WESTSTAR AVIATION SERVICES SDN BHD
Weststar Aviation Services Sdn Bhd (WASSB), a member of the Weststar Group is an industry leader in offshore helicopter transportation services in the region. Subsequently after establishing its domestic presence, WASSB recently became the largest helicopter operator in South East Asia. Additionally, WASSB is the second largest global operator of the AW139 helicopter type in the world.
WASSB operates from 8 domestic and international bases. WASSB domestic bases are spread across Kota Bharu, Kerteh, Kuala Terengganu, Miri and Kota Kinabalu. Meanwhile, WASSB overseas operations are located in Songkhla (Thailand), ouakchott (Mauritania), and Agadir (Morocco). Currently, WASSB possesses 44 helicopters in its fleet. Thirty-five (35) AW 139, two (2) AW 169, four (4) AW189, two (2) Airbus Helicopters H225 and one (1) Sikorsky S-76C++ make up WASSB oil and gas helicopter operations.
WASSB oil and gas clients include Petronas Carigali, ExxonMobil, Carigali Hess, CPOC, CHOC, Repsol, Petrofac, SapuraKencana Energy, TOTAL, KPOC, Lundin, WesternGeco, Hess, Shell, Tullow Oil, Mubadala Petroleum, CGG Veritas, ConocoPhillips, INPEX Offshore, PTTEP, Galp Energia Tarfayyab, PC Mauritania, Enquest, JX Nippon Oil & Energy Co., and Kosmos Energy. WASSB is consistently seeking out opportunities to expand its services in Asia, Africa and the Middle East. Currently, WASSB is in the midst of broadening its operations in Indonesia while striving to penetrate new emerging oil and gas markets namely Myanmar, Papua New Guinea, Australia, Brunei, Philippines, South Africa, Mozambique, Ghana, Suriname, Senegal, Guinea and Turkmenistan.
Key Clients & Projects
|Country||Client(s)||Project Name and Summary of Work Scope|
|Malaysia||Petronas Carigali, ExxonMobil, SapuraKencana, Petrofac, Talisman||Provision of Rotary Wing Aircraft, Equipment and Services (for medium type aircraft - AW139)
|Malaysia||Carigali hess||Provision of 2 units of medium size helicopters for Carigali Hess's Facilities
|Malaysia||KPOC||Provision of Rotary Wing Aircraft, Equipment and Services
|Mauritania||Tullow Oil||Rotary Aviation Services
|Thailand||PTTEP Thailand||Helicopter Services
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