Steve Kelley Joins StandardAero as Corporate Communications Manager

Tempe, Ariz. – Feb. 27, 2009 – StandardAero announced today that Steve Kelley has joined the company as Corporate Communications Manager. In this role, Kelley will be responsible for managing internal communications for the company’s 4,000-plus employees throughout the U.S. and Canada, in addition to serving as StandardAero’s external communications contact managing all media relations […]

Vector Fleetlands Chinook Team’s Achievements Commended

February 26, 2009 – Rear Admiral Tony Johnstone-Burt, Commander Joint Helicopter Command, visited Vector Aerospace Helicopter Services Fleetlands on Thursday 26th February. His mission was to present the Combined Boeing/Vector Aerospace Chinook Depth Maintenance Team at Fleetlands with a certificate of commendation in recognition of exceptional service to the Joint Helicopter Command. The Fleetlands facility […]

StandardAero Implements Flight Safety Management System

Anaheim, Calif. – Feb. 22, 2009 – At StandardAero, safety is an absolute and the company is continually seeking new ways to identify and prevent hazards from occurring. It has developed a safety initiative called the StandardAero Immune-SMS (Safety Management System) System, which provides a clear direction to strengthen their practices, systems and culture with […]

StandardAero Highlights First Year under DAE Ownership at HAI 2009

Anaheim, Calif. – Feb. 22, 2009 – Moving past a year since the sale of Standard Aero, Landmark Aviation, Associated Air Center and TSS Aviation to Dubai Aerospace Enterprise (DAE), the new StandardAero has rapidly transformed itself into one of the premier, tip-to-tail maintenance repair and overhaul (MRO) facilities in the world. At this year’s […]

StandardAero Awarded Design Organization Approvals by EASA and FAA

Tempe, Ariz. – Feb. 2, 2009 – StandardAero has received two new Design Organization Approvals (DOA) for engine and auxiliary power unit design and repair from the European Aviation Safety Administration (EASA) and the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). On October 21, 2008, EASA awarded StandardAero’s Tilburg location in the Netherlands Design Organization Approval allowing Tilburg […]

StandardAero to Provide Mobile Service Team Support during Inauguration

TEMPE, Ariz., January 13, 2009 – StandardAero will have a Mobile Service Team (MST) on site in the Washington, D.C. area during the presidential inauguration, Jan. 17-21, 2009, to support any AOG or maintenance requirements operators may have during this time. StandardAero can provide OEM manufacturer approved maintenance on airframes, engines and auxiliary power units […]

StandardAero Appoints New Vice President, Contracts

Tempe, Ariz., January 2, 2009 – StandardAero has appointed Mary Ellen Keegan to the position of Vice President, Contracts based at their Component Services facility in Cincinnati, Ohio. In her role, Keegan will be responsible for legal support for all contract activity within StandardAero including negotiation and review of all sales, purchase, and lease agreements […]