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S-92 Joins Irish Coast Guard Fleet

By Staff Writer | December 28, 2011

Search and Rescue

Sikorsky has finished production on an S-92 for CHC Helicopter. CHC will operate the search and rescue (SAR) dedicated helicopter for the Irish Coast Guard. The new S-92 will replace the Coast Guard’s current S-61 after 20 years of flying and will be stationed in Shannon, Ireland. CHC supplies a fleet of six S-61s on behalf of the Irish Coast Guard. The S-92 will service offshore islands and provide SAR coverage from Cork to Galway.
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