U.S. Air Force Awards T56 Engine Module Maintenance Contract to StandardAero

Scottsdale, Ariz. – December 15, 2016 – The U.S. Air Force (USAF) has awarded a contract to StandardAero to perform Rolls-Royce T56 engine module and engine maintenance. The one-year contract is a “bridge” contract that sustains T56 overhauls while the USAF prepares for a future commercial competition that will result in a multi-year maintenance contract. […]

Associated Air Center Completes First BBJ Split Scimitar Winglets Installation

Dallas, Texas – December 6, 2016 – Associated Air Center (AAC) has completed the company’s first installation of Aviation Partners Boeing Split Scimitar Winglets for a U.S.-based Boeing Business Jet (BBJ) customer. The installation was completed after a scheduled yearly inspection at AAC’s Dallas Love Field facility. The project included a wing trailing edge wedge […]

StandardAero Blazes New Trail for Business Aviation with Honeywell JetWave™ Ka band STC on Falcon 50/900 Aircraft

Scotsdale, Ariz. – November 30, 2016 – StandardAero is blazing the trail into the future by achieving Supplemental Type Certificates (STCs) for the first global high-speed broadband connectivity solution available in today’s business aviation marketplace. Working with Honeywell’s new JetWave™ Ka band system, StandardAero has completed an STC for Falcon 900/B/C/EX and Falcon 50 series […]

StandardAero Signs Agreement for Chinese M250 Helicopter Engine Maintenance Partnership

Scottsdale, Ariz. – November 8, 2016 – StandardAero has signed a new agreement with Chinese partner, ChongQing General Aviation Co., Ltd. (CQGA), establishing CQGA as the company’s first StandardAero Approved Service Center for Rolls-Royce M250 engine Maintenance services in China. The agreement was signed by CQGA and StandardAero executives on November 1 at the Zhuhai […]

StandardAero Signs Three-Year PT6A Service Partnership Agreement with Hampton Aviation at NBAA-BACE

Orlando, Fla. – November 2, 2016 – StandardAero and Hampton Aviation signed a three-year Authorized Service Center agreement for PT6A engine services at the 2016 NBAA-BACE event in Orlando, Florida. The agreement will provide King Air operators the advantage of one-stop shop services for engine and airframe services. Under the agreement, StandardAero and Hampton will […]

StandardAero signs GE OnPointSM CF34 Engine MRO Service Agreement for Challenger 601 Operators at NBAA-BACE

Orlando, Fla. – November 2, 2016 – Today, at the annual NBAA-BACE event, executives from StandardAero and General Electric (GE) Aviation signed a long-term partnership agreement to provide Bombardier Challenger 601 On-PointSM program operators with major CF34 hot section and overhaul MRO shop services within North America. StandardAero and GE’s On-Point agreement supports CF34-1A, -3A, […]

Dallas Airmotive Opens New Engine MRO Facility and Test Center

ORLANDO, Florida – November 1, 2016 – Dallas Airmotive recently celebrated the opening of its new 220,000 square foot engine MRO facility and its state-of-the-art engine test center at its DFW Center location in Dallas, Texas, with the induction of the company’s first engine program, the Honeywell TFE731. The new facility is located at Dallas-Fort Worth […]

StandardAero Surpasses 19,000 Honeywell TFE731 Engine Maintenance Events in 2016

Orlando, Fla. – October 31, 2016 – StandardAero Business Aviation announced that it recently surpassed more than 19,000 Honeywell TFE731 turbofan engine Core Zone Inspections (CZIs) and Major Periodic Inspections (MPIs) since first servicing these engines nearly 40 years ago. In addition to these heavy maintenance services, the company has also responded to more than […]

StandardAero Announces More HTF7000 Engine Trained Technicians, Tooling, Inventory, Rental Engines and Service Locations than any MRO in the Industry

Orlando, Fla. – October 31, 2016 – StandardAero Business Aviation, the only OEM authorized HTF7000 heavy maintenance MRO in the world, is continuing its investments and readiness to service customers on wing, remotely and/or in the company’s maintenance facilities. The company announced that it currently has more than 40 HTF7000 qualified inspectors and technicians on […]

StandardAero Signs Multi-Year CFM56-7B Engine MRO Agreement to Support GE Aviation and Southwest Airlines

Scottsdale, Ariz, October 27, 2016 – StandardAero recently signed a multi-year off-load agreement with GE Aviation (“GE”) to provide CFM56-7B aircraft engine maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services in support of GE’s Southwest Airlines program. The agreement between StandardAero and GE is for services performed by StandardAero which will be conducted at the company’s Winnipeg, […]