StandardAero Brings 100 Years of History to NBAA 2011

Las Vegas, Nev. – October 10, 2011 – StandardAero wraps up its year-long Centennial of Service celebration at NBAA 2011, with a list of strategic new services, appointments and partnerships.

As part of the show, StandardAero will highlight its Centennial Celebration, kicked off earlier this year, by celebrating its milestones and achievements over the past 100 years. Originally founded as Standard Machine Works in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada in 1911, StandardAero has grown into one of the world’s largest independent repair and overhaul companies supporting the aviation industry – and the only independent authorized by General Electric, Pratt & Whitney, Rolls Royce and Honeywell aircraft engines.

The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) Convention and Expo, will be the stage for a host of announcements on StandardAero’s new product support lines, service expansions, contract wins and partnerships – all part of its focus on customer service excellence and CompleteCare™ StandardAero Business Aviation’s one-stop-shop, nose to tail service strategy.

“2011 has been an exciting year for StandardAero and we’re bringing this excitement to NBAA in not only our anniversary celebration, but in the new service offerings by our Business Aviation business and some new contract wins by Associated Air Center (AAC), our VIP Completions business in Dallas,” said Rob Mionis, President & CEO, StandardAero. We’ve had a good year see an exciting future ahead for StandardAero Business Aviation.”

As part of this year’s show, StandardAero will announce the expansion of its Mobile Services network, as well as new product support offerings with Honeywell, Rolls-Royce and Pratt & Whitney and new business opportunities at AAC, among other news.

StandardAero’s booth number at the show is 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