AAR aquires cargo loading assets of PFW Aerospace

AAR said the acquisition will enhance Telair's market position as one of the leading suppliers globally of cargo loading and baggage handling systems.


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AAR Corp. announced that its 100 per cent owned subsidiary, Telair International has signed a definitive agreement to purchase the cargo loading system assets of Speyer, Germany-based PFW Aerospace. AAR said the acquisition will enhance Telair’s market position as one of the leading suppliers globally of cargo loading and baggage handling systems. Upon completion of a transition period after closing, Telair will transfer the assets to, and perform operations at, its Miesbach, Germany facility.

Telair, based in Miesbach, Germany, is a leader in the design, manufacture and support of cargo loading systems for wide-body and narrow-body aircraft with established positions on the world’s most popular current and next-generation passenger and freighter models. Telair provides standard container-based systems for A330/340 aircraft types, B747-800, as well as the future A350. In addition, the business manufactures systems and components for the B737 and A320 families of aircraft, and for converted B767-300s and B747-400s.