WAYNE, Pa., Apr 28, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Triumph Group, Inc. (NYSE:TGI)
today announced the date and record date for the special meeting of
stockholders of Triumph to consider and vote upon a proposal to issue
Triumph common stock in connection with the agreement and plan of merger
between Triumph and Vought Aircraft Industries, Inc. pursuant to which
it is proposed that Vought merge with and into a subsidiary of Triumph.
The special meeting is scheduled for May 28, 2010 at 9:00 a.m. ET, and
the record date for the meeting is April 26, 2010.
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 company's website at http://www.triumphgroup.com.
This press release may contain forward-looking statements within the
meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1955. These
forward-looking statements involve known and unknown risks,
uncertainties, and other factors which may cause Triumph's actual
results, performance, or achievements to be materially different from
any expected future results, performance, or achievements. Such
forward-looking statements include, but are not limited to, statements
about the Triumph stockholders' meeting. The following factors, among
others, could cause actual results to differ from those set forth in the
forward-looking statements: the possibility that we postpone the special
meeting; and the possibility that the conditions to the consummation of
the proposed transaction are not satisfied. For more information, see
the risk factors described in Triumph's current Form 10-K and other SEC
In connection with the proposed merger, Triumph will file a proxy
statement with the SEC. Triumph will mail the definitive proxy
statement, when available, to its shareholders. Investors and security
holders are urged to read the proxy statement regarding the proposed
merger when it becomes available because it will contain important
information. You may obtain a free copy of the proxy statement (when
available) and other related documents filed by Triumph with the SEC at
the SEC's website at http://www.sec.gov.
The definitive proxy statement (when available) and the other documents
may also be obtained for free by accessing Triumph's website at http://www.triumphgroup.com
under the heading "Investor Relations" and then under the heading
"Financial Information" and then under the heading "SEC Filings."
Participants in the Solicitation
Triumph and its directors, executive officers and certain other members
of management and employees may be soliciting proxies from shareholders
in favor of certain matters relating to proposed merger. Information
regarding the persons who may, under the rules of the SEC, be considered
participants in the solicitation of the shareholders in connection with
such matters is filed with the SEC. Information about the directors and
executive officers of Triumph is set forth in Triumph's definitive proxy
statement filed with the SEC on June 23, 2009. Additional information
regarding the participants in the proxy solicitation will be set forth
in the proxy statement when it is filed with the SEC. You may obtain a
free copy of the definitive proxy statement (when available) and other
related documents filed by Triumph with the SEC using the contact
information described above.
SOURCE: Triumph Group, Inc.
Triumph Group, Inc.