CHARLOTTE, N.C., Aug 14, 2006 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- Goodrich Corporation
(NYSE: GR) has been selected by Asiana Airlines to overhaul the landing gear
on its fleet of B737, B767, B747 and B777 aircraft. The contract is expected
to generate up to $4 million in revenue for Goodrich over the next five years.
According to Bob Corbeil, Goodrich's Director of Business
Development/Landing Gear Services, "The award of this landing gear maintenance
program builds upon our strong, long-standing relationship with Asiana
Airlines. It demonstrates Asiana's continued confidence and satisfaction with
the services we've been providing for their B737, B767 and B747 fleets. We're
honored to again be part of the team that assists Asiana Airlines to grow and
Goodrich is the original equipment manufacturer of the main and nose
landing gear on the B737, B767, B747 and B777 aircraft. It also supplies many
systems found from nose to tail on all these aircraft, ranging from wheels and
brakes to sensors to nacelles.
Goodrich Corporation, a Fortune 500 company, is a global supplier of
systems and services to aerospace, defense and homeland security markets.
With one of the most strategically diversified portfolios of products in the
industry, Goodrich serves a global customer base with significant worldwide
manufacturing and service facilities. For more information visit
SOURCE Goodrich Corporation; GR - Airframe Systems
Gail Warner, +1-704-423-7048, or Lisa Bottle, +1-704-423-7060, both of Goodrich