Rotorcraft Update: Operators Inaer, Bond to Become Sister Companies

 - May 23, 2011, 3:25 PM

Bond Aviation Group has been acquired by World Helicopters, a holding firm owned by Investindustrial and KKR. Bond and Spain’s Inaer now share the same parent company. According to a joint statement, Bond owners Peter and Stephen Bond have made “a substantial financial investment” in World Helicopters. The Bond brand “will continue,” as will the current senior management team.