StandardAero’s Omaha Service Center Completes First Line-Level Inspection under Recently Acquired Honeywell Line Service Authorization

Tempe, Ariz. – August 4, 2011 – StandardAero Business Aviation announced today that its Omaha, Neb., regional service center completed its first line level inspection of a Honeywell TFE731 engine since acquiring the Honeywell Line level Service Authorization this past June.

Technicians at StandardAero’s Omaha facility completed 150/250 hour and 300/400 hour engine inspections on all three engines on Falcon 50 for an Eppley Field-based corporate customer.

”It’s only been a little over a month since we acquired TFE731 Line Service Authorization from Honeywell and we’re already starting to see a rapid ramp up in our line level service work,” said Scott Taylor. “We recognized our customers’ need for a regional facility to perform this service and we provided the solution. Feedback from the customer validates our decision and supports our objective of providing customers with a convenient and speedy service alternative. The inspection was handled quickly and professionally; much to the delight of the customer.”

StandardAero’s Honeywell-authorized TFE731 line level service provides a critical support element for operators in the immediate area. StandardAero Omaha is a Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) approved repair station pursuant to 14 C.F.R. Part 145. The Repair Station operates under a Class 4 rating.

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