Sikorsky delivered the industry's 200 th S-92 helicopter on Aug. 29, and the S-92 fleet has logged more than 600,000 flight hours to date. Offshore oil operators fly the aircraft for an average of 90–110 hours per month in often challenging conditions. In addition to serving the offshore oil segment, the S-92 helicopter performs Head of State missions, search and rescue (SAR) operations as well as a variety of transportation missions for utility and airline passengers. The aircraft first entered service in September 2004.Sikorsky offered the S-92 platform to the U.S. Government, which is seeking to replace the "Marine One" helicopter fleet that transports the President of the United States. The aircraft already provides Head of State transportation for 10 nations.
CHC Continues To Grow Its S-92A® Helicopter Fleet With An Order For Nine Additional Aircraft
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