WOOD DALE, Ill., Oct. 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- AAR (NYSE: AIR), a global provider of aviation services to commercial airlines, will deliver after-hours logistics and technical AOG support for Eaton Aerospace effective October 1, 2018. Under this agreement, AAR will serve as the single point of contact for all of Eaton's commercial customers after office hours and can be reached at +1 630-437-4045.
"We are excited to showcase our expanded AOG desk with one of our largest business partners," said Darren Spiegel, Vice President and General Manager, OEM Solutions, AAR.
This arrangement will provide a seamless interface for Eaton's global customer base. If the requirement calls for products in AAR-Eaton's existing portfolio, AAR will provide support from its global warehouse network. For other Eaton products, AAR will work with Eaton to ensure the operator is fully supported.
AAR delivers solutions aligned with customer needs through competitive response and dispatch times, from order to receipt. The AOG team is dedicated to customer operational excellence and no customer is too small or big for AAR to accommodate in their time of need.
Eaton is a power management company with 2017 sales of $20.4 billion. We provide energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton is dedicated to improving the quality of life and the environment through the use of power management technologies and services. Eaton has approximately 98,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. For more information, visit www.eaton.com.
AAR is a global aftermarket solutions company that employs more than 6,000 people in over 20 countries. Based in Wood Dale, Illinois, AAR supports commercial aviation and government customers in more than 100 countries. AAR's Aviation Services include inventory management; parts supply; OEM parts distribution; aircraft maintenance, repair and overhaul; and component repair. AAR's Expeditionary Services include airlift operations; mobility systems; and command and control centers in support of military and humanitarian missions. More information can be found at www.aarcorp.com.
This press release contains certain statements relating to future results, which are forward-looking statements as that term is defined in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking statements are based on beliefs of Company management, as well as assumptions and estimates based on information currently available to the Company, and are subject to certain risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from historical results or those anticipated, including those factors discussed under Item 1A, entitled "Risk Factors", included in the Company's Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended May 31, 2018. Should one or more of these risks or uncertainties materialize adversely, or should underlying assumptions or estimates prove incorrect, actual results may vary materially from those described. These events and uncertainties are difficult or impossible to predict accurately and many are beyond the Company's control. The Company assumes no obligation to update any forward-looking statements to reflect events or circumstances after the date of such statements or to reflect the occurrence of anticipated or unanticipated events. For additional information, see the comments included in AAR's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.