Pardubice, Czech Republic January 17th, 2012 - ERA a.s., (ERA) announced today the award of type certificate number 542 from the Interstate Aviation Commission. This certification acknowledges the design of ERA equipment meets all certification requirements for use as a WAM surveillance system and an HMU. The certification process involved verification of the operational results of ERA´s deployed WAM and HMU systems, and the extensive audit of the documentation and production process used at ERA facilities. ERA´s HMU is now able to support the monitoring tasks for the Reduced Vertical Separation Minimum (RVSM) program that recently started in the airspace above Russia and the countries of the Eurasia region. As a result of this certification ERA is now the only vendor that has achieved the certification required for the operation of multilateration surveillance and height monitoring systems in Russia.
Valery Nikolayevich Goncharov, Chairman of the Commission on certification of airdromes and equipment stated that “ERA has proven their equipment capable of meeting the exacting requirements of the IAC and we look forward to a long and fruitful relationship with the company.”
Vladislav Hofman, Managing Director of ERA stated that “We are extremely pleased with the results of the IAC/MAK review and audit. We have shown our systems and processes are among the best in the world and are proud to have satisfied the requirements of a major aviation certification authority.”
About The Interstate Aviation Committee (IAC)
The Interstate Aviation Committee (IAC) was established in line with the “Intergovernmental Agreement on Civil Aviation and Use of Airspace”. By this Agreement the IAC was nominated as the executive body of 12 former USSR states and empowered with functions and authority in the area of civil aviation and use of airspace.
Pardubice, June 6th, 2013 ERA Company doubled its annual revenue (comparing to financial year 2011) and has obtained profit 85 million Czech crowns (3.5 million €) last year. Satisfactory economic results have been approved by auditing process.
Brno, May 22 - 24, 2013 The newest, mobile version of Passive Coherent Location system (PCL) by ERA was introduced to the general public for the 1st time at the IDET Exhibition 2013 in Brno last week. Silent Guard, mobile demonstrator of passive surveillance systems, was chosen by international journalist jury as the best technological showpiece of the IDET exhibition. Among VIPs visiting ERA stand were Lieutenant General Petr Pavel and Minister of Defence of the Czech Republic Vlastimil Picek.
Lima, Peru, May 15th – 19th, 2013 ERA Company exhibited at “SITDEF PERU 2013” fair in Lima in the middle of May. ERA took part in the official mission of military and defence industry producers of the Czech Republic, for instance Česká zbrojovka, PAMCO INT, Excalibur, Sellier & Bellot and ALP.
Bohdanec Spa, May 17, 2013 The 2nd annual golf tournament of ERA Company “ERA Invitational 2013” for its business partners was held in Golf Club resort Pardubice on May 17th, 2013. Among the players were the representatives of the distinguished companies and institutions who traditionally belong to ERA golf community.