Aviation, Awareness, Manufacturing

Annual FOD Walk

by PHILIP J. MESSENGER The Annual FOD walk down is a large-scale planned activity designed to get as many people as possible at the site to meet at a predetermined time and location, then walk the entire compound and/or flightline… Read the rest
Manufacturing, Operations


“If you can not measure it, you can not improve it.” – Lord Kelvin circa 1880 Wherever aerospace products are manufactured or flown, a philosophy and culture of FOD Prevention spanning the entire operation is vital to assure product integrity,… Read the rest

What is AS 9100?

AS 9100 is the International Aerospace Industry Quality Management Standard. It is specifically written by the aerospace industry to improve quality and ensure the integrity of supplies to the industry. It has been published in Europe as EN 9100, in… Read the rest