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µWIKING Helikopter Service GmbH

WIKING Helikopter Service GmbH was founded in 1975 and has specialised for more than 40 years in offshore flights in the North and Baltic Sea areas.  WIKING operates Airbus Helicopters H145 and Leonardo Helicopters AW139.


About Us
History of WIKING
WIKING is specialised for more than 40 years in offshore flights

Our Approvals
"Safety is our Mission". We have numerous certificates and approvals for this

Health, Safety, Quality and Enviroment (HSQE) is of great importance at WIKING Helikopter Service

See our helicopters in use

Here are some selected WIKING Videos

Our Service

Sea Pilot transfer

In the German Bight ships above a certain size or carrying particular types of cargo are obliged to take a sea pilot on board to assist the Captain in navigating the respective sea areas, rivers and harbors. In addition to pilot transport by boat, WIKING helicopters are used to transfer sea pilots


Since its foundation in 1975, WIKING has flown over 112,000 accident-free flight hours, predominantly in operations at sea and in the coastal areas of the North Sea, as well as supplying offshore facilities. Over 55,000 accident-free sea pilot transfers have been carried out.

Emergency rescue / Emergency services

Emergency medical care for offshore wind farms

WIKING works in cooperation with Offshore Response Safety GmbH (ORS) to provide emergency medical assistance to employees based at offshore wind farms. For this purpose WIKING always has an aircraft and crew on stand-by. ORS provides the medical personnel and the medical equipment. This service is available 24 hours a day and 7 days a week.!


The WIKING Helikopter Service GmbH Maintenance Organisation, with EASA Part 145 authorisation, is located with hangar and workshops at the JadeWeserAirport base and is operational 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. WIKING is a CAMO (Continuing Airworthiness Management Organisation), authorised by EASA and by the German Aviation Authorities.

Helicopter Hoist Operation HHO
Transporting personel to wind turbine generator (WTG) during the hoist process with a helicopter on the open sea (Offshore-Hoist Operations)
We educate customers on the use of winches.
Approved Training Organisation ATO
We train our and other pilots
Ground Operation
WIKING operates its own ground operation with handling.

Helicopter Fleet

WIKING H145 at night

Airbus Helicopters

WIKING AW139 Helicopter

Leonardo Helicopters




Leonardo: AW139 offshore fleet grows further in Northern Europe with new delivery to WIKING Helikopter Service GmbH
The delivery grows the number of AW139s operated by WIKING Helikopter Service GmbH in Germany, supporting the energy industry, to four aircraft
Published by Leonardo Helicopters - 16/12/2020
Siemens Gamesa Hires WIKING for East Anglia One
Wiking Helikopter Service GmbH has signed a multi-year contract with Siemens Gamesa to support wind turbine maintenance on the East Anglia ONE wind farm offshore UK
Published by Ernst Nassl - 12/11/2019
East Anglia ONE gets air support from WIKING
WIKING Helikopter Service GmbH (WIKING) is to provide helicopter support for the East Anglia ONE offshore wind farm off the east coast of the UK. Operations are to be conducted from Beccles, UK and will support the transfer of technicians and supplies at the site
Published by Ernst Nassl - 29/10/2019
SAT1 TV report "Crew-Exchange": Rescue forces of the DGzRS practise cross-border operations
The "Deutsche Gesellschaft zur Rettung Schiffbrüchiger" (DGzRS: German Society for the Rescue of Shipwrecked) trained regularly, so that in case of emergency, every move sits - for example, the rescue by helicopter. Now they have trained together with colleagues from all over Europe at the international "Crew Exchange" in Wilhelmshaven. And we were there.
television program in German:
Published by SAT1 Regional - 1/10/2019
Video "Wiking First Touch down at Eemshaven Heliport"
See Short Video "Wiking First Touch down at Eemshaven Heliport" at LinkedIn ( )
Published by Ernst Nassl - 24/9/2019

WIKING Helikopter Service GmbH

26452 Sande-Mariensiel, Germany
Tel: +49-4421-299-0



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