The Houma Super Base is Era’s newest and largest base. Located at the Houma-Terrebonne Airport, the base is open 24 hours a day 7 days a week. Flight operations can be conducted VFR or IFR for our controlled ramp area. A dedicated fly-way measuring 1,251 feet allows for easy departures and arrivals, providing safe and efficient operations. Two crew changing terminals with available office space allow for consolidated logistical operations.

105 Tower Road
Houma, LA 70363

Base location and directions

Phone: 985-868-0817
Fax: 985-868-0878

Oil & Gas

Oil & Gas

Era’s Houma base has extensive ramp space available to accommodate all helicopter types and sizes. Customers can expect secure parking, shuttle service to and from vehicles, kiosk style check-in, security screening and comfortable waiting areas with phone charging stations, multiple TV’s, vending machines, restrooms and wireless internet.

Search and Rescue

Search and Rescue

Era's Search and Rescue (SAR) program provides air transport search capabilities to aid those in distress or imminent danger, including EMS/Medevac services for air transport of those requiring medical care. Based out of Houma, Era provides full Gulf-wide coverage for unparalleled capability and reliability.

Fleet Support

Fleet Support

Era’s Houma base is a full-service repair station, capable of many airframe and component services for a multitude of aircraft. Housed in a brand new, air-conditioned hangar located on-site, Era allows customers unparalleled access to tooling, safety solutions, and specialized engineering.

Unmanned Aerial Solutions

Unmanned Aerial Solutions

Era offers state of the art data collection and inspection services to the Oil & Gas industry, municipality, aerial photograph and land surveying. These Unmanned Aerial Solutions (UAS) can perform leak detection, 3D mapping, asset inspection, disaster recons and much more. This is a nationwide service with professional pilots and two drones with triple dynamic positioning reliability.


Era’s fleet offers the latest in safety features, combined with modern designs to provide outstanding capability. Era has many aircraft sizes and types to provide cost-effective solutions for your everyday needs. Our selection of high-performance helicopters allows outstanding productivity while providing comforts such as air conditioning.

Hours of Operation & Contact

Houma base is open 24/7
Phone Number: (985)709-8451
Email: Base-HUM-Dispatcher@erahelicopters.com

Feel Like a Local

Several great Cajun restaurants located nearby. Whether it be breakfast, lunch or dinner there are plenty of great options to satisfy everyone’s desires.


“I would like to take the time to thank everyone for all you did for us today. We made 20 flights with no delays or issues. All the pilots did a great job getting out with hardly no breaks between flights.  The CSR’s and base support crew did an awesome job keeping everything going forward. As I have said before we couldn’t do it without everyone here. We have a great group of people here in Houma.”

“People are great at Era, friendly and efficient. Pilots are very professional”

“Very friendly staff, clean heliport, always a fresh pot of coffee!”

“Good flight, heliports are nice and helicopters are great”

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