Greg Diognardi Appointed Falcon 900 Technical Sales Manager for StandardAero Business Aviation

Tempe, Ariz. – January 11, 2012 – StandardAero, Business Aviation has appointed Greg Diognardi to the newly created position of Falcon 900 Technical Sales Manager.

Diognardi will be primarily focused on Falcon 900 service sales. Today’s announcement marks the third position created as part of the company’s strategy to ramp up its airframe specific “in house” sales teams.

“As a Falcon 900 Technical Sales Manager at StandardAero, Greg will provide for the specific needs of our Falcon 900 customers as well as assist in growing our business on the Falcon 900 product line,” said Jeff Manion, Vice President, Global Sales & Customer Services of Business Aviation. “The addition of Greg to our team is a testament to StandardAero’s goal of recruiting the best the industry has to offer. Greg’s management, sales and customer support experience within the business aviation industry is extensive and his decision to join the StandardAero team will surely benefit the company and its customers.”

Diognardi has over 23 years working in aviation. He comes to StandardAero from Landmark Aviation where he served as Regional Sales Manager. Prior to Landmark Aviation, Diognardi was Vice President of Sales and Operations at Flightdocs. Diognardi also served as a Maintenance Analyst at Camp Systems International and has in-depth knowledge of Falcon maintenance scheduling and programs. Diognardi began his career as a Technician in the United States Air Force.

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