ERA - European Regions Airline Association

Industrial action in France brings misery to passengers and airlines, says ERA

The European Regions Airline Association (ERA) is expressing significant concern regarding industrial action in France called by several air traffic controllers’ unions that sees air...

Montserrat Barriga (Binter) appointed as ERA Director General

The European Regions Airline Association (ERA) has appointed Montserrat Barriga as its new Director General. Barriga brings with her a wealth of experience from within...

ERA releases position paper on Brexit

The European Regions Airline Association (ERA) has today released its position paper on Brexit, detailing the position of the association on the future air...

The airline associations address letter to European Council about delays at border controls

Open letter to the EU Council of Ministers: Implementation of Regulation EU 458/2017 regarding reinforcement of checks against relevant databases at external borders Dear Ministers for...

ERA member airlines gain financing for fleet renewal from the European Investment Bank

The European Regions Airline Association (ERA) is pleased to announce that two of its member airlines, KLM Cityhopper (as already announced here yesterday) and Air...

ERA, Eurocontrol and the Flight Safety Foundation host fifth annual Safety Forum in Brussels

The fifth annual Safety Forum is taking place today and tomorrow, co-hosted by the European Regions Airline Association (ERA), Eurocontrol and the Flight Safety Foundation. ...

ERA releases guidance to members on future avionic equipage

The European Regions Airline Association (ERA) has published advice on the current and planned avionics fitment required for aircraft operating in European airspace. As part...

ERA’s Director General to stand down later this year

The European Regions Airline Association (ERA) today announced that its Director General, Simon McNamara, would be standing down later this year to take up...

ERA works to secure the best outcome for aviation as UK triggers Article 50 (Brexit)

The UK has today triggered Article 50, formally beginning the two-year process of the country withdrawing from the European Union. ERA, as a European...

Joint declaration – European aviation says “It’s time to stand up for the EU”

In two days, it will be 60 years since representatives of six countries, gathered in Rome and signed the treaty that established the European...

ERA calls for greater use of Public Service Obligation

The European Regions Airline Association (ERA) has released a new publication advising members on the current EU rules governing Public Service Obligation (PSO) routes. Following...

ERA welcomes the External Production Division of SAS into membership

The European Regions Airline Association (ERA) is delighted to welcome the external production division of Scandinavian Airlines (SAS) into its expanding and varied airline membership. This...

ERA comments on European Commission proposal for aviation emissions trading system

European Commission adopts proposal for aviation emissions trading system The European Commission (EC) has today made a proposal for the revision of the EU Emissions...

Spanish airline Binter revealed as ERA Airline of the Year

Winner airline Binter praised for its expansion into new markets and solid profitability despite the challenging market CityJet awarded Silver for transitioning from Air...

Southampton Airport wins the ERA Airport of the Year award

Southampton Airport wins prestigious ERA Airport of the Year award Southampton airport demonstrated extraordinary involvement with the local community, providing new services to disabled...

European aviation industry meets in Madrid for the ERA General Assembly

The European regional aviation industry prepares to gather in Madrid on 11-13 October at the ERA General Assembly. Up to 400 industry CEOs and...

Aviation industry calls for urgent action on drone safety

The European Regions Airline Association (ERA), together with ECA, IATA, EHA, ACI EUROPE, IACA, A4E, IFALPA, IFATCA and CANSO, have jointly called for a...

ERA comment on the UK referendum result on membership of the EU

Following the UK’s vote on 23 June to leave the EU Simon McNamara, Director General of the European Regions Airline Association (ERA), comments. “Time...

ERA, FSF and Eurocontrol host key aviation safety event

PUTTING SAFETY FIRST – ERA, FSF AND EUROCONTROL HOST KEY AVIATION SAFETY EVENT ON SAFETY NETS International aviation experts gather to improve and promote...

ERA (Europe) and RAA (US) working together for regional aviation

The working relationship between the European Regions Airline Association (ERA) and the Regional Airline Association* (RAA) continues to be of great benefit to both...