Rotortrade Facilitates Helicopter Fleet Expansion in Nigeria

March 9, 2023

Rotortrade, a leader in helicopter sales and the exclusive distributor of Leonardo's pre-owned helicopters, announces its recent acquisition of two Bell 407 helicopters from Caverton, as well as the sale of three AW109 Trekker helicopters to Global Aviation Training and Maintenance Limited, in Nigeria.

Global Aviation Training and Maintenance Limited is a partner company of Caverton Helicopters, the leading provider of marine and aviation logistics services in the oil and gas industry in Nigeria and Sub-Saharan Africa.

“We are delighted to have worked on these transactions, expanding RT owned inventory with two Bell 407 helicopters form Caverton," said Aurélien Blanc, Rotortrade's EVP Global Sales "We are confident that the AW109 Trekker will be an excellent addition to the fleet of Global Aviation Training and Maintenance Limited and will help them meet their operational needs with the highest level of safety and efficiency."

"We are excited to add these helicopters to our fleet," said Rotimi Makanjuola, the CEO of Global Aviation Training and Maintenance Limited. "We chose the AW109 Trekker because it is the ideal platform for training on light twin engine helicopters that will help bring up the next generations of helicopter pilots in Nigeria."