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    Ocean Crash Recovery

    On May 8, 2014, a chartered Dolphin helicopter was transporting crews between a UDW drillship and Takoradi in Ghana. The helicopter went down with 8 crew members onboard, 4 survived the crash with 4 passengers deceased.  Defiant Marine, at the request of SMIT, provided a rapid response to aid in locating and recovery of the helicopter.  The helicopter was recovered from the ocean floor.