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May 29, 2014

AAR Signs New 1-Year Contract to Supply Landing Gear Support for Royal Squadron Fleet

LONDON, May 29, 2014 – AAR (NYSE: AIR) announces an agreement with the UK Ministry of Defence (UK MoD) to supply landing gear support to its fleet of BAE 125 aircraft. The contract expands on AAR’s relationship with the UK MoD, for which it provides repairs, spare parts requirements and unit exchanges for BAE 125 and 146 aircraft, as well as APU repairs for the BAE146 aircraft.

May 28, 2014

AAR’s Nordisk to Provide Fuel-Saving Unit Load Devices to China Southern Airlines

HONG KONG, May 28, 2014 — AAR’s Nordisk Aviation Products announces it has received orders for more than 1,100 lightweight air cargo containers and pallets from China Southern Airlines. Nordisk’s Unit Load Devices (ULDs), among the lightest-weight in the industry, will provide the airline fuel savings of more than 1,100 tons of fuel a year, reducing carbon emissions by more than 3,500 tons.

May 21, 2014

AAR Expands Support of Boeing’s U.S. Army CH-47 Helicopter Recapitalization Program

GARDEN CITY, New York, May 21, 2014 – AAR (NYSE: AIR) has won a contract that expands its component repair support of The Boeing Company’s Helicopter Recapitalization Program for the U.S. Army. Under a five-year general terms agreement on Multi Year II, AAR will overhaul multiple components on the CH-47 Chinook helicopter.

May 15, 2014

AAR Contract for Airlift Services in Africa Upheld

WOOD DALE, Illinois, May 15, 2014 – AAR (NYSE: AIR) announces U.S. Transportation Command (USTRANSCOM) has re-awarded a contract to its Airlift division to provide dedicated fixed-wing lift services to U.S. Africa Command (USAFRICOM) throughout four Central African countries. Through a competitive solicitation, USTRANSCOM initially awarded the contract to AAR Airlift Group in November 2013.

May 12, 2014

AAR Named Best Airframe MRO Provider in the Americas

LONDON, England, May 12, 2014 – AAR (NYSE: AIR) was named Best Airframe MRO Provider in the Americas at the 2014 Aircraft Technology Engineering & Maintenance (ATE&M) Awards ceremony held May 7 in London. The ATE&M commercial aviation aftermarket awards are voted on by thousands of professionals across the aviation industry. This is a second time AAR has received this recognition since 2012.

May 06, 2014

AAR Defense Leader Gives Industry Keynote Speech at AIA Conference on Military Product Support

WOOD DALE, Illinois, May 6, 2014 – Lt. General Donald Wetekam, USAF Retired and Senior Vice President of AAR CORP., (NYSE: AIR) gave an Industry Keynote speech today on the factors driving high sustainment costs within the Department of Defense (DoD) at the Aerospace Industries Association (AIA) Product Support Conference in Clearwater, Florida.

May 01, 2014

A.R.I.S.E 2.0 Business Accelerator Opens Doors for Minority Entrepreneurs

CHICAGO, May 1, 2014 – Empowered by mentors and access to at least $20,000 in funding, four minority business owners are now well positioned to negotiate capital investments to expand their operations and, ultimately, create jobs in their communities.

Apr 29, 2014

AAR Signs Five-Year Contract to Support Air Canada’s Narrow-Body Airbus Fleet

DULUTH, Minnesota, April 29, 2014 – AAR (NYSE: AIR) has signed a five-year exclusive contract with Air Canada to support its fleet of 89 Airbus 319, 320 and 321 narrow-body aircraft. The scheduled heavy maintenance will be performed at AAR’s maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) facility at Duluth International Airport.

Apr 29, 2014

AAR Celebrates Completion of 100th Aircraft at Duluth Maintenance Facility

DULUTH, Minnesota, April 29, 2014 – AAR (NYSE: AIR) today announced a maintenance milestone at its Duluth repair station – completion of the 100th aircraft for its customer Air Canada. Today’s event at the maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) facility included representatives from aerospace and defense contractor AAR and Air Canada, Mayor Don Ness, and local and state business development groups to celebrate.

Apr 07, 2014

Global Aerospace Summit in Abu Dhabi Features Panel on Supply Chain Strategy

ABU DHABI, UAE, April 7, 2014 – David P. Storch, Chairman and CEO of AAR CORP., (NYSE: AIR) will moderate a panel discussion at the Global Aerospace Summit that explores ways the industry can adapt and position itself for growth amid a changing supply chain. The conference, a strategic forum for industry leaders in the aerospace, aviation, defense and space industries, is being held April 7-8 in Abu Dhabi.

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