TEL AVIV, Israel, Dec. 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Drone Safety Systems company, ParaZero Technologies Ltd (ASX: PRZ) is delighted to announce it has appointed former USA FAA Administrator, Michael Huerta, to its advisory board.
This represents a landmark achievement for ParaZero as Mr. Huerta holds over three decades of senior and executive management experience in the technology and aviation innovation industries. He most recently held the position of Administrator at the USA’s Federal Aviation Administration having been nominated for this position by President Barack Obama. Prior to this, he served as FAA Deputy Administrator. The FAA is responsible for the safety of the USA’s aviation industry and the operations of the National Airspace System. The agency has a US$16 billion budget and 45,000 employees.
Prior to this, Mr. Huerta was Group President of the Transportation Solutions Group of Affiliated Computer Services. He has held senior positions at the Salt Lake Organizing Committee for the Olympic Winter Games of 2002, the U.S. Department of Transportation, the Port of San Francisco and the New York City Department of Ports, International Trade and Commerce.
Commenting on Michael Huerta’s appointment, ParaZero’s CEO, Eden Attias, said:
“We are pleased to welcome Michael to our Advisory Board and we are thrilled to have such a renowned aviation expert with a highly credible corporate resume and extensive drone safety knowledge to lend their talent to push our Company’s goals forward. Michael brings a tremendous amount of knowledge and deep understanding of the US drone industry, regulatory environment as well as business growth. I am certain he will be a driving force behind our growth.”
ParaZero (www.parazero.com) was founded in 2014 to accomplish a vision to enable the drone industry to realise its greatest potential. ParaZero offers a smart and intuitive solution to enable drone industry growth by designing, developing and providing best-in-class autonomous safety systems for commercial drones.