StandardAero Launches Comprehensive Engine Trading Solutions Business Unit to Support Business Aviation Operators

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – August 3, 2020 – StandardAero has announced the launch of a new business unit to support business aviation operators with comprehensive Engine Trading Solutions (ETS) with multiple, affordable options to help extend lifecycles for legacy aircraft.  Due to overwhelming market interest in these services, StandardAero is offering OEM-aligned engine trading solutions on platforms both for which the company already performs MRO services and additionally, for other major engine platforms.   

The new ETS offerings include aircraft engine sales, lease, exchange and consignment options for major engine models with consignment services also including buy, sell and lease options for third parties, for all engine applications.  In addition, the company’s trading solutions include OEM engine parts, accessories and used serviceable materials. 

“We are listening to the marketplace and we look forward to more efficiently serving the unmet needs of today’s business aviation operators,” said Marc Drobny, President of StandardAero’s Business Aviation division.  “StandardAero is taking the lead in this space to help our customers maximize and control aircraft cost of ownership.” 

StandardAero’s Engine Trading Solutions are managed at the company’s Scottsdale, Arizona headquarters. 

For more information on the program, call 1-480-377-3131, email to [email protected], or go to   

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 and energy markets. StandardAero is owned by The Carlyle Group (NASDAQ: CG), a global investment firm with deep industry expertise that deploys private capital across four business segments: Corporate Private Equity, Real Assets, Global Credit and Investment Solutions. With $224 billion of assets under management as of December 31, 2019, Carlyle’s purpose is to invest wisely and create value on behalf of its investors, portfolio companies and the communities in which we live and invest.  For more information about StandardAero, go to