Published on April 10th, 2015 | by Joe McDermott0
New African deal for Waypoint Leasing
Nigeria’s Caverton Helicopters has completed a deal with Waypoint Leasing for a new Agusta Westland AW139 & a Bell 412EP, the first such deal for the Irish lesser in Africa. The aircraft will be used by Caverton for both offshore & onshore oil & gas operations support.
“We are confident that this marks the beginning of a long & productive partnership with Caverton Helicopters” remarked Ed Washecka, CEO at Waypoint.
Caverton operates out of a 10,000sqm facility at Murtala Muhammad International Airport, Lagos which includes a dedicated terminal & hangar next to their ramp.
They also own & operate out of several purpose built facilities including Victoria Island’s Ozumba Heliport (downtown Lagos), Port Harcourt (Nigerian Air Force Base), Warri & Cameroon.
Caverton are an established AW139 & DeHavilland Canada Twin Otter operator.