CHC Helicopter Corporation
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CHC Helicopter Corporation

October 19, 2005 13:59 ET

CHC Wins Five-Year North Sea Contract With Total

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - Oct. 19) - CHC Helicopter Corporation ("CHC") (TSX:FLY.SV.A)(TSX:FLY.MV.B)(NYSE:FLI) announced today it has been awarded a five- year contract, plus two one-year extensions, by Total E&P UK PLC for the provision of two dedicated new technology Eurocopter EC 225 aircraft plus one dedicated Super Puma MK2 to support Total's North Sea operations.

The contract, valued at approximately CDN $118 million over the fixed five-year period, commences in April 2007, replacing an existing CHC contract with Total.

CHC Helicopter Corporation is the world's largest provider of helicopter services to the global offshore oil and gas industry, with aircraft operating in more than 30 countries worldwide.

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Contact Information

  • CHC Helicopter Corporation
    Jo Mark Zurel
    Senior Vice-President And Chief Financial Officer
    (604) 276-2494
    or
    CHC Helicopter Corporation
    Chris Flanagan
    Director of Communications
    (604) 279-2493 or (778) 999-3705