Solutions for organizations of all sizes and levels of the Aviation, Space & Defense supply chain.

Plexus helps the Aerospace Industry Supply Chain achieve compliance and obtain real benefit in a variety of standards and disciplines including AS9100, AS9110 and AS9120 Quality Management, AS9145 (APQP & PPAP), ISO 14001 Environmental management, ISO 45001 Occupational Health and Safety and more.

Through our long-time working relationships with industry leaders and oversight bodies including the IAQG, Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs), and Aerospace Primes, Plexus International designs, develops and delivers sustainable solutions built around expert insights to all levels of the supply chain.

Training Programs | AS9100, 9110, 9120 & AS9145

Open enroll in any of our scheduled training programs, or request a private, on-site, training program for just your organization. All programs are offered either face-to-face (post-poned until further notice due to COVID-19), or can be delivered remotely via Live Virtual Training solutions.

 Live Virtual Workshop 

AS9100D Internal Quality Auditing

Achieve an in-depth understanding of AS9100D and the tools to effectively prepare and conduct first party audits. Review key changes related to counterfeit parts, documented information, operational risk management, process approach, and risk-based thinking.


 Live Virtual Workshop 

AS9110C Internal Quality Auditing

Achieve an in-depth understanding of AS9110C and the tools to effectively prepare and conduct first party audits. Participants will demonstrate an understanding of the process approach, necessary documentation, and how to classify, record, and resolve nonconformities.


 Live Virtual Workshop 

Understanding and Implementing AS9145: APQP & PPAP for Aerospace

Participants will get an in-depth look at Advanced Product Quality Planning (APQP) and Production Part Approval Process (PPAP), and how to implement APQP as part of the New Product Development process.


 eLearning (Self-Paced) 

Comprehensive Review of AS9100D for Implementers and Auditors

This self-paced eLearning examines the requirements and intent of each clause and subclause of AS9100D, including the audit evidence required to demonstrate conformity to AS9100D requirements.


Consulting Services | for Aerospace Organizations

Our mission is to develop a deep understanding of your organization’s internal processes and business needs, and adapt the scope of our consulting efforts to meet your desired business outcomes. The first step is connecting with a Plexus representative and we'll carefully assess your unique needs.

Management Systems
Implementation & Integration

Gap Analysis

Auditor Qualification

Program Management

Product Development
Process Improvement

Requirements Implementation

Specialized & Custom
Training Solutions

Outsourced Auditing
(1st & 2nd Party)

Tools & Resources | AS9100 & AS9145

Free: APQP & PPAP Key Terms & Definitions - Reference Guide for Aerospace Organizations

Download the key terms and definitions for Advanced Product Quality Planning (APQP) and Production Part Approval Process (PPAP) within the aerospace manufacturing context.


Free: AS9100D Quality Management System Gap Analysis Tool

Download the AS9100D Gap Analysis Tool and begin assessing the current state of your quality management system against the requirements of the AS9100D standard.



Management Systems Integration | ISO 14001, ISO 45001 & More



IAQG Aerospace Auditor Qualification Program

In 2009, the International Aerospace Quality Group (IAQG) partnered with Plexus International to develop and deploy a global auditor qualification program to standardize how third-party AS9100, AS9110, and AS9120 auditors are trained and assessed. Leveraging this experience and our close working throughout the supply chain, Plexus continues to weave this know-how into the services we provide to the global aerospace supply chain. Read More