Era Group Inc. Announces Gulf of Mexico Operations Update

HOUSTON, TX -- (Marketwired) -- 01/14/15 -- Era Group Inc. (NYSE: ERA) today announced that it has secured contracts for three additional medium helicopters in the Gulf of Mexico. The helicopters, which include two Sikorsky S-76s and one AgustaWestland AW139, will be used to support drilling programs and various projects for three of the Company's oil and gas partners.

"Era's proven ability to consistently provide safe, efficient and reliable transportation services is further evidenced by the addition of these contracts with our oil and gas partners," said Paul White, Senior Vice President, Commercial. "Our commitment to deliver value, dedication and overall excellence in all aspects of our operating scope continues to drive growth in our domestic and international operations."

About Era Group

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 and customers in other countries, including Brazil, India, Norway, Spain 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 concerning Era Group, contact Harmony Packard at (281) 606-4783 or visit Era Group's website at

Harmony Packard
(281) 606-4783

Source: Era Group Inc.