The AS9120 standard specifies requirements for Aviation, Space and Defense Distributors. This standard includes ISO 9001:2015 quality management system requirements and specifies additional aviation, space and defense industry requirements
What is an AS9120 Certification?
AS9120 is for use by organizations that procure parts, materials and assemblies and resells these products to a customer in the aviation, space and defense industries. This standard is not intended for organizations that maintain or repair products. All aerospace distributors worldwide are encouraged to comply and/or register to AS9120.
Benefits of AS9120 Certification
- Improved allocation of resources
- Increased productivity and performance
- Increased marketability
- Increased customer satisfaction
- Reduced operating costs
- Reduced waste
- Reduced customer audits
AS9120 Certification Process
Our experienced and highly-skilled AS9120 auditors are enthusiastic about their work and come to your company with a fresh perspective. They take the time to listen and understand your business so they can add value throughout the auditing process. We work together as partners with our clients to ensure audits are as efficient as possible to minimize any disruption during the audit. During each audit, we strive to reveal observations that can add value through reduced costs, increased efficiency, and decreased time to market.
- Document Review
- AS9120 Initial Assessment
- AS9120 Surveillance Assessments
In today’s business climate, companies have realized that AS9120 certification and registration can add real value to their organizations. Rather than just a simple checklist, the auditing process can help highlight weaknesses as well as strengths, which allows companies to continually improve their processes to stay competitive. TRC works with our clients to understand their business and unique practices to ensure our clients get the most out of the auditing process.
TRC also offers services and benefits that other registrars don’t, like:
- Dedicated Client Service Managers
A Client Services Manager is assigned to each client to provide a single point of contact.
- Vibrant Auditor Mentoring & Customer Satisfaction Process
The professionals delivering audits are key to our success. We obtain our Clients’ feedback on each auditor and work hard to incorporate our Client’s improvement suggestions.