In pictures: Engineers carry out checks on sidelined S-92 fleet

S-92 helicopters have to undergo mandatory checks before they are able to fly
S-92 helicopters have to undergo mandatory checks before they are able to fly

The North Sea’s S-92 fleet was temporarily sidelined today. The move comes after the Alert Service Bulletin was issued.

The helicopters must now all undergo a visual inspections. It comes after an investigation was launched into an incident on an offshore platform. The helicopter spun and took “gouges out” of the helideck, according to a source.

See pictures of damaged helideck here.

These photos show the inspections being carried out. To read more about the North Sea recall click here.

S-92 helicopters have to undergo mandatory checks before they are able to fly
S-92 helicopters have to undergo mandatory checks before they are able to fly
S-92 helicopters have to undergo mandatory checks before they are able to fly
S-92 helicopters have to undergo mandatory checks before they are able to fly
S-92 helicopters have to undergo mandatory checks before they are able to fly
S-92 helicopters have to undergo mandatory checks before they are able to fly
S-92 helicopters have to undergo mandatory checks before they are able to fly
S-92 helicopters have to undergo mandatory checks before they are able to fly
S-92 helicopters have to undergo mandatory checks before they are able to fly
S-92 helicopters have to undergo mandatory checks before they are able to fly
S-92 helicopters have to undergo mandatory checks before they are able to fly
S-92 helicopters have to undergo mandatory checks before they are able to fly
S-92 helicopters have to undergo mandatory checks before they are able to fly
S-92 helicopters have to undergo mandatory checks before they are able to fly
S-92 helicopters have to undergo mandatory checks before they are able to fly
S-92 helicopters have to undergo mandatory checks before they are able to fly
S-92 helicopters have to undergo mandatory checks before they are able to fly
S-92 helicopters have to undergo mandatory checks before they are able to fly
S-92 helicopters have to undergo mandatory checks before they are able to fly
S-92 helicopters have to undergo mandatory checks before they are able to fly

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