Nürnberg, March 13, 2009 – With the award of the certification by TÜV South, Bühler Motor GmbH, Nürnberg, is now officially authorized to serve the aviation and aerospace industry under AS/EN 9100.
“This additional quality certificiation underscores our abilities to be a reliable and qualified supplier to the aviation and aerospace industry”, according to Hermann Koch, Product Manager Aviation for Bühler Motor GmbH.
After intensive preparations the certification process for AS/EN 9100 was finished in November 2008. This certification, which was developed by the International Aerospace Quality Group (IAQG), is based in its content and structure on DIN ISO 9001, which is not sector-specific; it contains additional items and explanations, which address the specific needs and requirements of the aviation and aerospace industry. Among others, these include the quality management requirements of aeronautical authorities, introduction of a product relevant configuation management process, first article inspection (FAI), risk analysis, and documentation, traceability or establishment of qualifications, especially for new product releases.
As an AS/EN 9100 certified manufacturer, Bühler Motor now is also included in the globally accessible OASIS (Online Aerospace Supplier Information System) database.