StandardAero Adds Pratt & Whitney PW305 Service to Houston Facility

Las Vegas, Nev. – October 10, 2011 – StandardAero Business Aviation announced today that it is continuing to move forward with its support of the PW300-series engines with the introduction of PW305 engine line maintenance service at its Houston, Texas (IAH) facility.

The company is expanding its engine product lines to match its airframe capabilities as part of its CompleteCare™ service philosophy. Currently, line maintenance support for the PW307 and PW308 engines exists at the company’s Springfield, Ill. (SPI), location as well as its broad Mobile Service Team network, with additional PW300 engine series line maintenance service rollouts scheduled at its Los Angeles (LAX) and Augusta (AGS) service centers.

“We are introducing these new service capabilities to better serve customers with one-stop airframe and engine services,” said Eric Thompson, Engine Product Director, StandardAero Business Aviation. ”Today’s announcement is part of our comprehensive, nose to tail CompleteCare™ strategy that we’ve been evangelizing over the past 18 months. We’re looking to provide business aviation owners and operators the undeniable, hands-down, quality and convenience service option. A robust service offering is the way to do that.”

The PW305 engine adds to our line maintenance service capabilities joining the TFE731, TPE331, HTF7000, CFE738 engines and Honeywell APUs as well as the GE CF34 and Rolls Royce AE3007.

StandardAero 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