BELLEVUE, WA--(Marketwire - November 24, 2008) -

Members of the Investment Community,

Esterline Technologies (NYSE: ESL) plans to announce financial results for fiscal 2008 fourth quarter earnings on Thursday, December 11, 2008. Esterline will host a conference call featuring remarks by Robert Cremin, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Robert George, Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Following these remarks, there will be a question and answer session. The call is scheduled to start at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time (2:00 p.m. Pacific Time) and will last approximately 45 minutes.

To ensure that you are on the call when it begins, we suggest that you access the call approximately 5 to 10 minutes prior to the scheduled start time.

Date:                         Thursday, December 11, 2008
Start Time:                   5:00 p.m. Eastern Time
                              (2:00 p.m. Pacific Time)
U.S. Dial-In Number:          1-866-400-3310
Outside U.S. Dial-In Number:  1-416-850-9144
Reservation #                 R114628
Conference Call Host:         Brian Keogh

The conference call will be replayed for one week, starting approximately one hour after the call ends. For callers within the United States, the replay number is 866-245-6755. For callers outside the United States, the replay number is 416-915-1035. The password for both of these numbers is 245054.

A replay of the conference call also will be available shortly after the conclusion of the call on the company website at

If you have any questions, please call Investor Relations at Esterline Technologies at 425-519-1872.