WAYNE, Pa., Sep 22, 2003 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Triumph Group, Inc.
(NYSE:TGI) announced today that Christopher Doan has been named
President of its Triumph Precision Castings Co. subsidiary. Triumph
Precision Castings produces complex investment castings of turbine
blades, vanes and nozzles for gas turbine engines and operates a
facility in Chandler, Arizona.
Prior to joining Triumph Precision Castings, Mr. Doan most
recently served as Senior Vice President - Maintenance Operations for
U.S. Airways. Prior to U.S. Airways, he was Vice President at
Northwest Airlines overseeing Line Maintenance, Base Maintenance and
all Technical Operations. Mr. Doan succeeds William Hinz as President
of Triumph Precision Castings and will report to Mr. Hinz, who remains
as Group President of Triumph Components Group.
Mr. Doan earned his undergraduate degree in Aeronautical
Technology from LeTourneau University and is a FAA licensed pilot and
"Chris Doan brings a proven track record of producing results
throughout his years of airline experience and his leadership will
contribute to our continued growth," 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 prospects for Triumph Precision Castings
Co. 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.
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.
SOURCE: Triumph Group, Inc.
Triumph Group, Inc., Wayne
John Bartholdson, 610-251-1000