Calverton, NY --- September 28, 2010 – North American Surveillance Systems Inc., (NASS), a veteran owned aerospace and defense systems provider and integrator, has been awarded the AS9100 certification, the aerospace industry’s highest standard for quality management systems.
AS9100 is a single quality standard used across the global aerospace community. It is based on ISO 9001 but adds stringent additional requirements necessary to address critical civil and military aviation and aerospace needs.
“Demonstrating that our quality management system is compliant with AS9100, ensures that NASS meets or exceeds the requirements and expectations of our aerospace and defense partners and customers, as well as regulatory agencies such as the Federal Aviation Administration,” said NASS President Richard McCourt.
“For our clients worldwide, the certification to the AS9100 standard guarantees that NASS customers will receive the highest level of product quality, safety, reliability and customer service,” he said. “Both the U.S. Department of Defense and NASA have endorsed the standard and mandate use of the standard for many contractual requirements.”
“NASS is proud to have earned the AS9100 certification and to join other aerospace industry leaders dedicated to continuous improvement and accountability for the quality of the work they perform,” said McCourt.
North American Surveillance Systems, a veteran owned aerospace and defense systems provider and integrator, specializes in the installation and integration of ISR, communications ,COMINT, SIGINT and weapons systems for aerospace, marine and ground-based applications. NASS has more than 15 years of proven excellence in the aerospace and defense industry. Visit North American Surveillance Systems Inc., at www.nassusa.net
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