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Triumph Selected to Supply Critical Systems for T-X - Trainer


Triumph Group, Inc. (NYSE:TGI) announced today that it will
provide Airframe Mounted Accessory Drives (AMAD) and hydraulic systems
to Saab for the Boeing T-X advanced pilot training jet. Saab, Boeing's
partner for the T-X program, responsible for the aft fuselage and the
associated subsystems, named Triumph as the supplier to design, develop,
manufacture, and provide aftermarket support for the AMAD and hydraulic

The announcement follows the selection of Boeing T-X as the new U.S. Air
Force advanced pilot training system, replacing the fleet of the aging
T-38 aircraft.

"We look forward to delivering these systems for the T-X program that
will provide U.S. Air Force pilots in training with the latest equipment
to support missions that protect freedom and democracy," said Frank
Dubey, Executive Vice President, Triumph Integrated Systems.

Triumph Integrated Systems' Geared Solutions operating company will
provide the AMADs, which features the company's aircraft accessory
gearbox product line. Its Actuation & Control operating company will
provide subcomponents for the hydraulic systems used on the aircraft.
Triumph Actuation & Control has partnered with Saab for many years,
supplying similar hydraulic equipment for other aircraft programs.

"With this award, Triumph will provide hydraulic systems and
sophisticated gear drive technology, in addition to our existing
contract with Boeing providing major structural content including the
wing, vertical tail and horizontal tail," said Dan Crowley, Triumph
Group President and CEO.

Triumph Group, Inc., headquartered in Berwyn, Pennsylvania, designs,
engineers, manufactures, repairs and overhauls a broad portfolio of
aerospace and defense systems, components and structures. The company
serves the global aviation industry, including original equipment
manufacturers and the full spectrum of military and commercial aircraft
operators. More information about Triumph can be found on the company's
website at

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