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Hexcel Corporation Announces U.S. Deputy Secretary of Commerce Rebecca Blank to Visit Salt Lake City to Highlight New

  Hexcel Corporation Announces U.S. Deputy Secretary of Commerce Rebecca Blank
  to Visit Salt Lake City to Highlight New Manufacturing Initiative

Business Wire

STAMFORD, Conn. -- April 18, 2013

Hexcel Corporation (NYSE: HXL)(Paris: HXL) today announced that on Thursday,
U.S. Deputy Secretary of Commerce Rebecca Blank will visit Hexcel Corporation
in West Valley City, Utah, where she will highlight a new Obama Administration
initiative that would accelerate the resurgence of manufacturing and create
jobs in cities across the country. The region’s economic development strategy
is a model for the type of economic growth encouraged by this new initiative,
which was included in the President’s 2014 budget request.

On her visit, Deputy Secretary Blank will take a closed-press tour of Hexcel’s
Salt Lake City facility and participate in a roundtable with local business,
government and educational leaders. She will deliver remarks discussing the
new Administration initiative, which is designed to drive business investment
to the U.S. She will also take questions from the press.

When:   Thursday, April 18, 2013
         11:00 a.m. Remarks
         11:30 p.m. Media availability
         
Where:   Hexcel Salt Lake City
         6700 West 5400 South
         West Valley, UT 84118
         
         Media should arrive no later than 10:30 a.m. to check in.
         
Who:     Rebecca Blank, U.S. Deputy Secretary of Commerce
         David Berges, Hexcel CEO
         Kevin Randall, Fiber Plant Manager
         Tom Hurst, Matrix Plant Manager
         
Media:   Media should RSVP to the U.S. Department of Commerce Office of Public
         Affairs at publicaffairs@doc.gov or (202) 482-4883.
         

Hexcel Corporation is a leading advanced composites company. It develops,
manufactures and markets lightweight, high-performance structural materials,
including carbon fibers, reinforcements, prepregs, honeycomb, matrix systems,
adhesives and composite structures, used in commercial aerospace, space and
defense and industrial applications such as wind turbine blades.

Contact:

Hexcel Corporation
Michael Bacal, 203-352-6826
michael.bacal@hexcel.com
 
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