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Welcome to the Quality section of the Airbus Helicopters, Inc. web site.

The “I AM QUALITY” attitude permeates the Airbus Helicopters, Inc. culture to deliver premium quality helicopters.  The company team members at its facilities in Mississippi and Texas incorporate the “I AM QUALITY” attitude by continuously improving processes to ensure quality excellence from suppliers to our valued customers.

The following three topics provide focus on Airbus Helicopters, Inc.’s approach to quality.


Aerospace Standard (AS) 9100 D is the cornerstone of Airbus Helicopters Inc.’s Quality Management System. The company’s primary facilities in Grand Prairie, Texas and Columbus, Mississippi are certified by SAI Global to AS9100 standards. Airbus Helicopters, Inc. also is proud of its heritage and history with the FAA and EASA airworthiness authorities. With joint collaboration between industry and these authorities, Airbus Helicopters, Inc. currently holds Production Certificates, Limited Repair Stations, and Part Manufacture Approvals at the company’s two facilities within the United States. A copy of this information is provided in the Certifications tab.

Supplier Quality

Successful organizations cultivate their supplier relationships through communicating their expectations. For both new and existing suppliers to Airbus Helicopters, Inc., the company’s Quality Excellence requirements and expectations are shown in the Supplier Quality Requirements section.

Key Contacts

Getting to the right person is sometimes key to resolving an issue. Use the Key Contacts section to access the right person regarding Quality questions.

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