Alcoa Acquires Firth Rixson, Grows Global Aerospace Portfolio

Transaction Advances Alcoa’s Transformation

NEW YORK--Lightweight metals leader Alcoa (NYSE:AA) today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Firth Rixson, a global leader in aerospace jet engine components. The Company closed the transaction, which was announced on June 26, 2014, after receiving all of the required global regulatory approvals and arranging financing for the deal.

Alcoa Executive Vice President Olivier Jarrault to Present at Cowen and Company 35th Annual Aerospace/Defense Conference
NEW YORK--Alcoa (NYSE:AA) today announced that Olivier Jarrault, Alcoa Executive Vice President and Group President, Engineered Products and Solutions (EPS), will speak at the Cowen and Company 35th Annual Aerospace/Defense Conference on Thursday, February 6, at The InterContinental New York Barclay. The presentation is scheduled to begin at 8:15 a.m. EST and will be webcast live via Alcoa's website, with presentation materials available online.


Alcoa Fastening Systems Enters Strategic Partnership with COMAC
NEW YORK & TORRANCE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Alcoa Fastening Systems (AFS), a unit of Alcoa (NYSE: AA), today announced it has signed a strategic technology and commercial cooperation agreement with Commercial Aircraft of China, Ltd (COMAC). This agreement deepens Alcoa’s existing partnership with COMAC, the main manufacturer of large passenger aircraft programs in China, and reinforces Alcoa’s presence in one of the world’s fastest growing aerospace markets.

Alcoa Fastening Systems Receives Airbus SQIP Best Performer Award
Torrance, California…. Alcoa Fastening Systems (AFS) has received Airbus’ Supply Chain and Quality Improvement Program (SQIP) Best Performer Bronze award for 2012. AFS was selected out of approximately 250 suppliers for its exceptional quality and delivery performances. AFS supplies fasteners to Airbus for all of their major programs including the A320, A330, A340, A350, A380 and the A400M.

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