Bristow Group Announces Quarterly Dividend

                  Bristow Group Announces Quarterly Dividend

PR Newswire

HOUSTON, Nov. 5, 2012

HOUSTON, Nov. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --Bristow Group Inc. (NYSE: BRS), the
leading provider of helicopter services to the offshore energy industry,
announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend
of $0.20 per share of common stock issued and outstanding at the close of
business on November 30, 2012 (the "Record Date"). The dividend will be
payable on December 14, 2012 to stockholders of record at the close of
business on the Record Date. There were 35,980,223 shares of Bristow's common
stock issued and outstanding as of October 31, 2012.

ABOUT BRISTOW GROUP INC.
Bristow Group Inc. is the leading provider of helicopter services to the
worldwide offshore energy industry based on the number of aircraft operated
and one of two helicopter service providers to the offshore energy industry
with global operations. Bristow has major transportation operations in the
North Sea, Nigeria and the U.S. Gulf of Mexico, and in most of the other major
offshore oil and gas producing regions of the world, including Alaska,
Australia, Brazil, Canada, Russia and Trinidad. For more information, visit
Bristow's website at www.bristowgroup.com.

Contact: Linda McNeill
         Bristow Group Inc.
         (713) 267-7622

SOURCE Bristow Group Inc.

Website: http://www.bristowgroup.com