CF34™ Engine Service Now Available Throughout all StandardAero Business Aviation Service Centers

Orlando, Fla. – October 30, 2012 – StandardAero Business Aviation announced today that it now offers CF34™ Authorized Line Service maintenance throughout all of its North American facilities. Those sites include: Los Angeles (LAX), Springfield, Ill. (SPI), Houston, Texas (IAH) and Augusta, Ga. (AGS). The Authorization allows Challenger 601/604/605 operators to obtain line services including GE Warranty and GE OnPointSM for business jets at any of the StandardAero-owned fly-in facilities or at remote locations using the StandardAero Mobile Service Team.

To support the service addition, nine engine technicians from all four of StandardAero Business Aviation’s North American service centers, along with technicians from its Mobile Service Team, spent time in Winnipeg at StandardAero’s in-house CF34™ training center. Training included an array of complex repair activities such as carbon seal changes, fan disc removals and advance troubleshooting.

“We’re pleased to be able to offer our customers the added service element of engine repair work on their Challenger aircraft,” said Scott Taylor, Senior Vice President, Business Aviation, StandardAero. “This added capability provides our customers with increased convenience by streamlining their service needs under one roof and with the confidence backed by StandardAero’s reputation and 10-plus years of reliable experience servicing the CF34™ engine. The addition of the authorized service element to StandardAero’s repair services fulfills our ‘total integration’ service objective for the Challenger 601/604/605 operator.”

StandardAero became a GE Authorized CF34™ Service Provider in 2001 making it the world’s first independent maintenance, repair & overhaul (MRO) company to hold GE Authorized CF34™ Service Provider status.

StandardAero will be exhibiting at the 65th Annual National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) Convention and Expo, October 30 – November 1, 2012, in Orlando, Fla.; Booth 2000.

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. A Dubai Aerospace Enterprise (DAE) company, StandardAero provides a global service network of 13 primary facilities in the U.S., Canada, Europe, Singapore and Australia, along with an additional 50 sales and field service locations. The company celebrated 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