Pat Conroy Joins StandardAero as Newest Member of Business Aviation Sales Team

Tempe, Ariz. – Nov. 9, 2009 – StandardAero, a Dubai Aerospace Enterprise (DAE) company, has appointed Pat Conroy to the position of Regional Sales Manager for StandardAero’s Southern California region.

Conroy will be responsible for sales revenue generation and managing StandardAero’s customer accounts throughout the region and will be located at StandardAero’s Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) facility.

Conroy joins StandardAero as a long time sales professional within the business aviation industry, having worked for some of business aviation’s major service providers, including Garrett Aviation where, earlier in his career, he served as a Regional Sales Manager.

“Pat brings a wealth of experience and customer knowledge to the team, specifically within the Southern California region, said Greg Sahr, Western Regional Sales Director for StandardAero. “We’re excited to have Pat as part of our team and look forward to the competitive advantage his expertise provides us.”

Conroy holds a Master’s Degree in Systems Management from the University of Southern California and a Bachelor’s degree in Aerospace Maintenance Engineering from Northrop University.

StandardAero, a Dubai Aerospace Enterprise (DAE) company with $1.4 billion in annual revenue, specializes in engine maintenance, repair and overhaul, and nose-to-tail services that include airframe, interior refurbishments and paint for business and general aviation, air transport, and military aircraft. The company, part of the DAE Engineering division, forms a global services network of 12 primary facilities in the U.S., Canada, Europe, Singapore and Australia, with an additional 14 regionally located service and support locations.

About DAE:

Dubai Aerospace Enterprise is building a globally recognized Aerospace corporation with operations from aircraft leasing, repair and overhaul (MRO) and Aviation IT solutions. It is creating an innovative business that builds on Dubai’s dynamism and continuous growth in Aviation. DAE is currently made up of three divisions – DAE Capital, DAE Engineering and DAE Services.

DAE’s shareholders include the Investment Corporation of Dubai, Dubai International Capital, DIFC Investments LLC, EMAAR, ISTITHMAR World, and Dubai Silicon Oasis (DSO).