J-AIR Selects StandardAero as MRO Service Provider for Auxiliary Power Units on Fleet of New Embraer 170 Aircraft

Tempe, Ariz. – March 25, 2013 – StandardAero announced that it has signed an exclusive, long-term, agreement with J-AIR to maintain the APS2300 Auxiliary Power Units (APUs) on their current and future fleet of Embraer 170 aircraft. “We are excited about this opportunity to support J-AIR,” said Rob Cords, Senior Vice President, Airlines & Fleets, […]

New StandardAero Leadership Appointed

Tempe, Ariz. – March 21, 2013 – StandardAero announced today the appointment of Firoz Tarapore as Interim President and Chief Executive Officer. He replaces Rob Mionis, who resigned from the company to pursue other opportunities. Tarapore has been a director and member of the Executive Committee of StandardAero since 2007 and will continue to serve […]

Associated Air Center Receives “Approved Repair Station” Status from Multiple Governments throughout Asia, Middle East and Africa

Tempe, Ariz. – March 20, 2013 – Associated Air Center (AAC), StandardAero’s Large Transport Category VIP Completions Center in Dallas, Texas, announced that it has received approval as an authorized maintenance organization from the aviation authorities of the Peoples Republic of China, the State of Kuwait, the Sultanate of Oman and the Federal Republic of […]

StandardAero’s Components Business Receives Foreign Trade Zone Designation

Tempe, Ariz. – March 19, 2013 – StandardAero announced that its Components business in Cincinnati, Ohio has been designated and received its activation and approval as a Foreign Trade Zone (FTZ). Foreign Trade Zones are designated sites approved by the Foreign Trade Zone Board where imported goods can be stored or processed with duty-free treatment […]

StandardAero Displays Commitment to Asian Helicopter Market with Strong Investment in its Singapore M250 Service Center

Las Vegas, Nev. – March 6, 2013 – Since announcing the grand opening of its new, larger helicopter service center in Singapore facility last August, StandardAero has continued to make substantial investment in its operations dedicated to supporting the Rolls-Royce M250 engine program, strengthening its commitment to the Asian Helicopter Market. In six months, since […]

StandardAero Scores ‘Hat Trick’ in 2013 Rolls-Royce FIRST Network Awards Receives Awards for Total Quality, Customer Satisfaction, M250 Program Investment

Las Vegas, Nev. – March 5, 2013 – StandardAero was the recipient of three awards at last night’s Rolls-Royce FIRST Network Recognition Reception, held as part of Rolls-Royce’s attendance at this year’s HAI Heli-Expo. Specifically, the three awards were the Rolls-Royce Total Quality Award, the Rolls-Royce Customer Satisfaction Award and the Rolls-Royce M250 Program Investment […]

StandardAero Announces Rotorcraft Support, Inc. as Authorized Support Center

Las Vegas, Nev. – March 5, 2013 – StandardAero announced that it has signed Rotorcraft Support Inc. (RSI) of Van Nuys, Calif., as an Authorized Support Center. The agreement is a one year extension to the current contract and includes optional one-year extensions at the end of each expiry date. “Today’s announcement reflects our continued […]

StandardAero Named Rolls-Royce Authorized Maintenance Repair and Overhaul Center (AMROC) on Rolls-Royce RR300 Engine

Las Vegas, Nev. – March 5, 2013 – StandardAero has been selected by Rolls-Royce to become an Authorized Repair Maintenance and Overhaul Center (AMROC) in support of the RR300 engine, both at its Winnipeg (Helicopters headquarters) and Singapore locations. Currently, the two companies are working to finalize the agreement details. As the largest Rolls-Royce M250 […]