Bell 412

September 28, 2006 - 2:35pm

Bristow Group celebrated its new brand identity with the unveiling of a redecorated S-76 at the Sikorsky Aircraft booth (No. 2537) yesterday. The company was formerly known as Offshore Logistics, but a survey among customers and employees last year confirmed that the Bristow brand name was stronger and should be applied to all the company’s business units, said Bristow president and CEO William Chiles.

September 28, 2006 - 1:58pm

Lifeport, of Woodland, Wash., announced that it has developed new stretcher, seat and armor systems for helicopters.

The company’s quick-change secondary patient stretcher kit for the Agusta A109 Power and the A119 Koala can be used in dedicated and nondedicated EMS helicopters.