RANDOLPH, NJ – February 2, 2017 – Brighton Cromwell is proud to announce that it has successfully completed the rigorous recertification process to the SAE Aerospace Standard AS 9120 (AS9120A 2009). By passing the quality recertification audit with no deficiencies Brighton Cromwell will remain a AS9120/ISO9001 certified company for the next two years. As a leading provider of spare parts and Maintenance, Repair and Operational supplier, Brighton Cromwell uses the higher aviation quality standards and approved processes to support their customers around the world.
“This certification sets the highest level of protection to safeguard mission-critical components used by our military and our allies,” said President & CEO Rob Van Etten. “Attaining AS 9120 requires substantial effort and commitment on the part of all of our employees, and demonstrates Brighton Cromwell’s dedication to ensuring our customers are receiving genuine, authorized parts and components in the aerospace marketplace.”
The AS9120A certification builds on Brighton Cromwell’s ISO 9001:2008 certification for quality management with 100+ additional requirements that are specific to companies that procure, stock, and distribute aerospace components such as fasteners, gaskets, electronics, and hardware. AS 9120A certification requires rigorous purchasing, handling, storage, and traceability controls to prevent counterfeit and non-conforming parts and components from entering the supply chain. This higher level quality control is used in all facets of Brighton Cromwell’s ground tactical, wheeled, and aviation supply chain management and support.