Associated Air Center Delivers 16th ACJ Interior Completion

Las Vegas, Nev. – October 10, 2011 – Associated Air Center, StandardAero’s Large Transport Category, VIP Aircraft Completions Center in Dallas, Texas, announced today that it recently delivered its 16th Airbus, ACJ interior completion. The A-319CJ is operated as a charter aircraft by PRIVAJET.

The interior floor plan of the aircraft encompasses eight cabin zones including a crew and staff areas, a large VIP lounge, kids/guest retreat, master bedroom and master lavatory and two fully-equipped galleys. Technical features include enhanced sound insulation package, a custom cabin management system and in-flight entertainment equipped with large high definition (HD) bulkhead mounted LCD monitors and HD capable sources and audio and video on demand (AVOD) capabilities. Also included is a broadband high speed data (HSD) system that allows the passengers, crew and VIP access to e-mail and Internet through a local area network and WI-FI.

“Today’s delivery marks another significant milestone in our partnership with Airbus,” said Troy Jonas, Vice President and General Manager, Associated Air Center. “We continue to see our workload as an ACJ completions center increase which is a testament to the quality of our work and our growing partnership with Airbus.”

Associated Air Center, an Authorized Service Center for both the Airbus Corporate Jet and Boeing Business Jet, is a custom completion, refurbishment, modification upgrade and maintenance center for VVIP, part 135 or charter aircraft within a vertically-integrated, single-site facility. AAC provides program management and ODA certification within a state-of-the-art, advanced engineering facility providing comprehensive customer service, from start to finish.

StandardAero and Associated Air Center will be exhibiting at the 64th Annual National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) Convention and Expo on Oct. 10–12, 2011, in Las Vegas, Nev., (Booth N6116).

StandardAero is one of the world’s largest independent providers of services including engine and airframe 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, energy and VIP completions markets. A Dubai Aerospace Enterprise (DAE) company, StandardAero provides a global service network of 12 primary facilities in the U.S., Canada, Europe, Singapore and Australia, along with an additional 14 regionally located service and support locations. The company is celebrating its 100th year of industry leadership in 2011.

Dubai Aerospace Enterprise (DAE) Ltd is a globally recognized aerospace company specializing in maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services, aircraft completions and aircraft leasing. The Company is headquartered in Dubai and operates in four continents and employs over 4,000 people. More information can be found on the company’s web site at