Inspections have been ordered on Super Puma helicopters amid fears that life rafts could fail to release in an emergency.
Scotland's top law officer will have to wait until the end of the year to find out if prosecutors can get early access to the black box from a doomed helicopter.
The airline pilots’ union has confirmed it will launch a legal bid to stop a black box recorder from a fatal North Sea helicopter crash being handed to prosecutors.
Survivors of the 2013 Super Puma crash which killed four oil workers have launched a damages claim worth more than £5million.
The families of four oil workers who were killed in a helicopter crash could wait "years" to find out if anyone will be charged over their deaths if a judge rules that the aircraft's black box should not be handed over to Scotland's top prosecutor.
A helicopter with seven people on board was forced to make an emergency landing in Shetland today.
The families of four oil workers who died in a North Sea Super Puma crash have welcomed a landmark legal move to seize the black box from the doomed helicopter.
Scotland's top prosecutor has made a landmark legal move to access the black box recorder from a Super Puma which crashed last August killing four oil workers on board.
A service of dedication will be held at Sumburgh Airport to mark the anniversary of last year's North Sea helicopter crash off the coast of Shetland.
A North Sea helicopter crash that killed 16 people was a result of "catastrophic gear failure", a coroner has ruled.