IOGP Report 420
Discover recommended practices in the effective management of helicopter operations in support of land seismic surveys and helirig operations
OGP maintains a comprehensive worldwide database of accident statistics covering all aviation activities performed by the oil & gas industry, with a specific focus on helicopter operations. Periodic review of this database highlights land seismic and helirig operations as the area that continues to incur the highest accident rates of all of the roles performed in support of oil & gas exploration & production. The purpose of this document is to promote effective management of helicopter operations in support of land seismic surveys and helirig operations. The information contained within this document should be viewed as recommended best practices. These guidelines are to be used in conjunction with OGP report 390, Aircraft management guidelines (AMG).