About Us

Awan Inspirasi Sdn Bhd (AISB) is a Malaysian incorporated company established on 13th April 2006 with paid up capital of RM20,100,000.00. AISB is in the aviation business providing offshore helicopter services for transportation of passengers/workers to offshore oil exploration and development rigs for Oil & Gas companies. Currently, it is a company employing over 150 people ranging from management, pilots, engineers, finance and admin, with offices located within Malaysia in Kuala Lumpur, Miri Sarawak, Kota Kinabalu Sabah and Federal Territory of Labuan.

The Awan group consist of Awan Inspirasi Holdings Sdn Bhd, Awan Inspirasi Global (L) Bhd and Awan Inspirasi Sdn Bhd, formed a strategic alliance with CHC Helicopter Services (CHC), who provide helicopter transportation services to both onshore and offshore petroleum markets around the world. CHC is an experienced helicopter operator with a highly developed global helicopter support infrastructure including repair, overhaul and logistical support.
 
In November 2008, the Awan group secured a contract for the provision of helicopter aviation services to PETRONAS Carigali Sdn Bhd, Sarawak Shell Berhad, Sabah Shell Petroleum Company Limited and Shell Oil And Gas (Malaysia) LLC. The contract tenure is 5 years with an automatic extension of 7 years, conditional upon the delivery of Awan owned helicopters within the initial contract period.
 
Prior to contract award, Awan group ensured all the necessary business and operational arrangements to commence operation on 1 October 2008 were in place.   Transition from the previous service provider and commencement of operations at Miri were carried out without disruption.
 
Currently, AISB have a fleet of 3 Eurocopter EC225LP,  1 Sikorsky S76C++ and 3 AgustaWestland AW139 aircrafts in service. The helicopters are a mixture of AISB owned and CHC leased aircraft. The group have purchased 3 new EC225LP helicopters in offshore configuration from Eurocopter Malaysia Sdn Bhd. All three helicopters were delivered in December 2010 and December 2011and October 2013 repectively.  With the main operations office located in Miri Sarawak, AISB have invested RM35, 000, 000.00 for the construction of its own hangar, which was completed in June 2011.
 
Awan group strive to become a world class and 1st choice chartered aircraft service provider for the Oil & Gas market in Malaysia. Indications are we are achieving this goal and are well positioned to be the premier service provider.