WAYNE, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 9, 2003--Triumph Group, Inc.
(NYSE:TGI) announced today that Michael Meshay has been named
President of its Triumph Components - Arizona, Inc. subsidiary.
Triumph Components - Arizona manufactures a wide range of gas turbine
engine components for the aerospace and power generation markets and
operates facilities in Phoenix, Arizona and Brookfield, Wisconsin.
Prior to joining Triumph Components - Arizona, Mr. Meshay most
recently served as President of Aircraft Components and Services for
Fairchild Dornier Gmbh, and President of PerkinElmer Detection
Systems. He replaces William Hinz as President of Triumph Components -
Arizona and will report to Mr. Hinz, who remains as Group President of
Triumph Components Group.
Mr. Meshay attended the United States Air Force Academy and earned
his undergraduate and graduate degrees from Arizona State University.
"Mike Meshay has distinguished himself throughout his career by
his commitment to empowering people, his focus on process and by
championing lean manufacturing methodologies. With his demonstrated
leadership skills and his commitment to lean, Mike will help us
maximize the growth opportunities that are available to Triumph
Components - Arizona", said Mr. Hinz.
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
More information about Triumph can be found on the Internet at
Statements which are not historical facts, including statements
regarding the future growth opportunities for Triumph Components -
Arizona, Inc. contained in this release, are forward-looking
statements under the provision of the Private Securities Litigation
Reform Act of 1995.
All forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainties
including statements regarding the continued opportunities for future
growth. The company wishes to caution readers that several important
factors 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 Form 10-K for the
year ended March 31, 2003.
CONTACT: Triumph Group, Inc.
John Bartholdson, 610-251-1000
SOURCE: Triumph Group, Inc.