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
More information about Triumph can be found on the Internet at http://www.triumphgroup.com.
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