Offshore workers stranded after copter develops fault
Offshore workers were stuck on a North Sea platform last night after a problem involving a Super Puma helicopter.
An EC225 was reported to have developed a fault on the North Alwyn platform, 143 miles north-east of Shetland.
The type of aircraft was only recently cleared to resume North Sea operations after two ditchings in May and October last year.
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