Shell Canada arranges Shelburne air transportation

Offshore staff

QUEBEC, Canada – Shell Canada Energy has contracted HNZ Group to provide offshore personnel and cargo transportation, medical evacuation services, and search and rescue flights from Halilfax, Nova Scotia.

HNZ’s subsidiary Canadian Helicopters Ltd. will support Shell’s Shelburne basin exploration drilling project that is expected to start in the middle of this year and continue for 260 days.

The contract will use two leased Sikorsky S-92 aircraft for offshore personnel, cargo and medevac transport, and a third leased Sikorsky S-92 for dedicated search and rescue operations.


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