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Dec 22, 2016

AAR Appoints New Leadership Team for Airlift

AAR today appointed Donald J. Wetekam to serve as Chairman of AAR Airlift and Jeffrey Wehrenberg to serve as Interim President of AAR Airlift. Both will report to John M. Holmes. Former Airlift President Steven B. Harrison will be leaving AAR Airlift to pursue other interests.

Dec 20, 2016

GAO Upholds Award to AAR Airlift for Dept. of State Global Aviation Support Services Program

AAR (NYSE: AIR) today learned that the United States Government Accountability Office denied DynCorp’s protest of the contract award to AAR Airlift, a subsidiary of AAR, for the United States Department of State’s Global Aviation Support Services program. Under the program, AAR Airlift will provide maintenance, operations, and logistical support to the fixed and rotary-wing aircraft fleet for Department of State’s International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Office of Aviation.

Dec 07, 2016

AAR’s ISU® 56000 Series Containers Certified

CADILLAC, Michigan, December 7, 2016 – AAR (NYSE: AIR) announces the certification of the ISU® (Internal Airlift/Helicopter Slingable Container Units) 56000 series on commercial Boeing 747 aircraft. With the certification, these containers are now recognized as a size code B Unit Loading Device and are no longer required to be netted.

Nov 17, 2016

AAR and Air New Zealand Form Strategic Partnership for Components

WOOD DALE, Illinois, November 17, 2016 – AAR (NYSE: AIR), a global leader in the aviation aftermarket, has entered into a long-term contract with Air New Zealand to provide nose-to-tail, cost-per-flight-hour rotable inventory support covering 740 parts and 15 of the airline’s B777 aircraft. Under reciprocal terms of the agreement, Air New Zealand will become AAR’s exclusive component repair provider for selected parts in the Asia-Pacific region and preferred supplier for selected parts worldwide​

Nov 16, 2016

AAR Launches Online Parts Store for New Parts Worldwide

WOOD DALE, Illinois, November 16, 2016 – AAR (NYSE: AIR), an independent provider of aviation services to airlines, original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and MROs worldwide, now offers full visibility of its OEM factory-new parts inventory for commercial aircraft via its newly improved Online Parts Store, which is now available worldwide at and other trusted online marketplaces.

Oct 28, 2016

AAR CEO David P. Storch Receives Leroy Grumman Award from Cradle of Aviation

GARDEN CITY, New York, October 28, 2016 – David P. Storch, Chairman, President and CEO of AAR Corp., a leading provider of aviation aftermarket services to the world’s airlines and government, received the 2016 Leroy R. Grumman Award for Technical Achievement on October 27 at the Cradle of Aviation Museum and Education Center’s 14th annual Air & Space Gala in Garden City, New York.

Oct 11, 2016

AAR Named Eaton's Distributor for Selected Fuel and Motion Control Products and Airline Customers

WOOD DALE, Illinois – October 11, 2016 — AAR (NYSE: AIR) today announced that its OEM Aftermarket Solutions group has been named distributor for selected global commercial airline customers served by Eaton's Aerospace Group. Eaton products covered by the agreement are manufactured by the Aerospace Group's Fuel and Motion Control Systems Division and include refueling sub-systems, fuel pumps, door and landing gear actuators, secondary flight control systems and piece part sub-assemblies.

Oct 10, 2016

AAR Hires Andre Fischer as VP, Programs, Business Development and Strategy

WOOD DALE, Illinois, October 10, 2016 – AAR (NYSE: AIR), a global leader in aircraft maintenance and aviation aftermarket solutions to the world’s airlines, has named Andre Fischer, a seasoned aviation industry growth strategist, as Vice President of Programs, Business Development and Strategy.

Oct 06, 2016

AAR Wins Contract to Provide PBH, Component Management & Repair Services to South African Airways Technical

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, October 6, 2016 – AAR (NYSE: AIR), a world leader in airframe maintenance and integrated supply chain solutions, has signed a five-year agreement to provide power-by-the-hour (PBH) component inventory management and repair services to South African Airways Technical (SAAT) Ltd. The contract is valued up to $125 million.

Sep 29, 2016

AAR Signs European Leisure Operator as PBH Customer

WOOD DALE, Illinois, September 29, 2016 – AAR (NYSE: AIR), a leading provider of aviation aftermarket services to the world’s airlines, has signed a contract to provide power-by-the-hour (PBH) component inventory management and repair services to Small Planet Airlines’ A320/A321 fleet. The long-term agreement marks the latest extension of AAR’s PBH program and integrated supply chain services across Europe.

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