HOUSTON, TX--(Marketwired - Apr 26, 2013) - Era Group Inc. ("Era"), a leading helicopter transport operator based in the United States, today announced that executives and team members will visit the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) to celebrate the successful completion of the company's recent spin-off from SEACOR (NYSE: CKH). Era Group Inc. began trading on the NYSE as an independent public company on February 1, 2013 under the ticker symbol "ERA".
Chief Executive Officer Sten L. Gustafson said, "It is a privilege for us to ring the opening bell on behalf of the employees of Era Group, acknowledging our recent spin-off to become a public company listed on the New York Stock Exchange. This represents yet another key moment in Era's long history, and we appreciate the opportunity to be there."
About Era Group Inc.
Era Group is one of the largest helicopter operators in the world and the longest serving helicopter transport operator in the U.S. In addition to servicing its U.S. customers, Era Group also provides helicopters and related services to third-party helicopter operators in other countries, including Brazil, Canada, India, Indonesia, Mexico, Norway, Spain, Sweden, Uruguay and the United Kingdom. Era Group's helicopters are primarily used to transport personnel to, from and between offshore installations, drilling rigs and platforms.
For additional information, contact Molly Hottinger at (954) 627-5278 or visit Era Group Inc.'s website at www.eragroupinc.com.