WAYNE, Pa., Apr 18, 2002 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Triumph Group, Inc. (NYSE:TGI)
announced today that Frisby Aerospace, Inc., a Triumph Group company, based in
Clemmons, NC has been selected by Airbus to provide the Cargo Door Actuation
System for the A380 aircraft.
The program includes conceptual and detailed design, qualification testing,
production manufacturing and product support.
Richard C. Ill, President and Chief Executive Officer of Triumph Group, Inc.
said, "We are delighted to partner with Airbus and view the award to supply this
A380 aircraft system as a further endorsement of our proprietary design
capabilities. The addition of this program further enhances our strong
Frisby Aerospace has been a leader in the design, manufacture and repair of
complex hydraulic and hydro-mechanical aircraft components and systems for over
60 years. The company's diverse product line includes fixed and variable
displacement pumps and motors, linear actuators, valves and numerous other
components used on a wide range of commercial and military aircraft. Frisby
Aerospace is a part of Triumph Group, Inc.'s Control Systems Group.
Triumph Group, Inc. headquartered in Wayne, Pennsylvania, designs, engineers,
manufactures, repairs and overhauls aircraft components and industrial gas
turbine components and accessories. The Company serves a broad, worldwide
spectrum of the aviation industry, including commercial airlines and air cargo
carriers, as well as original equipment manufacturers of aircraft and aircraft
components and power generation equipment. The Company also distributes,
processes and fabricates metal products.
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