Breaking: Offshore Helicopter Declares an Emergency

A CHC S92 Helicopter returning from a North Sea oilfield East of Shetland has declared an emergency.

The helicopter started squawking on emergency frequency 7700 just before 5.30pm this evening. The helicopter is currently over land making a return to Dyce heliport. Other aircraft have been put into a circling patern to allow the helicopter a priority landing.

More information as we get it.

Update 17:42 the helicopter has landed safely.

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