence. This accomplishment is a proud second in NHV’s historical past and I’m satisfied it would deliver alongside enterprise alternatives for our international helicopter companies portfolio,” mentioned Steffen Bay, CEO of NHV Group.