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    HM Coastguard



    1987 to present    






    Helicopters

    coastguard stornoway

    Provides 24 hour SAR coverage for the UK SRR Stornoway District at 15 minutes readiness. It also provides a secondary Air Ambulance service for the Western Isles. Typical callsign Rescue 100.
    Following award of 2013 Bristow GAP SAR contract, the SAR service handed over from CHC to Bristow, in preparation for transition into the full 2015 contract arrangements with a pair of S-92 from 2017.


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    News of Stornoway District


    Stornoway Coastguard Base’s 30th Anniversary, 12-Jun-19 : #Stornoway HM Coastguard’s Search and Rescue (SAR) helicopter team on the Western Isles celebrated more than three decades of service at their newly-renovated base in Stornoway operated by Bristow on behalf the Maritime and Coastguard Agency

    Stornoway Joins Bristow UK SAR Network, 10-Jul-17 : Stornoway, in the Outer Hebrides of Scotland, helicopter base has officially transferred into the UK SAR contract, becoming the 10th and final base to enter the nationwide network operated by Bristow

    Stornoway S-92 Reaches 500 Missions, 14-Dec-16 : HM Coastguard search and rescue (SAR) Sikorsky S-92 helicopters operated by Bristow from Stornoway completed 500 missions since July 2013

    Bristow SAR Third Anniversary in Northern Scotland, 29-Jul-16 : Bristow’s Gap SAR search and rescue contract celebrates third anniversary from Sumburgh and Stornoway in Northern Scotland with more than 900 missions with the S-92 helicopters

    UK Stornoway SAR 325 Taskings in First Two Years, 09-Sep-15 : HM Coast Guard Stornoway search and rescue (SAR) helicopter base responded to 325 taskings in the first two years under Bristow operation.

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    YearsLocationICAO/FAA
    1987/    StornowayEGPO




    Models

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    YearsModels
    2007/    S-92
    1987/07S-61 H-3





    Stornoway District List of helicopters

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    C/NVersionBuiltIn this OrgIn other Org
    61-712 s61n.mk2 1973 G-BBHL : HM Coastguard, owned and maintained by Bristow; based Stornoway in the He+
    Bristow G-BBHL : Bristow Nov73-Sep08, Sikorsky serial N4032S
    Carson Helicopters N364HH : Carson Oct08-Nov10
    EP Aviation N364HH : EP Aviation Nov10-Jul16
    EP Aviation N817AR : EP Aviation Jul16-Mar19
    Construction Helicopters Inc N817AR : Construction Helicopters Inc at Howell, MI Mar/Dec 2019
    Construction Helicopters Inc N712HG : Construction Helicopters Inc at Howell, MI from Jan20
    61-752 s61n.mk2 1974 G-BIMU : HM Coastguard, op by Bristow; 24aug97 Main rotor tips damaged by striking +
    - VH-CRU : Australia, Sikorsky serial N4024S
    British Caledonian Helicopter G-BIMU : Caledonian Helicopters Jan81-May90
    Bristow G-BIMU : Bristow May90-Oct15
    : pictured (pic1) at De Kooy, Netherlands during Heldair show
    : rtn to UK after ending Dutch SAR contract. str at Norwich
    : pictured (pic2) stored at Norwich airport. Sister G-BPWB on background
    - N7563W : Withrotor Aviation at Lakeview, OR from Apr16
    92-0166 s-92a 2011 G-MCGA : HM Coastguard Jan13, operated by Bristow, Sumburgh/Stornoway
    : Originally purchased for the 'Gap' SAR contract (North) and was at Sumburg+
    Sikorsky Helicopters N166J : Sikorsky 2011
    Bristow G-MCGA : Bristow Jan13-May18
    Bristow Norway AS LN-OIE : Bristow Norway from May18
    : on the old AIS MMSI at Hammerfest
    : Bristow Rescue
    92-0171 s-92a 2012 G-MCGD : Search and rescue heli on Stornoway, Scotland
    Sikorsky Helicopters N971E : Sikorsky 2012
    Bristow G-MCGD : Bristow from Jun13, for Coast Guard
    92-0225 s-92a 2013 G-MCGG : at Stornoway
    : 9 Apr 2019, MCA operating from Stornoway
    - N225WK : Aircraft MSN 920225 Trust at Wilmington, DE Mar/Oct 1994
    Bristow G-MCGG : Bristow from Oct14





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