Its a good thing that all the advantages claimed for any service about to be privatised always materialise without a hitch. And that prospective bidders don't make unrealistic claims during the bidding process, that then fail to materialise, or cost considerably more than first suggested.
^^^^these were pretty much my thoughts on hearing about this along with....
'Tories want to privatise everything, Dave won't be happy until the NHS is in private hands
Bristow already provide SandR services in a number of countries, including Holland and Australia so I wonder how they've performed there?