Avincis has been renamed as Babcock Mission Critical Services, following the acquisition by the Babcock Group in May 2014. All the local companies which make up the various aspects of the business, delivering services to their customers across 11 countries
Avincis has ordered two latest-generation EC135 T3s from Airbus Helicopter to be used for emergency medical service (EMS) operations. Martin Whittaker, director of fleet and engineering at Avincis, says: “Air ambulances save lives every day. Adding these new EC135 T3s
Waypoint Leasing (Ireland) Limited has signed an agreement with Avincis, a Babcock International Group company, to lease two AgustaWestland AW139 helicopters. The helicopters will operate for Avincis’ subsidiary INAER Aviation Italia, performing a wide-range of mission-critical services, including medical emergency,
Bill Tame, chief executive of Babcock’s international division, will take over as chief executive of Avincis with immediate effect. Tame takes over from James Drummond, who was brought in to oversee the creation of a single international group from two
The local Spanish government of Galicia has renewed its emergency service contract with INAER Spain. INAER Spain has been awarded another four year contract to provide emergency medical services to Galicia in Spain. ALSO READ: Babcock International Group cleared to
Vector Financial Services, the leasing division of Vector Aerospace Corporation, announces the extension of leasing and support agreements. Vector Financial Services based in Dublin, Ireland announced an extension of agreements for two Vector-owned Airbus Helicopters AS332L aircraft with Bond Helicopters
Babcock International Group PLC has received approvals from the Spanish Council of the National Markets and Competition Commission and the Portuguese Competition Authority in respect of the acquisition of the Avincis Group. Babcock is now clear to complete the acquisition.
KKR invests $100 million in Lease Corporation International. I don’t know if a lot of sightseeing helicopters pass by the windows of KKR’s New York offices when its different teams are scratching their heads looking for investment opportunities, but KKR
Lease Corporation International is partnering with KKR for helicopter leasing. KKR Financial Holdings is investing more than $100 million in Lease Corporation International’s helicopter leasing subsidiary. Other divisions of KKR have also invested in helicopter operator Avincis and Malaysia’s Weststar.
Bond Helicopters’ latest subsidiary in Australia provides offshore helicopter services to the energy industry in Australia. Bond Helicopters Australia celebrated its launch with federal and state officials, oil and gas companies and other guests at a ceremony at Darwin International Airport,