germany Northern HeliCopter GmbH



Northern HeliCopter GmbH

Established 2008 to took over the ambulance helicopter service from the East Frisian islands to the mainland, NHC is a joint venture of SSC Wind, Ostfriesische Flug-Dienst GmbH (OFD) and Heli Aviation. Headquartered in Emden Airport.
In 2011, NHC was the first private air rescue company to carry out offshore rescue flights for the wind farms in the German Bight
As of 2018, the NHC fleet consists of AS365/EC155 helicopters: Two for crew changes and transport flights, one for ambulance flights in the East Frisian Islands region and two for offshore rescue or medical missions
In 2019 was acquired by DRF Luftrettung


DRF Luftrettung Acquired NHC, 15-Apr-19 : #windfarms The German Air Rescue foundation, DRF Luftrettung, is the new 100% shareholder of the offshore North and Baltic seas helicopter operator Northern HeliCopter GmbH (NHC)

Petrofac Contract for BorWin3 Platform to NHC, 19-Nov-18 : #offshore German Northern HeliCopter GmbH (NHC) from Emden awarded contract by Petrofac for transport flights/crew changes to the BorWin3 Gamma platform in the North Sea

NHC Adds Second EC155 to Fleet, 25-May-18 : #offshore German Northern HeliCopter GmbH (NHC) added another EC155B1 helicopter to be use for crew changes and transport flights to offshore installations or ships in the North Sea

Model Types

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  EC AS365 Dauphin 22008

List of Aircraft

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407 53322 1998D-HACC : NHC Sep12-Mar013
206L Long Ranger 45029 D-HELF : DRF Rettungsflugwacht from 1988, Bell serial N9954K; HeliAvia fro ...
: NHC from 2010
Bk117B-2 7251 1995D-HJJJ : NHC - Northern Helicopter GmbH from Dec19
: NHC Bk117B-2 type. based at Emden used for rescue from Eastern Fr ...
EC155B 6557 2000D-HLEW : NHC; 14oct11 pictured at Hannover, Germany
: NHC Nov12-May13
AS365N3 Dauphin 2 6699 2004D-HNHA : NHC from Dec14, pictured;
EC155B1 6683 D-HNHB : D-HNHN Apr16 ntu; Northern Helicopter GmbH (NHC) at St. Peter-Or ...
SA365C Dauphin 2 5017 1978D-HNHC : NHC from Jun09; May19 pictured (pic4) at Emden
EC155B1 6828 2009D-HNHF : Northern Helicopter GmbH at Emden
: pictured (pic3) , Northern Rescue 01
AS365N2 Dauphin 2 6446 1993D-HOAR : NHC from Jun12

9 Construction Numbers in this organisation found

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