Titan Helicopters Group, a global provider of safe, efficient helicopter transportation and heavy-lifting services for the oil and gas sector, headquartered in South Africa, is investing in two AW139 rotorcraft that will be delivered courtesy of Rotortrade, a trusted global helicopter dealer and distributor.
The acquisition of these two AW139 helicopters marks a significant milestone for Titan Helicopters Group's offshore operations in Brazil. The helicopters will be operated by Costa do Sol Taxi Aereo to support Brazilian petroleum company Petrobras, further strengthening Titan Helicopters Group's capabilities and cementing its position as a key player in Brazil's offshore industry.
Renowned for its exceptional performance and versatility, the AW139 is a state-of-the-art intermediate category helicopter. With a capacity to accommodate up to 15 passengers, it has become the preferred aircraft in its class for the offshore oil and gas Industry.
“We are delighted to have procured two AW139 helicopters from Rotortrade for our offshore operations in Brazil,” states Martin Steynberg, chairman and CEO of Titan Helicopters Group. “These helicopters have been retrofitted to the latest OGP standards, and Rotortrade has exhibited utmost professionalism throughout the entire process. With this acquisition, we aim to fortify our strategic partnerships in this rapidly growing segment.”
Aurelien Blanc, EVP of Rotortrade, adds: “We thank Titan Helicopter Group for its trust in this significant acquisition, establishing a strong partnership between the two organisations. Martin, the Titan team and Costa del Sol have demonstrated extraordinary dedication throughout the entire process working very closely with us and Leonardo.”