Norway's Petroleum Safety Authority has given Aker BP consent for exploration drilling in Block 6607/12 in the Norwegian Sea. Well 6607/12-4 will be drilled to test the Alve NE prospect in production licence PL 127C.
Geographical coordinates are 66°03'39.7354" North 07°59'5.8170" East. Water depth is 363 metres.
The well is scheduled to take 90.5 days and will be drilled by the Deepsea Nordkapp.
Source: Petroleum Safety Authority Norway