The FAA has determined that AS9100 is "a comprehensive quality standard containing the basic quality control/assurance elements required by the current Code of Federal Regulations (CFR), Title 14, Part 21." Also, industry experts responsible for writing AS9100 were primarily from OEMs who agreed that additions to ISO 9001:2000 were essential to ensure the quality and safety of aerospace products.
Aerospace organizations around the world now have standardized requirements to ensure that customer, statutory and regulatory requirements are determined and met with the aim of enhancing customer satisfaction. AS9100:2016 registration demonstrates to the world an organization's commitment to meet customer requirements and continually improve the effectiveness of its quality management system. AS9100:2016 supports our organization's vision by preparing its processes and products for aerospace markets.