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									                                                          Stork N.V.

                                                          Corporate Communications &
                                                          Investor Relations

                                                          7, Amersfoortsestraatweg, 1412 KA Naarden
                                                          P.O. Box 5004, 1410 AA Naarden
                                                          The Netherlands

                                                          Telephone : +31 (0)35 695 75 75
                                                          Telefax   : +31 (0)35 694 54 14

                                                          Press release

Naarden, 8 December 2006

Contract Stork Aerospace with Goodrich for landing gear
Stork SP Aerospace, part of Stork Aerospace, has signed a contract with
Goodrich Corporation’s Landing Gear division (Cleveland, Ohio, USA) for the
manufacturing of Bombardier’s DHC-8 Series 400 landing gear. This contract is
scheduled to start activities at Stork SP Aerospace in January 2007, with
hardware deliveries scheduled through 2011.
In July 2006, Goodrich and Stork SP Aerospace signed an agreement covering the
application of load carrying composites in landing gear. Through this agreement a close
cooperation between the two companies has emerged.
President of Stork SP Aerospace, Mr. René Claessen stated: "We are very excited
about this contract with Goodrich Landing Gear and are proud that our successful co-
operation in current programs was recognized in Goodrich’s decision to further expand
our working relationship. The extension of this relationship recognizes the dedication
and commitment of the entire team of Goodrich and Stork employees."
Goodrich will continue to be responsible for overall system integration and product
engineering as well as the interface with Bombardier and the DASH 8-400 operators
through its global customer and product support network.
Goodrich Corporation (USA), 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.
Stork SP Aerospace BV is part of Stork Aerospace Industries. Stork Aerospace (The
Netherlands) develops and produces advanced components and systems for the
aircraft and aerospace industry, and supplies integrated maintenance services and
products to aircraft owners and operators. In 2005 the group achieved a turnover of
€ 551 million with 3,384 employees out of a total Stork turnover of € 1.80 billion
Press information:
Stork N.V.
Dick Kors Tel.: +31 (0) 35 695 75 75 or 0031 (0) 6 519 840 54

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