Rick Stine

Rick Stine

Components, Helicopters & Accessories

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Rick Stine serves as President, Components, Helicopters & Accessories. Stine is responsible for leading the achievement of the sector’s performance objectives, customer satisfaction and business development activities. He reports directly to the CEO of StandardAero and is a member of the company’s Executive Leadership Team.

Prior to joining StandardAero in 2011, Stine served as Senior Vice President, Technical Operations for HEICO Corporation where he was responsible for the technical operations of the aerospace companies within HEICO Aerospace. Prior to HEICO, Rick spent 12 years at General Electric Aircraft Engines where he served as team leader and design engineer on the Advanced Tactical Fighter demonstrator program, and led a NASA industry team consisting of members from Pratt and Whitney, Boeing, NASA and GE Aircraft Engines. 

Stine has a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from Youngstown State University, a Master of Science degree in Aerospace Engineering from the University of Cincinnati and a Master of Science in Business Management from the Krannert School of Business at Purdue University. 

StandardAero is one of the world’s largest independent providers of services including engine and airframe maintenance, repair and overhaul, engine component repair, engineering services, interior completions and paint applications. StandardAero serves a diverse array of customers in business and general aviation, airline, military, helicopter, components and energy markets. StandardAero is  owned by The Carlyle Group (NASDAQ: CG), a global investment firm with deep industry expertise that deploys private capital across four business segments: Corporate Private Equity, Real Assets, Global Credit and Investment Solutions. With $216 billion of assets under management as of December 31, 2018, Carlyle’s purpose is to invest wisely and create value on behalf of our investors, portfolio companies and the communities in which we live and invest.