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Sep 22, 2014

AAR’s Lake Charles MRO Facility Lands Substantial New Contracts

LAKE CHARLES, Louisiana, September 22, 2014 – AAR (NYSE: AIR) announces that it has secured multiple contracts for work to be done at its newest maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) facility in Lake Charles. These contracts represent a major milestone for the repair station, including agreements with two major U.S. carriers, since AAR began operations at this location a year ago.

 
Sep 17, 2014

AAR Landing Gear Signs Five-Year Deal with Air Nostrum in Spain

MIAMI, September 17, 2014 – AAR (NYSE: AIR) announces an agreement with Air Nostrum, based in Valencia, Spain, to overhaul landing gear on its CRJ900 aircraft fleet. The contract builds upon AAR’s existing relationship and experience servicing landing gear on the airline’s entire fleet of CRJ200s over the past seven years. AAR is performing the work at its landing gear repair station in Miami.

 
Sep 15, 2014

AAR Awarded New Contract for Airlift Services in Africa

WOOD DALE, Illinois, September 15, 2014 – AAR (NYSE: AIR) announces the U.S. Transportation Command (USTRANSCOM) has awarded its Airlift division a contract to provide dedicated rotary-wing airlift services to U.S. Africa Command (USAFRICOM) throughout four Central African countries. The government has dismissed a protest – which was filed upon award to AAR in May – and AAR will begin performance on the contract in October.

 
Sep 09, 2014

AAR’s Nordisk Receives Orders for Nearly 400 ULDs for Xiamen Airlines’ B787s

Hong Kong, September 9, 2014 — AAR’s Nordisk Aviation Products announces it has received orders for nearly 400 lightweight air cargo containers and pallets from Xiamen Airlines for its first Boeing 787-8 aircraft. Nordisk ULDs are the lightest weight in the industry, and will save the airline, which is based in the Fujian Province of China, a minimum 350 tons of fuel a year and reduce CO2 emissions by more than 1,200 tons.

 
Aug 27, 2014

AAR Acquires Temperature-Controlled Container Assets from Cool Containers

WOOD DALE, Illinois, August 27, 2014 – AAR (NYSE: AIR) announced today that its Mobility Systems business has acquired the assets of Cool Containers, a manufacturer of temperature-controlled containers used to transport climate-sensitive pharmaceuticals and biological cargo. The acquisition enhances AAR Mobility’s global position by extending the company’s logistics expertise into the fast-growing pharmaceutical market while bolstering its military and medical offerings.

 
Aug 26, 2014

AAR FY2014 ANNUAL REPORT

AAR FY2014 Annual Report

 
Aug 18, 2014

RFD Agreement with International MRO Provider, AAR, to Bring Jobs, Offer Expanded Service Capabilities to Rockford

Rockford, Ill. – The Greater Rockford Airport Authority (GRAA), in partnership with Governor Quinn, Senator Durbin, Congresswoman Bustos, Winnebago County Chairman Christensen and City of Rockford Mayor Morrissey, have reached an agreement with the largest nationwide and third-largest global Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO) provider, AAR, to build a new hangar facility on Chicago Rockford International Airport (RFD) grounds. The facility is expected to employ up to 500 people and expands

 
Aug 18, 2014

AAR’s Nordisk Delivers the Industry’s Lightest Full-Aluminum Containers to Korean Air

Norway, August 18, 2014 — AAR’s Nordisk Aviation Products announced today it has started delivery of 400 Nordisk AluLite AKE air cargo containers to Korean Air. The Nordisk AluLite AKE weighs 65 kg and is the lightest-weight full-aluminium airfreight LD3 container in the industry.

 
Aug 14, 2014

AAR to Distribute Eaton's Fluid-Distribution Products to Support Airline Customers

WOOD DALE, Illinois, August 14, 2014 — AAR (NYSE: AIR) announced today that power management company Eaton has appointed AAR as the exclusive distributor for aircraft fluid-distribution products, oil debris-monitoring technology, engine seals and other products for commercial airlines. The new, 10-year agreement, which goes into effect October 8, will strengthen airline service and support by providing operators with a comprehensive inventory of highly reliable products manufactured by Eaton for​

 
Aug 05, 2014

AAR Selected by SkyWest Airlines to Service E-175 Landing Gear

MIAMI, Florida, August 5, 2014 – AAR (NYSE: AIR) has signed an agreement with SkyWest Airlines to overhaul landing gear on its fleet of 40 Embraer 175 commercial passenger jets. The contract builds upon AAR’s existing relationship and its experience servicing landing gear on the Embraer 120 family of aircraft for SkyWest Airlines. The work will be performed at AAR’s landing gear repair station in Miami.​

 
 
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