With more than 27 years’ experience in commercial air transportation, HeliService international GmbH has established a core competence in offshore aviation by transporting personnel and cargo to and from wind farms, research and construction vessels as well as transporting injured personnel. Transports are performed by both landing on OSSs and HHO onto Wind turbines.
Since 2004, two ship-borne helicopters have been specially fitted to accompany the research vessel RV Polarstern on expeditions of the Alfred Wegener Institute (AWI) to both the Arctic and Antarctica.In addition to the support of research operations these helicopters also serve as means for the recovery of injured personnel to the Polarstern and/or nearby treatment facilities if available.