A blog that backs a bi-monthly magazine covering all the islands of Scotland
Tuesday, 7 February 2012
There are changes coming in the areas of Search and Rescue. Bristow Helicopters will soon be taking over operations, in Stornoway and Sumburgh, from CHC. The involvement of RAF and Royal Navy helicopters will be phased out after 2016. The lie of the land and the waters around the Western and Northern Isles are not places in which to engage in escapades.