Commercial

Milestone Aviation Delivers Indian Operator its 5th Helo This Year

By S.L. Fuller | October 16, 2017

Heligo Leonardo AW139. Photo courtesy of Milestone Aviation.

Heligo Leonardo AW139. Photo courtesy of Milestone Aviation.

Milestone Aviation Group has delivered a Leonardo AW139 to India’s Heligo, the lessor said. It is the fifth helicopter leased to the operated this year.

Heligo, with its newly expanded fleet, can now fly missions both onshore and offshore. The Mumbai-based operator now has 15 aircraft. Eight are on lease from Milestone.

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This year’s deliveries to Heligo include two Airbus Helicopters AS365s. Along with the AW130, the aircraft are to operate in the offshore oil and gas industry. Deliveries in 2017 also include one Bell Helicopter 412EP and one Leonardo AW109SP. Both are VIP charter aircraft.

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