Desser Tire & Rubber Co. Announces Tire Qualification on Dash 8-400.

Desser Tire & Rubber Co.'s subsidiary Aero WBS announced it has passed FAA qualification testing for its retreads on Dash 8-400 aircraft.

"We are pleased to be able to offer our retreading services for the complete family of Dash 8 aircraft, 100 through 400 series," according to Steven Chlavin the company's president. "This makes us only the second approved source outside of the OEM to retread the Dash 8-400 tires. This aircraft fitment goes nicely with our plans to double capacity and offerings in 2010."

Desser/Aero WBS is one of only two privately held high speed aircraft tire retreaders in the United States. The company holds FAA and EASA approvals for high speed aircraft tire retreading and wheel and brake services. Desser retreads over 20,000 tires per year and does business in over 100 countries.

For more information contact:

Steven Chlavin

Tel. 323-721-4900

Fax. 323-721-7888