Bristow Recovers Pilot from Accident Location
March 11, 2019
HOUSTON, MARCH 11, 2019 -- Bristow Group Inc. has confirmed it has recovered the pilot who was fatally injured in yesterday’s aircraft accident in the Gulf of Mexico involving one of its helicopters, a Bell 407, registration N577AL, operating between Galliano and Venice, Louisiana. The flight was carrying one pilot and one passenger who also died in the accident and was recovered yesterday.
The pilot was a valued member of the Bristow team. Out of respect for the family’s wishes, we are not releasing the name of our pilot at this time.
Bristow extends our deepest condolences to both families impacted by this accident.