HAL Gets APAQG Membership

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Hindustan Aeronautics Limited has been conferred the prestigious membership of the Asia-Pacific Aerospace Quality Group (APAQG) under the category ‘Full Member with voting rights’.

This makes India the seventh nation to join the APAQG under TRHE International Aerospace Quality Group (IAQG).

The other nations of APAQG are China, South Korea, Taiwan, Indonesia, Singapore and Japan.

About APAQG:

The IAQG is an international non-profit cooperative global organisation that brings aviation, space and defence companies together to deliver more value at all levels of the supply chain.

It establishes and maintains Quality Management System standards (9100 series) and controls the certification system.

The IAQG comprises Americas (AAQG), Europe (EAQG) and Asia-Pacific (APAQG) sectors.

The membership enables HAL to have access to various Quality System Standards and other guidelines developed by IAQG.

HAL CMD: T Suvarna Raju

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