At a signing ceremony this week during the Farnborough
International Airshow, Bristow Group and Eurocopter/American
Eurocopter announced Bristow has exercised its option to purchase
two more EC225 helicopters. These latest purchases will bring
Bristow’s ordered fleet of large EC225s to 15 by the end of
2011. Also during the ceremony, the companies announced the
purchase of three EC135 light twin-engine helicopters, plus the
option to purchase one additional light aircraft.