Special Report Growing Helicopter Markets
Offshore Helicopter Operations Growing
Lafayette, La. —Energy industry’s burgeoning offshore activities are straining the resources of helicopter operators to meet the demand for rotary-wing aircraft support around the world. The booming energy market has caused a wave of ocean technology that not only is expanding greatly the industry’s capabilities in exploration, development and production of traditional fossil fuels, but is paving the way for expanded business potential for offshore helicopter operators as the oil industry explores new energy sources, including the ocean’s thermal and chemical potentials.