offshore drilling en Gas Well On Fire After Blowout In Gulf Of Mexico A natural gas well off the coast of Louisiana was on fire Wednesday, one day after a blowout forced 44 workers to evacuate. There were no injuries reported.<p>The <a href="" target="_blank">Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement says</a> the mishap at Well A-3 below a "Hercules 265 jack-up rig," about 55 miles off the Louisiana coast, was first reported around 9:45 a.m. Wed, 24 Jul 2013 12:18:00 +0000 Mark Memmott 40223 at Coast Guard: Helicopter Crashes in Gulf of Mexico <p>The body of a pilot whose helicopter crashed in the Gulf of Mexico has been recovered. The Coast Guard says divers from the vessel Ocean Inspector found the pilot inside the aircraft&#39;s cockpit. The helicopter, owned by PHI Inc., crashed yesterday and was used to take people to oil rigs.<span style="display: none;">&nbsp;</span></p> Tue, 29 May 2012 14:25:32 +0000 The Associated Press 12279 at Offshore Rig Worker Admits Faking Blow-Out Preventer Safety Tests <p>A rig worker has pleaded guilty in federal court to ordering his crew to falsify test results on a faulty blow-out preventer in the Gulf of Mexico. It occurred before and after the Deepwater Horizon explosion. Fri, 06 Apr 2012 11:00:00 +0000 Eileen Fleming 8329 at