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Understanding Context of the Organisation

Context of the Organisation Overview Some organisations are struggling with new concepts to the ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and AS9100 standards such as Context of the Organisation and do not see how it fits into their management system, they are often leaving it until last but really it should be one of the first [...]

By | 2018-03-26T17:13:47+00:00 April 20th, 2017|AS9100, AS9120, ISO 14001, ISO 9001, ISO27001, Tools of the Trade|0 Comments

AS9100:2016 and AS9120:2016 actions for clients

AS9100:2016 and AS9120:2016 Deadlines and Transition requirements Deadline for transition to new revisions of AS9100:2016 and AS9120:2016 remains at 15th September 2018 and no audits are to be performed to old revisions after the 15th June 2017.  Therefore, organisations have a very short window to complete their transition and should plan to have this completed [...]

By | 2017-04-18T09:58:39+00:00 December 21st, 2016|AS9100, AS9120|0 Comments

OASIS Administrators

OASIS Administrators If organisations are already certified to AS9100, AS9120 or AS9110 they would have recently received an email from the IAQG regarding the OASIS Database and your OASIS administrators.  They requested that all administrators log in to prevent themselves being removed during the clearing process of inactive accounts. Many organisations did not login and [...]

By | 2018-05-03T08:23:15+00:00 December 18th, 2012|AS9100|0 Comments

Internal Audits Aerospace Scheme

Internal Audits Aerospace Scheme An internal audit aerospace scheme has been introduced due to concerns within the aerospace industry regarding organisations internal audits, especially taking into account organisations certified to AS9100, AS9120 and AS9110. There are various points within the Aerospace Scheme standards that refer to ensuring the Management System takes into account customer and [...]

By | 2018-04-22T07:18:16+00:00 December 15th, 2012|AS9100, Tools of the Trade|0 Comments

AS9100 AS9120 and AS9110 Management Commitment

AS9100 AS9120 and AS9110 Management Commitment According to clause of AS9101, a top management interview is now mandatory during on-site audits.  This needs to happen for every audit or once per year if multiple visits are performed each year. Top Management is defined as a person or group of people who directs and controls [...]

By | 2018-05-17T05:08:49+00:00 September 6th, 2011|AS9100|1 Comment

AS9100 and AS9120 Pre-Audit Activities

AS9100 and AS9120 Pre-Audit Activities Organisations applying the new revisions of AS9100 and AS9120 will notice that they are being required to provide a greater volume of information prior to any on-site activities being performed. Auditors (internal and External) are less likely to be effective if they have not performed suitable planning for the on-site [...]

By | 2018-05-17T05:04:21+00:00 September 1st, 2011|AS9100, Tools of the Trade|0 Comments

Process Control Tools

AS9101 clause requires the Certification Body Auditor to ensure clients provide the necessary information and documentation for review, including the following: Quality Manual; Description of processes showing their sequence and interaction, including the identification of any outsourced processes; Note 1: The processes can be depicted in various ways [e.g., process maps, turtle diagrams, SIPOC [...]

By | 2018-05-18T07:58:10+00:00 August 31st, 2011|AS9100, Tools of the Trade|0 Comments

AS9100 and AS9101 Frequently Asked Questions

Due to the release of the new revisions of AS9100 and AS9120 the International Aerospace Quality Group (IAQG) have published a number of Frequently Asked Questions Documents. It is recommened that you download these documents as there are a number of clarification points within these documents which will help to further explain not only the [...]

By | 2018-08-02T05:10:09+00:00 August 29th, 2011|AS9100, Tools of the Trade|0 Comments

Recruiting AEA and AA Aerospace Auditors

Recruiting AEA and AA Aerospace Auditors IMS is experiencing high growth within the aerospace industry and require some additional sub-contract auditors for the AS9100 and AS9120 standards. If you are interested or know of anyone who would be interested then please contact IMS through the contact details on our website.

By | 2018-08-02T05:03:12+00:00 August 29th, 2011|AS9100, News|0 Comments

FAA Approves Production of Boeing 787 Dreamliner

Its many years behind schedule and Millions of Dollars over budget but it looks like the Boeing 787 Dreamliner is finally about to take off.  The Dreamliner is approximately 50% composite which is relatively new technology when applied to the aerospace industry and probably a large factor in the delays to the aircraft. I wonder [...]

By | 2018-05-18T07:10:02+00:00 August 27th, 2011|AS9100, News|0 Comments