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Tripoli to get 10 New Airbus Helicopters

By John Lee. Libya's Tripoli-based Minister of the Interior, Fathi Bashagha, has said that the Ministry will soon receive 10 helicopters from France's Airbus. In an annoucement on Twitter, the Minister said the helicopters will be used in fighting organised crime, terrorist groups and human trafficking. They will also be used in search and rescue […]

Mellitah Extends Tender for Air Transport Services

The Mellitah Oil & Gas Company (Oil Division) intends to issue the below tender and wishes to invite for pre-qualification interested, experienced and reputable Companies specialized in providing similar services stated below to submit all requirements for inclusion in the bidders list to be invited to participate in the following tender: Tender No. (795) Provision […]

Mellitah Tender for Helicopter Services

The Mellitah Oil & Gas Company (Oil Division) intends to issue the tender below and wishes to invite for pre-qualification interested, experienced and reputable companies specialized in providing similar services for inclusion in the bidders list: Tender No. (795) Provision of rotary –wing air transportation Services to offshore Fields (Oil & Gas ) Scope of […]

BP Seeks “Expressions of Interest” in Helicopter Service

BP Exploration Libya Ltd has requested “Expression of Interest” from qualifying Contractors for the provision of Offshore Helicopter Services in support of BP’s forthcoming exploration drilling campaign in the Gulf of Sidra, North East of Misurata, averaging 180 nautical miles direct track one-way over water with an extended range probability of 240 nautical miles off […]

Libya may buy used U.S. Army Chinooks

Defense News reports that Boeing, which makes the Chinook helicopter, is in discussions with the State Department about opportunities to provide used Army CH-47E helicopters to Tripoli. “Libya is anxious for some additional capability,” said Raymond Haddad, Boeing’s head of Chinook sustainment. The State Department and U.S. Congress must sign off on foreign weapons sales. (Source: […]