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Jan 17, 2017

AAR Signs Extended PBH Contract with Bluebird Cargo

WOOD DALE, Illinois, January 17, 2017 – AAR (NYSE: AIR) has been awarded a contract extension for Bluebird Cargo’s fleet of five B737CL aircraft, which the aviation services company has been supporting since 2007.

 
Jan 11, 2017

AAR’s Containerized Kitchens Heading to Presidential Inauguration to Serve Meals to National Guard

CADILLAC, Michigan, January 11, 2017 – AAR (NYSE: AIR) will be sending two of its Mobility System’s containerized kitchens to Washington, D.C., for use by the National Guard to serve meals to the active and reserve soldiers who will be supporting the 58th Presidential Inauguration.

 
Jan 09, 2017

AAR Signs PBH Contract with Allegiant Air

WOOD DALE, Illinois, January 9, 2017 – AAR (NYSE: AIR) has further strengthened its portfolio of North American PBH customers with the addition of Allegiant Air. AAR will provide repair-by-the-hour integrated component services to Allegiant’s fleet of A320 aircraft. Allegiant currently operates 36 A320 aircraft and plans to expand to more than 100 aircraft during the term of the agreement.

 
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 aarcorp.com 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.

 
 
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