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Aerospace & Automotive

Aerospace and automotive certification are crucial if you want to work in these sectors. The AS/EN9100 series, and ISO/TS 16949 certification can bring significant advantages to certified organisations.


Aerospace Transition

Your Aerospace Certification Partner

Certification to AS/EN 9100 is critical for any company aiming to break into the aerospace and defence sector and stay there. It benefits from worldwide recognition and leads to a listing as a certified company on the international OASIS database, a mark of the reliability and quality of your services.


AFNOR UK offers certification to both ISO/TS 16949 and the AS/EN9100 series under COFRAC accreditation (the French equivalent of UKAS), through our sister company AFNOR Certification. This, together with your registration on OASIS, offers worldwide recognition for your certification.

AFNOR Certification is one of the world’s leading aerospace certification providers and offers certification in partnership with GIFAS (1) and QUALIFAS (2).


AFNOR will partner you wherever you are based thanks to our international presence and our multilingual aerospace auditors, selected for their sector experience, their know-how, and their ability to adapt to each client’s needs.


1 Groupement des Industries Françaises Aéronautiques et Spatiales: (French Aerospace Industry Group)

2 Qualité des Approvisionnements pour les Industries Françaises Aéronautiques et Spatiales (Supplier Quality for the French Aerospace Industry Group)


Which Standard to Choose?

The EN 9100 family of standards applies mainly to suppliers and service providers to the aerospace and defence industries.


  • EN 9100 certification covers design and manufacturing sites (parts, intellectual services, etc)
  • EN 9110 certification covers maintenance, repair and upkeep
  • EN 9120 certification covers trading, distribution and stockist


Benefits of EN 9100 Certification

  • Meet the requirements of procurement professionals and regulatory authorities, and reinforce their confidence in your operations
  • Contribute to the overall quality of the supply chain
  • Production and operations will be on a firm footing, and you will optimise your organisational structure
  • Strong driver for internal teamwork
  • Enhance your image and business performance
  • Formally listed and acknowledged by the aerospace industry


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