FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Sara Clark
Phone: (251) 650-0600
STAR AVIATION HAS AS9100 CERTIFICATION & DMIR ON STAFF
Mobile, Al April 6, 2007 – Star Aviation recently received AS9100 certification by QMI,
North America's leading management systems registrar. Star Aviation received AS9100
certification in all areas of engineering, product certification, manufacturing, and
technical services. AS9100 certification is a globally recognized aerospace sector
standard and is reserved only for companies committed to providing excellent customer
service, continual improvement and outstanding product quality.
In addition, Star Aviation’s Quality Assurance Manager, Al Herron, has received
designation as a Designated Manufacturing Inspection Representative (DMIR) from the
Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). A DMIR may issue original and export
airworthiness certificates, and can conduct inspections of prototype and production
products and related parts necessary to the issuance of certificates.
As an approved FAA Parts Manufacturing Authority (PMA) facility, Star Aviation
supports both new and retrofit avionics and instrument installations for air transport,
general aviation, and military programs. Combined with in-house FAA DERs, the
addition of a DMIR expands our ability to offer complete design and engineering services
to provide approved design data packages and STC’s with PMA approvals.
Star Aviation was established in 1999 as an aircraft engineering, certification,
manufacturing, and technical services company. Since its incorporation Star Aviation
has become an industry leader in the post-delivery modification of commercial and
private aircraft for in-flight entertainment systems. Star Aviation is headquartered in
Mobile, AL with a satellite office in Everett, Washington. For more information, please
contact Sara Clark at 251-650-0600 or visit www.staraviation.com.