flight tracking and surveillance firm known until recently as Rannoch, has
named Fred Messina VP of corporate development.
joins the Virginia-based company from Sensis where he
was VP of strategic programs. During his 22 year career Messina
has also worked for Hughes Aircraft and eventually Raytheon.
Messina is an industry-recognized leader in air traffic management systems and
network-centric operations applications,” says Era in a statement.
Messina: “I am
delighted to be a part of Era’s vision for next-generation surveillance for
civil aviation and military solutions. Era’s innovative research and
development, along with proven delivery, make it uniquely well-positioned to
execute and grow in markets that are ripe for change and renewal.
multilateration and ADS-B [automatic dependent
surveillance-broadcast] solutions for both the civil and military sectors
perfectly align with this future direction.”