BERWYN, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 29, 2018--
Triumph Group, Inc. (NYSE:TGI) announced today its Fabrications
business has signed a long-term agreement with Bell Helicopter to extend
their production of bonded panel structures for the AH-1Z attack
helicopter through 2021. Triumph’s Fabrications business, under its
newly realigned Aerospace Structures business unit, will provide the
panels for Lots 15-16 under the follow-on contract agreement. The
contract between Triumph Fabrications and Bell for the original scope of
work was executed in 2012. Triumph Fabrications is an operating company
of Triumph Aerospace Structures.
In addition to bonded panels, Triumph Fabrications produces fuselage
structures, rotor fairings, leading edges, avionics shelves and fuel
pods for Bell Helicopter.
“Our Fabrications business has a long-standing relationship with Bell
Helicopter, supporting multiple commercial and military programs,” said
Pete Wick, executive vice president for Triumph Aerospace Structures.
“The follow-on contract for bonded panels on the AH-1Z demonstrates the
productive partnership between Triumph and Bell. We are honored to
provide such an extensive statement of work for the AH-1Z, and to
support the men and women of the U.S. Marine Corps who utilize this
aircraft to defend and protect our freedoms.”
In addition to the AH-1Z, Triumph Fabrications produces structural
content on the Bell 205, 206, 412, and 525, and fabricated structural
content and spares for other military programs.
Triumph Group, Inc., headquartered in Berwyn, Pennsylvania, designs,
engineers, manufactures, repairs and overhauls a broad portfolio of
aircraft structures, components, accessories, and systems. The Company
serves a broad spectrum of the global 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.
More information about Triumph can be found on the Company’s website at http://www.triumphgroup.com.
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