Vought Schedules First Quarter 2004 Earnings Release, Conference Call

DALLAS, MAY 5, 2004 - Vought Aircraft Industries, Inc. announced today that it will release its first quarter 2004 financial results on Wednesday, May 12.

The company will host a conference call on May 12 at 11 a.m. Eastern time (10 a.m. Central time) to discuss the first quarter results. To access the conference call, dial 800-299-9630 (United States) or 617-786-2904 (International) with passcode 26377214. Please call 10 minutes prior to the start time.

If you cannot listen to the conference call at its scheduled time, there will be a replay available through May 19, which can be accessed by dialing 888-286-8010 (United States) or 617-801-6888 (International) with passcode 33630348.

About Vought:

Vought Aircraft Industries, Inc. (www.voughtaircraft.com) is one of the world's largest independent suppliers of aerostructures. Headquartered in Dallas, the company designs and manufactures major airframe structures such as wings, fuselage subassemblies, empennages, nacelles and other components for prime manufacturers of aircraft. Vought has annual sales of approximately $1.2 billion and more than 6,000 employees in seven U.S. locations.

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