Tempe, Ariz. – March 21, 2014 –StandardAero has been awarded the U.S. Navy’s T56 Engine and Module maintenance and overhaul work for 2014. The task order enables StandardAero to provide MRO services through the final year of the current five-year IDIQ contract.
“We are proud to be the U.S. Navy’s 2014 T56 engine maintenance provider”, said Terry Hastman, StandardAero San Antonio Vice President & General Manager.
The T56 Engine powers the Navy’s P-3, C-130 and C-2 Fleets. The work is scheduled to begin immediately, and will be performed at the StandardAero facility at Port San Antonio, Texas.
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 www.dubaiaerospace.com.