StandardAero Delivers 6,000th Auxiliary Power Unit

Tempe, Ariz. – August 9, 2012 – StandardAero announced today that it has delivered its 6,000th Auxiliary Power Unit (APU) since the program’s inception in 1995. The milestone took place at StandardAero’s Maryville, Tenn. facility and was a Hamilton Sundstrand APS2300, delivered to a commercial customer. StandardAero’s APU program in Maryville focuses on repair of […]

Chris Schechter Named Vice President & General Manager, Associated Air Center

Tempe, Ariz. – July 26, 2012 – StandardAero has named Chris Schechter Vice President & General Manager of Associated Air Center (AAC), the company’s Large Transport Category, VIP Aircraft Completions Center in Dallas, Texas. The announcement follows Schechter’s nearly three month tenure as interim Vice President & General Manager, a position he assumed this past […]

Associated Air Center Announces Grand Opening of New On-Site, VIP Custom Interiors Design Center

Dallas, Texas – June 28, 2012 – Associated Air Center (AAC), StandardAero’s Large Transport Category, VIP Aircraft Completions Center in Dallas, Texas, announced the grand opening of its new VIP custom interiors Design Center. The Design Center serves as the launching point for AAC customers to explore and design their custom aircraft interiors on-site in […]

StandardAero Completes STC for Upgrade of Honeywell Mark V EGPWS on Falcon 50, Falcon 50EX, Falcon 900 and Falcon 900EX Aircraft

Tempe, Ariz.– June 11, 2012 – StandardAero has received FAA approval for a Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) for upgrading Mark V EGPWS computers with Honeywell’s Smart Runway™ and SmartLanding™ Runway Safety Package for Falcon 50, F50EX, and Falcon 900, and Falcon 900EX aircraft. StandardAero completed the STCs via its Organization Designation Authorization (ODA) at the […]

StandardAero Delivers 4,000th Rolls-Royce AE3007 Engine

Tempe, Ariz. – June 4, 2012 – StandardAero has delivered its 4,000th Rolls-Royce AE3007 engine since the program’s inception in 1997. The delivery took place at StandardAero’s Maryville, Tenn. facility and was delivered to long-time customer Aerolitoral, S.A. de C.V., a Mexico-based regional airline. “Four thousand engines is a substantial number and represents a significant […]

StandardAero Business Aviation Brings FASTLANE™ Capabilities to European BizJet Operators

Geneva, Switzerland – May 14, 2012 – StandardAero Business Aviation announced today the introduction of its FASTLANE™ program to European operators of TFE731-powered aircraft. Under the program, European business jet operators can get guaranteed core zone inspection (CZI) completion in 14 days or less. Industry averages currently range 30-40 days. With StandardAero’s network of global […]

Associated Air Center Full Scale Completion Mockup Center Fulfills Proof of Concept; Exceeds Expectations in Turn Time and Productivity

Geneva, Switzerland – May 14, 2012 – Associated Air Center (AAC), StandardAero’s Large Transport Category, VIP Aircraft Completions Center in Dallas, Texas, announced today that its full scale Boeing Business Jet (BBJ) mock up center, announced last July, has exceeded expectations in streamlining the completions turnaround time process and provided additional ancillary benefits in the […]

Associated Air Center Logs Multiple Service Agreements on Boeing Business Jet 12-Year Checks

Geneva, Switzerland – May 14, 2012 – StandardAero announced today that Associated Air Center (AAC), its Large Transport Category, VIP Aircraft Completions Center in Dallas, Texas, has logged multiple Boeing Business Jet (BBJ), 12-year inspection service contracts. To date, AAC has completed two and currently has two in work. AAC also has four additional 12-year […]

StandardAero Winnipeg Completes 1000th GE Engine

Geneva Switzerland – May 14, 2012 – StandardAero announced today that it just delivered its 1000th GE engine; a CF34™-3 engine for Brit Air. The 162,000 sq. ft facility in Winnipeg, Canada supports the CF34 engine as well as the larger CFM56-7B engine used on Boeing’s fleet of 737 Next Generation aircraft. “This is a […]