David Zaworski named Director of Safety and Compliance at Era


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David Zaworski has been appointed Director of Safety and Compliance at Era Helicopters. Zaworski rejoins Era to oversee the company’s commitment to maintain the highest safety standards, with over seventeen years of experience in the aviation industry.

His last role was as Ground Operations Manager at Chicago Helicopter Experience LLC,  prior to that Zaworski served as Deputy Director of Operations of Indus Aviation Inc. and in other supervisory roles in the aviation industry.

Zaworski joined Era as an aircraft maintenance technician and spent more than eight years with Era, most recently serving as Era’s Chief Inspector until April 2016.  During this time he was responsible for the airworthiness of Era’s helicopter fleet, including all aspects of quality assurance, regulatory compliance and product improvement and reliability.

“David brings a wealth of industry experience combined with extensive knowledge of Era’s operations and procedures and a demonstrated commitment to quality assurance in his prior role as Era’s Chief Inspector that make him uniquely qualified to lead our efforts to maintain the highest safety standards and ensure regulatory compliance.  His energetic drive, technical abilities and commitment to safety make him a good fit for this critical role at Era. We are pleased with David’s return to Era to oversee safety, our highest operational priority.” said Era’s President and Chief Executive Officer, Chris Bradshaw.

Mr. Zaworski served in the United States Marine Corps.  He has a Bachelor of Science in Professional Aeronautics from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University.