Our Mission is to provide worldwide helicopter services that are unsurpassed in safety and customer satisfaction. We are a team dedicated to continuous improvement in an environment that promotes trust, personal growth, and mutual respect.
PHI Century is a joint venture between PHI Inc. a global leader in helicopter transportation and Century Aviation Company Limited, managed by aviation leaders in Ghana. PHI Century was founded to support the expanding requirement for transportation to offshore drilling rigs and production platforms in West Africa.
The company’s strength is derived from the combined strength of each partner. PHI Inc. brings its depth of experience, state-of-the-art fleet of helicopters, enhanced operational procedures, and safety management systems. Whilst Century Aviation Company Limited brings its vast experience locally and internationally in Aviation, bringing knowledge of the intricacies of working in Ghana and West Africa.
Since PHI’s incorporation in 1949, its primary business has been the safe and reliable transportation of personnel and, to a lesser extent, parts and equipment, to, from, and among offshore platforms for customers engaged in the oil and gas exploration, development and production industry, principally in the Gulf of Mexico. PHI’s customers include Shell Exploration & Production Company (“Shell”), BP America Production Company (“BP”), ConocoPhillips Inc., and ExxonMobil Production Co. and Eni Petroleum. PHI’s working relationship with these companies range from well over 15 year to 45 years. PHI also provides air medical transportation for hospitals and emergency service agencies where they operate as an independent provider of medical services.
Century Aviation is a wholly Ghanaian owned company registered in April, 2009. Within the short period of existence, Century received an unrestricted Air Carrier License (ACL) for rotary and non-scheduled fixed wing services. It is also the holder of an Airline Operator’s License (AOC) issued by Ghana Civil Aviation Authority.
Currently, PHI Century provides helicopter transportation services to the Mining and Oil and Gas Industry in West Africa. PHI Century’s primary geographic area of concentration is offshore West Africa, inland Ghana, and Equatorial Guinea.
We strive to compete successfully in the aviation market with choice of products, meeting needs of customers, gaining advantage over competitors, exploiting and creating new opportunities; we manage safety, efficiency, customer service and quality as a top priority and we offer first class aviation service as a Ghanaian based company by providing new services to existing and newly ventured offshore companies.