ASA-100 Quality News & Updates

The latest news and updates impacting ASA-100 quality system requirements for civil aircraft aircraft parts distributors along with tips for maintaining accreditation.

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SimpleQuE nominated for the 2024 ASA Champion Award – Change Category

May 22, 2024

  Congratulations on the nomination for the 2024 ASA Champion Award! SimpleQuE is honored to be nominated by the members of the Aviation Suppliers Association for the 2024 ASA Champion Award in the Change Category. This award recognizes an individual or company whose efforts have made a positive impact in their market sector within the…

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SimpleQuE attends ASA AFRA 2023 Conference and Aviation Suppliers Association’s 30th Anniversary

June 5, 2023

In 2023, the Aviation Suppliers Association (ASA) celebrates 30 years of serving its members, leading the way in promoting and advocating for the aviation distribution community. Their 776 global members consist of distributors, suppliers, surplus sales organizations, repair stations, manufacturers, airlines, and other companies that provide services to the aviation parts supply industry. ASA also…

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Congratulations from simpleQuE

Congratulations to Pencoyd Iron Works and Rolls-Royce & Partners Finance!

December 15, 2020

Congratulations to two simpleQuE aerospace clients – Pencoyd Iron Works on successful AS9003 compliance, and Rolls-Royce & Partners Finance (Parts Trading) on achieving AS9120 certification and ASA-100 accreditation! Our team is very proud of your commitment to quality products and services. Located in Folcroft, PA, Pencoyd Iron Works is a fabrication and erection company of…

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SimpleQuE ASA-100 Rev 5 Updates

ASA-100 Rev 5: What’s Changed & How To Comply

March 2, 2020

ASA-100 Rev 5 has arrived! This means all ASA-100 accredited aircraft parts distributors must do the following to upgrade their system to the new revision, before July 1, 2020, or your next annual ASA audit (whichever is first): Get a free copy of the ASA-100 Rev 5.0 standard.  Understand what has changed with this helpful…

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Join Jim Lee at the 2019 ASA AFRA Conference

July 11, 2019

  The 2019 Aviation Suppliers Assn. (ASA)/Aircraft Fleet Recycling Assn. (AFRA) Conference is just a few days away (in Montreal Canada from July 14-16).  At this year’s conference simpleQuE President, Jim Lee, will be co-presenting along with Sam O’Conner at the workshop on Quantifying the Value of Certification – Operational and Financial.  Sam is Vice President of…

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Aviation Suppliers Association 2019 Annual Conference – ASA Auditor Training

July 10, 2019

Workshop: ASA Auditor Training The 2019 Aviation Suppliers Association (ASA) auditor training workshops cover various topics of interest affecting AS and ISO auditors.  The following agenda items and workshop exercises were presented by Jim Lee, president of simpleQuE. IAQG points for certification body auditors: Aviation, space and defense industry lessons learned data analysis and outcomes…

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Aviation Suppliers Association 2019 Annual Conference

July 10, 2019

ASA AFRA Workshop G: Quantifying the Value of Certification–Operational and Financial This workshop benefits leadership, quality managers, anyone considering certification and those already certified.  Many times, certification is just viewed as a requirement to fulfill for a customer.  But to obtain operational and financial value from certification, companies should be looking forward toward building a…

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Building A Better Business – ASA/AFRA Conference 2019

June 11, 2019

Learn how to build a better business at the 2019 Aviation Suppliers Assn. (ASA)/Aircraft Fleet Recycling Assn. (AFRA) Conference which is just a month away (July 14-16 in Montreal, Canada). This conference is one of the largest for the aviation distributor industry and draws aviation professionals worldwide. ASA represents over 600 member companies that lead…

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AirStart – Flying High with ASA-100 and AS9120

December 28, 2018

Jim Lee, simpleQuE President, congratulates Ritchin Sen, AirStart Quality Manager, on ASA-100 accreditation with Aviation Suppliers Association (ASA). Also AS9120 certified, AirStart is the company that has a passion for aviation, airplanes and its clients. Jim consulted with AirStart to prepare them for ASA-100 accreditation and AS9120 certification which is based on the aerospace standard…

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