StandardAero Extends Long-Standing Relationship with Dumont Group Through New JT15D Engine Overhaul Contract

ORLANDO, Fla. – October 15, 2018 – StandardAero has recently extended its long-running relationship with leading aviation services provider Dumont Group, LLC through a follow-on contract for Pratt & Whitney Canada (P&WC) JT15D-5R engine overhauls.  These engines will power a Hawker 400XP light jet which will shortly be entering service with the Dumont JETS division, a premier Part 135 aircraft management and charter provider.

Dumont Group,  LLC, headquartered in New Castle, DE, is a long-standing customer of StandardAero, having used the company for a variety of overhaul, repair, preservation and teardown services on the P&WC JT15D and PW100 engine families.

“It is our great privilege to extend our long-running relationship with the Dumont Group through this latest contract,” said Jason Johnson, Executive Vice President – Sales & Marketing for StandardAero’s Airline & Fleets business unit.  “We will continue to demonstrate excellence in turn-time, economical solutions, and best-in-class customer service for their JT15D and additional powerplants.

StandardAero supports the global JT15D operator community from its Designated Overhaul Facility (DOF) located in Summerside, PE, Canada, backed-up by service center locations in Grapevine, TX, USA;  Kennesaw, GA, USA;  Latrobe, PA, USA;  and Bournemouth, UK.  StandardAero’s JT15D service offerings include the VMAX pay-per-hour support program, which delivers peace of mind through a predictable, ‘no surprises’ engine maintenance expense guarantee.

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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 the business & general aviation, airline, military, helicopter, components and energy markets. The company celebrated its 100th year of industry leadership in 2011. In 2015, StandardAero was purchased by Veritas Capital, a leading private equity firm headquartered in New York City. Veritas invests in companies that provide critical products and services to government and commercial customers worldwide, including those operating in aerospace & defense, healthcare, technology, national security, communications, energy and education. More information can be found on the company’s website at