|AS9100:2009, Rev C
L-3 FOS operates a quality management system that is certified to AS9100:2009, Rev C and ISO 9001:2008 (no exceptions) by NSF International Strategic Registrations, LTD.
These certificates state that L-3 FOS operates under a management system applicable to: design, development, and manufacture of mechanical, electromechanical, and electronic products for defense applications. L-3 FOS recognizes the benefit of implementing and maintaining an effective quality management system. L-3 FOS’ Quality Manuals provide the foundation for the Quality Management System compliance to ISO 9001:2000.
L-3 FOS has a Quality Assurance (QA) Program, in accordance with ISO-10005 (Quality Management – Guidelines for Quality Plans), with established policies and procedures designed for high reliability, design and production. A Program Plan covers Inspection and Testing, Critical Defect Plans, Acceptance Inspection Equipment (AIE) Plans, all relevant Process Control Documentation, and any requirements for Rework and/or Repair Procedures. L-3 FOS also incorporates a viable supplier quality surveillance program.
On-Going Quality Initiatives
- Cause and Effect Analysis
- Failure Mode Effects Analysis (FMEA)
- Physical Configuration Audits
- Risk Management Board
- Change Management Process
- Internal Design Process (IDP)/Internal Design Reviews (IDR)
- Policy Deployment Reviews
- Continuous Process Improvement (CPI)
- Value Added Assembly
- Lean Promotion Programs
- Advanced Quality Planning