StandardAero Signs 10-Year MRO License Renewal with Rolls-Royce

Tempe, Ariz. – May 6, 2014 – StandardAero recently signed a 10-year license renewal with Rolls-Royce as the sole independent Authorized Maintenance Center (AMC) in North America to perform repair and overhaul services on the following engines (aircraft): AE2100A & AE2100P (Saab 2000), AE2100D2 (Alenia C-27J), AE2100 D3 (Lockheed Martin C-130J), AE2100J (ShinMayawa US-1A) and AE1107 (Bell-Boeing V-22). The license allows StandardAero to continue its tightly OEM-aligned service strategy to support operators around the globe from its Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada facility.

StandardAero has repaired more than 700 AE2100 engines for operators including the United States Air Force, United States Marine Corps, United States Coast Guard, Royal Australian Air Force, Royal Canadian Air Force and almost every other current operator of C-130J, C-27J and V-22 Aircraft.

“StandardAero has more AE2100 engine MRO experience than any other company in the world and we intend to continue to invest in supporting this growing market as well as offer transparent and tailored solutions for our customers,” said Rick Stine, President of Military & Components for StandardAero. “Signing another long-term agreement with Rolls-Royce reinforces their confidence and trust in our quality, operational performance and repair capabilities.”

Standard Aero has served as a Rolls-Royce AE AMC since 1993 and is also a Rolls-Royce T56/501D AMC, building upon over 50 years of T56/501D experience to deliver complete C-130B-J aircraft propulsion support including nacelle and propeller repairs. In addition, StandardAero provides Field Service, offers Program Management and other support services for operators of these Rolls-Royce engines.

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