EPA received Ozires Silva Entrepreneurship Award in 2007, promoted by RPC and ISAE/FGV, due to the case presented: “The implantation of an aviation hub in the State of Paraná.”

Djalma Farias, Director of EPA, received from Ozires Silva hands, Embraer founder and former Minister of Infrastructure, the award in the Emerging Entrepreneur category, for creating in 2006 the Civil Aviation Training Center in Curitiba, equipped with Embraer aircraft Full Flight Simulators: Embraer 110 – Bandeirante and Embraer 120 – Brasilia.

EPA was selected among 66 companies and the award ceremony took place at the Hotel Bourbon, in Curitiba.