Facility selected by hundreds of airlines and suppliers around the world
WOOD DALE, Illinois, February 26, 2019 — AAR (NYSE: AIR), an independent provider of aviation aftermarket services, announces that it has won the 2019 Top Shop Award for Best Landing Gear Repair and the 2019 Top Shop Award for Best Wheels and Brake Repair. AAR Landing Gear and Wheels and Brakes Miami received votes from hundreds of airlines and suppliers around the world.
“It’s humbling and exciting to be recognized by our peers with these 2019 Top Shop Awards,” said Scott Ingold, Vice President and General Manager, AAR Landing Gear Services. “Combined with our latest FAA Diamond Award for AMT training, these honors show the dedication of our workforce. I am so proud of our employees and their commitment to ensuring that we deliver the highest quality standard to our customers.”
AAR will receive its Top Shop award on April 8 in Atlanta ahead of Aviation Week’s MRO Americas.
The highly coveted Top Shop Awards were created by the global aviation technology company, The 145, to honor shops that deliver technical expertise, quality of service, vision, exceptional turnaround times, competitive pricing and excellent customer relations. Peers in the aviation industry nominate shops — no self-nomination is allowed — and those with the most nominations are named finalists. From the list of finalists, airlines and suppliers around the world vote for the winners in 22 categories.