WAYNE, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 8, 2006--Triumph Group, Inc.
(NYSE:TGI) announced today that its subsidiary, Frisby Aerospace, LLC,
has been awarded a contract by Saab Aerostructures to provide the
Boeing 787 Large Cargo Door Actuation System ("LCDAS"). The 787 LCDAS
is a collaborative effort of multiple Triumph Group companies working
to provide a system solution for the 787 program. The agreement has an
estimated value of up to $300 million over the life of the program.
Richard C. Ill, Triumph's President and Chief Executive Officer,
said, "We are looking forward to working with Saab to supply the Large
Cargo Door Actuation System for the Boeing 787. This award represents
Triumph's ongoing commitment to forging partnerships with our
customers by providing integrated solutions for complex systems."
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 commercial and regional
airlines, air cargo carriers, as well as original equipment
manufacturers of commercial, regional, business and military aircraft
and aircraft components.
More information about Triumph can be found on the Internet at
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 fiscal year
ended March 31, 2005.
CONTACT: Triumph Group, Inc., Wayne
John Bartholdson, 610-251-1000
SOURCE: Triumph Group, Inc.