Northrop Grumman Honors MAF

April 17, 2008

Monogram Aerospace Fasteners, a subsidiary of TriMas Corporation
(NYSE: TRS) is proud  to have been recognized by Northrop Grumman
Integrated Systems for our 2007 performance in three critical
categories; product quality, on-time delivery and customer satisfaction
and support. The Platinum Source Preferred Award was presented at a
supplier's luncheon in Manhattan Beach , CA.  Monogram is one of only
ten suppliers within Northrop Grumman's 1,200 supplier base to earn
this distinction for three consecutive years.