Triumph Group (TGI) enters into a five-year license agreement with RUAG to support F/A-18 customers
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Triumph Group (TRIUMPH) (NYSE: TGI) today announced that its Geared Solutions business has signed a five-year license extension with aerospace engineering and defense company RUAG for continued support on the F/A-18 Aircraft Mounted Accessory AD (AMAD) drive. With this license agreement, TRIUMPH and RUAG will collaborate to provide test, repair and overhaul support for F/A-18 AMAD military applications.
RUAG’s factory in Interlaken/Wilderswil, Switzerland supports international military operators using TRIUMPH‘s repair procedures and spare parts pool to support the F/A-18 AMAD product line.
Through the licensing agreement, TRIUMPH is sustaining all non-US military F/A-18 AMADs at RUAG, ensuring global availability of F/A-18 AD variants for international operators.
“TRIUMPH and RUAG have had a long-standing relationship since 2001 on the F/A-18 AMAD product line and are continuously exploring future partnership opportunities on next-generation commercial and military applications. We are delighted to have their support. for our international customer base,” said Pete Gibson, president of TRIUMPH Geared Solutions.
Christian Roduner, BU Head LCM Air confirms: “The close partnership we have had with TRIUMPH allows us to support our military customers with value-added solutions, while supporting sustainment and readiness levels.”
TRIUMPH Geared Solutions provides complex gear solutions including the design, development, manufacture and support of complete transmission and gearbox assemblies as well as complex gears and housings.
TRIUMPH, headquartered in Berwyn, Pennsylvania, designs, engineers, manufactures, repairs and overhauls a broad portfolio of aerospace and defense systems and components. The company serves the global aviation industry, including original equipment manufacturers and all military and commercial aircraft operators. More information about TRIUMPH can be found on the company’s website at www.triumphgroup.com.