Vector Aerospace UK (Vector - http://www.vectoraerospace.com/), a leading provider of aviation maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services, recently announced that is has successfully gained certification to the revised aerospace AS9100 Rev C and AS9110 Rev A quality standards for its sites at Fleetlands, Hampshire and Almondbank, Perthshire.
AS9100 Rev C sets the quality levels expected in all areas of aerospace, from commercial to defence aviation and is developed by the International Aerospace Quality Group (IAQG). The goal of IAQG is to improve product quality and on-time delivery of products and services. AS9100 Rev C extends this standard, detailing additional comprehensive criteria specifically for overhaul, maintenance and repair (MRO) for the aircraft industry at all levels of the MRO process.
Michael Tyrrell, Managing Director, Vector Aerospace UK, said, ‘All of our employees have worked very hard for this certification, which clearly demonstrates to existing and potential customers the high standards of quality, workmanship and skill inherent in our workforce and organisation.’
About Vector Aerospace Corporation (“Vector”)
Vector is a global provider of aviation maintenance, repair and overhaul services. Through facilities in Canada, the United States, the United Kingdom, France and Africa it provides services to commercial and military customers for various types of gas turbine engines, components and helicopter airframes. Principal operations include Vector Aerospace Engine Services-Atlantic, Vector Aerospace Engine Services-UK, Vector Aerospace Helicopter Services-North America, Vector Aerospace Helicopter Services-UK, SECA and Pathix ASP. Vector also provides information technology solutions to an international customer base. Vector employs approximately 2800 employees.