Brazilian air transportation company Omni takes delivery of S-92, S-76C++ helicopters from Waypoint

Limerick, Ireland-based Waypoint Leasing Limited has delivered a Sikorsky S-92 and S-76C++ to Omni Taxi Aero (OTA) to be used in support of charter contracts within the offshore oil and gas sector in Brazil, the company said.

Since its inception in 2013, Waypoint has been active in supporting oil and gas, utility, firefighting and other industrial-focused helicopter operators. Waypoint´s portfolio includes more than 145 aircraft for 29 customers in 31 countries with total assets in excess of USD 1.6bn.

Waypoint has firm and option orders with aircraft manufacturers for more than 110 helicopters valued at more than USD 1.3bn, to be delivered over the next five years.

Waypoint is a global helicopter leasing company that provides operating lease and financing solutions to helicopter operators worldwide. The company serves a wide range of sectors including oil and gas, emergency medical service, search and rescue, firefighting and governmental support. In addition to Ireland, Waypoint has offices in London, the United States, Canada, Singapore, Brazil, South Africa, and Australia.

OTA provides services to companies in the oil and gas sector offering offshore and onshore air transport solutions throughout Brazil, including air medical services and seismic support services.