ARINC Incorporated has announced that five of its locations have been certified to the AS9100:2009 Rev C Quality Management Standard. The upgrade will help ensure continued compliance with the aerospace and defense industries’ newest and highest standards of quality.
ARINC Defense Systems Engineering & Supports Vice President Monty Montero said, “Receiving our AS9100 Rev C certification validates ARINC's commitment to quality and accountability. While our participation in the certification program is voluntary, we see it as a mandatory business obligation that gives us access to industry best practices, helps us gain a comprehensive understanding of operations from our customer's point of view, identify opportunities for process improvement, and increase our customer's confidence in the quality of our products and services”
Published by the Society of Automotive Engineers, AS9100 has been endorsed by the Federal Aviation Administration as the recognized quality standard for the aerospace industry and ensures that the management systems a company implements conform to industry standards. Based on the ISO 9001 benchmark, AS9100 is the aerospace industry-specific standard relating to ISO 9001 conformity.