Published on June 8th, 2021 | by Alan Dwyer0
Milestone and Wiking Extend Partnership
Dublin based Milestone Aviation and Wiking Helikopter Service has announced the continuation of their partnership with a three-year lease extension of an Airbus H145 helicopter. The aircraft, D-HOAG (c/n 20178) was delivered to Wiking in June 2018, will continue to be operated across Wiking’s seapilot and offshore wind farm operations in the German North Sea and Baltic Sea regions.
Commenting on the continuation of the deal, CEO of Wiking, Ernst Nassl said, “We are pleased to strengthen our relationship with Milestone through this three-year lease extension of the H145 and appreciate the team’s continued support and expertise. This reliable and high-performance offshore aircraft will help us continue to deliver safe, fast and efficient offshore operations across the North and Baltic sea areas.”
Also commenting on the deal was SVP Commercial Europe and Latin America at Milestone, François Arnaud who said, “The renewable energy sector is an exciting market and we have a growing number of helicopters operating in the space. This deal allows us to continue our efforts in diversifying our portfolio which has been a top priority for Milestone. We are also delighted to continue supporting Wiking Helikopter Service and further develop our strong partnership with them.”