Russia Certifies HondaJet ELITE Another major certification body has given the nod to the Honda Aircraft Company's HondaJet ELITE. The Russians (Federal Air Transport Agency (FATA) have now certified the Over The Wing Engine Mount executive jet. In fact the first Russian Registered HondaJet ELITE started service immediately after the news of the certification. As a reminder, the HondaJet ELITE has approval from a multiplicity of world certification bodies and countries. United States (FAA), Europe (EASA), Mexico (AFAC), Brazil (ANAC), Argentina (ANAC), Panama(AAC), India (DGCA), Japan (JCAB), Canada (TCCA), China (CAAC), Turkey (DGCA) and Pakistan (PCAA).