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Thursday, May 18, 2017

Associated Air Center Earns Cabin Humidification System STC for Airbus A318-321 Aircraft

Scottsdale, Ariz.– May 18, 2017 –Associated Air Center (AAC) redelivered an Airbus ACJ319 VIP aircraft this month, after installing a new CTT Systems CAIR™ cabin wide humidification system via a Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) developed in conjunction with StandardAero's Organization Delegation Authority (ODA) team.

In addition to the A319 installation, the new STC will apply and be available toCAIR™cabin wide humidification systems on the Airbus A318-A321 family aircraft.

"Our Asia-based customer was looking to improve passenger, crew comfort and well-being on long, global flights," said Tony Brancato, President of AAC. "This innovative cabin humidification solution will increase the relative humidity to a pleasant and comfortable level throughout the aircraft cabin."

The installation took place at AAC's facility, located in Dallas Texas.

AAC provides world-class program management and ODA certification authority to keep airplane programs on schedule and provides industry-leading experience and warranty support after delivery. The company's vertically-integrated, state of the art facility employs the most advanced engineering in the industry along with operational excellence and superior customer service from start to finish.

Visit Associated Air Center at Booth #O75 the annual The European Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (EBACE) held in Geneva, Switzerland May 22-24.




Associated Air Center (AAC), StandardAero's Transport Category VIP completion center in Dallas, Texas, is the global leader in BBJ completions and the most experienced completion company in the industry. Authorized by both Boeing and Airbus, AAC offers full completion capabilities for both narrow body and wide body aircraft, including maintenance, refurbishment, modifications and upgrades. AAC's vertically-integrated, state-of-the-art facility provides world-class interior design, engineering and completion capabilities, engine and airframe MRO and ODA certification authority. AAC provides the most advanced engineering in the industry along with operational excellence and superior customer service from start to finish, keeping airplane programs on schedule; providing industry-leading experience and warranty support after delivery. Founded in 1948 as Associate Radio, the company has served the VVIP market and global Heads of State for over six decades.

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, energy and VIP completions markets. The company celebrated its 100th year of industry leadership in 2011. StandardAero is owned by and partnered with Veritas Capital, a leading private equity firm headquartered in New York City. Veritas invests in companies that provide critical products and services to government and commercial customers worldwide including those operating in aerospace & defense, healthcare, technology, national security, communications, energy and education. More information can be found on the company's web site at www.standardaero.com.