SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – Feb.13, 2015 — StandardAero, one of the largest independent maintenance repair and operations service providers in the global aviation industry announced the relocation of its global corporate headquarters to the Scottsdale Spectrum Office Complex located at 6710 N. Scottsdale Road, northwest of Lincoln Boulevard in Scottsdale, Ariz.
StandardAero’s services include aircraft engine and airframe maintenance, repair and overhaul, engine component repair, engineering services, interior completions and paint applications. The company serves a diverse array of customers in business and general aviation, commercial airlines, military, helicopter, components, energy and VIP completions markets.
“We are very pleased to call Scottsdale home for our company headquarters,” said Russell Ford, CEO of StandardAero. “As a leading global company, our new office space is fitting for a business of our stature and will better serve us as we continue to grow and prosper in the international aviation marketplace.”
StandardAero is a private company with annual revenues exceeding $1.7 billion. The company employs approximately 3,700 people worldwide. The new Scottsdale office is home to corporate executives and staff as well as a number of employees supporting the company’s Business Aviation division. StandardAero provides a global service network of 13 primary facilities with an additional 50 sales and field locations in the U.S., Canada, Europe, Singapore and Australia.
“The aviation industry in Scottsdale and the valley is a major industry for the state and we’re proud to be home to a global industry leader such as StandardAero,” said Scottsdale Mayor W.J. “Jim” Lane. “Scottsdale has a long and rich history for being home to large corporate headquarters and we feel StandardAero is a natural fit in our community.”
“Our team is excited about our new location and we are anxious to host customers and executives from the world’s airlines, corporate aviation departments, major aircraft and engine OEMs and partners with whom we do business,” said Ford.
StandardAero is one of the world’s largest independent providers of services including engine and airframe maintenance, repair and overhaul, engine component repair, engineering services, interior completions and paint applications. StandardAero serves a diverse array of customers in business and general aviation, airline, military, helicopter, components, energy and VIP completions markets. A Dubai Aerospace Enterprise (DAE) company, StandardAero provides a global service network of 13 primary facilities in the U.S., Canada, Europe, Singapore and Australia, along with an additional 50 sales and field service locations. The company celebrated its 100th year of industry leadership in 2011.
Dubai Aerospace Enterprise (DAE) Ltd is a globally recognized aerospace company specializing in maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services, aircraft completions and aircraft leasing. The Company is headquartered in Dubai and operates in four continents and employs approximately 4,000 people. More information can be found on the company’s website at www.dubaiaerospace.com.
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