Era Group will sell Alaska FBO to Landmark Aviation


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Era Group Inc. has reached an agreement to sell its fixed based operation (FBO) business at Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport in Alaska to Landmark Aviation.

Under the terms of a purchase and sale agreement, Piedmont Hawthorne Aviation, part of the Landmark Aviation network, will acquire Era Group’s subsidiary, Era FBO, through a 100 per cent equity purchase. The transaction, which is expected to close during the second quarter of 2015, is subject to customary closing conditions.

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Chris Bradshaw, CEO of Era Group says: “We are pleased to have reached a deal with Landmark to sell the FBO in Alaska. Landmark presented a compelling offer, and we believe Era’s shareholders will benefit from alternative deployment of this capital.”

“On behalf of Era, I would like to thank everyone at the FBO for their dedication and support throughout the years. Landmark is a leading operator of fixed based operations, and we believe our customers and employees will continue to thrive under their stewardship,” Bradshaw adds.