Avon, CT. November 27, 2018 - OFS, a leading designer, manufacturer, and supplier of innovative fiber optic products has achieved certification of its Avon, CT facility to AS9100D. AS9100 is the internationally recognized Quality Management System standard specific to the aerospace, aviation and defense industries.
OFS has more than 30 years of experience manufacturing fiber optics products for the aerospace and defense markets and offers a wide range of optical fiber-based solutions that meet stringent Aerospace and Defense industry standards.
LeRuth P. Bell, OFS Aerospace and Defense Market Manager, states “focusing on quality is a part of the OFS culture. Our quality management system is designed to ensure the right products are made to the identified specification before being shipped.” Mrs. Bell continues, “The AS9100D certification further expands upon our commitment as a company to provide optimal quality, reliability, and service to our customers.”
The AS9100 certification is in addition to OFS’s existing ISO9001:2015, and ISO13485 certifications. All certifications are published on the OFS website, https://www.ofsoptics.com/quality. If you have further questions about OFS’s Aerospace and Defense product offerings, please contact your local OFS representative.
OFS is a world-leading designer, manufacturer and provider of optical fiber, fiber optic cable, connectivity, fiber-to-the-subscriber (FTTx) and specialty fiber optic products. We put our development and manufacturing resources to work creating solutions for applications in such areas as telecommunications, medicine, industrial automation, sensing, aerospace, defense and energy. We provide reliable, cost-effective fiber optic solutions that help our customers meet the needs of consumers and businesses today and into the future.
Headquartered in Norcross (near Atlanta) Georgia, U.S.A., OFS is a global provider with facilities in China, Denmark, Germany, Russia and the United States. OFS is part of Furukawa Electric Company, a multi-billion dollar leader in optical communications.
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