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Triumph Group Receives Boeing Approval to Provide CFM56-7 Thrust Reverser Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul Service

April 29, 2009 at 3:33 PM EDT
WAYNE, Pa., Apr 29, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Triumph Group, Inc. (NYSE:TGI) today announced that its subsidiary, Triumph Airborne Structures, Inc., located in Hot Springs, Arkansas, has received approval from The Boeing Company to provide maintenance, repair and overhaul services for the CFM56-7 engine thrust reversers on the Boeing Next-Generation 737 aircraft.. The company will perform overheat service bulletin inspections, as outlined in SB 1079, and modifications of the reversers' inner walls and insulation blankets.

Richard C. Ill, Triumph's President and Chief Executive Officer, said, "We are very pleased that Triumph Airborne Structures was chosen as an approved supplier to this maintenance program and look forward to supporting it over the next three years. This award demonstrates Triumph's ongoing commitment to working with our customers by providing high quality maintenance solutions to meet their needs."

Triumph Airborne Structures, Inc., located in Hot Springs, Arkansas, repairs and overhauls fan reversers, nacelle components, flight control surfaces and other aerostructures.

Triumph Group, Inc., headquartered in Wayne, Pennsylvania, designs, engineers, manufactures, repairs and overhauls aircraft components and accessories. The company serves a broad, worldwide spectrum of the aviation industry, including original equipment manufacturers of commercial, regional, business and military aircraft and aircraft components, as well as commercial and regional airlines and air cargo carriers.

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Statements in this release which are not historical facts are forward-looking statements under the provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. All forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainties which could affect the company's actual results and could cause its actual results to differ materially from those expressed in any forward looking statements made by, or on behalf of, the company. Further information regarding the important factors that could cause actual results to differ from projected results can be found in Triumph's reports filed with the SEC, including our Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended March 31, 2008.

SOURCE: Triumph Group, Inc.

Triumph Group, Inc.
Sheila G. Spagnolo
Vice President