SS-86 Petrobras platform back operating normally

For security reasons, the operations of drilling rig SS-86, located in the Santos basin, in the field of Búzios, were interrupted last Sunday April 16, after the S-92 helicopter from company BHS, perform sudden landing at the heliport on Saturday 15. The aircraft was carrying 18 passengers and 3 crew members who landed in the unit with no injuries.

A Committee formed by members of Petrobras, BHS and the Regional accident investigation and prevention (Seripa) went to the platform, where the helicopter and carried out analyses of the causes of sudden landing of the S-92 helicopter. After the removal of the aircraft, the unit was authorized by the competent authorities to return to operation. A Petrobras internal Commission will evaluate what happened.



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