2015 to present

united kingdom Inverness sector

HM Coastguard

inverness coast guard

Building for 2015 Bristow SAR contract began in Mar 2014. SAR service commenced from 1 Apr 2015 with S-92
On May 2019, AW189 helicopters will replace S-92 at Inverness as detailed in the original contract. The new callsign will be Rescue 151 and Rescue 152 opposed to 951 / 952. The outgoing S-92 will head to Sumburgh to replace those ones based there which are Gap SAR aircraft

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2015-    InvernessEGPE

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2019-    AW189
2015/19 S-92

Inverness sector List of helicopters

C/N VersionBuiltIn this Org In other Org
92-0034 s-92a 2006 G-CGMU :
Sikorsky Helicopters N8010S
CHC Ireland EI-ICU
Irish Coast Guard EI-ICU
92-0166 s-92a 2011 G-MCGA : Feb13 Based at Inverness airport for line training before delivery to Sumb+
Sikorsky Helicopters N166J
Bristow G-MCGA
Bristow Norway AS LN-OIE
92-0167 s-92a 2011 G-MCGB : Originally purchased for 'Gap' SAR contract. Deployed at the Sumburgh SAR +
Sikorsky Helicopters N167G
Bristow G-MCGB

Helikopter Service LN-OQX
92-0171 s-92a 2012 G-MCGD : at Inverness
Sikorsky Helicopters N971E
Bristow G-MCGD
Helikopter Service LN-OQY
92-0222 s-92a 2013 G-MCGF : SAR service launched ceremony at Inverness
: pictured (pic1) Scottish Secretary David Mundell with Bristow crew and st+
: Sep 2016: Inverness based, Rescue 951 night landing at ARI.
: still based at Inverness Callsign CoastGuard /Rescue 951
: , MCA operating from Inverness
: 24apr19 as Inverness /Rescue951 pictured (pic2) (pic3) assisting Lochaber +
: departed Inverness being replaced by AW189
Bristow US N222XC
Bristow G-MCGF
92-0235 s-92a 2014 G-MCGI : SAR service launched ceremony at Inverness
: 06apr19 as Inverness /Rescue951 pictured (pic2) assisting the Lochaber m+
: departed Inverness being replaced by AW189
Sikorsky Helicopters N235U
Bristow G-MCGI
89001 aw189 2014 G-MCGM : new asg at Inverness Sector
: /Rescue151 pictured (pic3) at the Aberdeen Royal Infirmary during its fi+
: departing after first operational use of Applecross HLS, the patient was t+
AgustaWestland UK G-MCGM
Bristow G-MCGM
92001 aw189 2014 G-MCGN CG151 : 21:47 hs overhead Cairngorms National Park Alt 2100
AgustaWestland UK G-MCGN
Bristow G-MCGN
Bristow G-CJNV
Netherlands Coastguard PH-NCG
92003 aw189 2014 G-MCGP : Scotland as /CG151
R151 : recognition rescue
AgustaWestland UK G-MCGP
Bristow G-MCGP
92005 aw189 2014 G-MCGS :
: flying back to Inverness Airport on the afternoon
AgustaWestland UK G-MCGS
Bristow G-MCGS

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