Aviation Technical Services receives gold Boeing Performance Excellence Award

January 24, 2011

Everett, WA, (January 24, 2011) – Aviation Technical Services (ATS) today announced that it has received a 2010 Boeing Performance Excellence Award for work performed by its Component Services business unit. The Boeing Company issues the award annually to recognize suppliers who have achieved superior performance. ATS maintained a Gold composite performance rating for each month of the 12-month performance period, of October 1, 2009, to September 30, 2010.

This year, Boeing recognized 558 suppliers who achieved either a Gold or Silver level Boeing Performance Excellence Award. ATS is one of only 141 suppliers to receive the Gold level of recognition.

“This is an extremely important award for ATS, but more so for our employees,” says Greg Buller, ATS GM/VP Component Services. “I believe this gold award recognizes the dedication and high standards our employee’s consistently maintain in their daily routines which is absolutely essential for achieving the level of quality and on-time performance our customers need for the long-term. I am extremely proud of our team.”

ATS is an aircraft maintenance, repair and overhaul company (MRO) providing comprehensive component services to Boeing for their 717, 737, 747, 757, 767, 777 and 787 aircraft.

For more information on the Boeing Performance Excellence Award, visit http://www.boeing.com/companyoffices/doingbiz/supplier_portal/bpea.html

About Aviation Technical Services

Since opening in 1970, ATS has been providing maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services for commercial and military transport jet aircraft. ATS list of certification achievements include: FAA Class IV Repair Station (HN6R593N); EASA Repair Station (145.4942); Bermuda DCA AMO DDA/AMO/201; CAAC (F00100532); GACA AMO-337F; Quality Management System AS 9110 and ISO 9001:2000. ATS services include airframe heavy and medium checks and structural modifications, complete component MRO, paint such as narrow and widebody / corporate / fleet campaigns, defense drop-in & depot level MRO, and business jet interior refurbishment. ATS also performs specialty services and projects such as winglet installations on 737/757/767 aircraft, Wi-Fi & IFE installations, 737 Classic extreme makeover, Boeing Business Jet (BBJ) interior installations and passenger to freighter conversions.

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