RNLI: All 19 oil workers accounted for in North Sea rescue

The RNLI says all 19 oil workers aboard a ditched helicopter in the North Sea have been accounted for.

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Helicopter halt after rescue

The operator of a helicopter that was safely ditched in the sea with 19 people on board is temporarily suspending flights with the model. The CHC-operated helicopter was carrying an oil crew from Aberdeen to a rig 86 miles north-west of Shetland.