Vector earns new certification

SUMMERSIDE – Vector Aerospace has received AS9110B certification.

Vector Aerospace Helicopter Services – North America crews work on refurbishing an AS332L-1 helicopter for Rainier Heli-Lift Inc.

AS9110B is the standard that was developed by aerospace professionals to meet the specific requirements of Aerospace Maintenance Organizations. AS9110B incorporates the requirements of ISO 9001: 2008 and specifies additional requirements for a quality management system for Aerospace Maintenance Organizations that must maintain or repair aviation or aerospace related products.Slemon Park-based Vector Engine Services is a subsidiary of Vector Aerospace Corporation (www.vectoraerospace.com), a global independent provider of aviation maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services.”We are one of only 15 companies in Canada to hold this approval and the first in Atlantic Canada,” said Jeff Poirier, president of ES-A. “The AS9110B is much more than a Quality Standard. It is truly an organizational business tool that will allow us to increase our efficiencies, produce a quality product, and remain competitive in a challenging aviation marketplace.

“This certification will also help us to increase our market share by gaining access to large and global military markets.”

Vector holds approvals from some of the world’s leading original equipment manufacturers including Pratt & Whitney Canada, Rolls-Royce, Turbomeca, General Electric and Honeywell.