Saudi Military Industries Company (SAMI), wholly owned by the Public Investment Fund, has been awarded the AS9100 International Standard for Quality Management System for Aerospace, Aerospace and Defense Industries, in recognition of its compliance with the requirements of quality management systems in the fields of aviation, aerospace and defense.
And through the new achievement, she joins Saudi Military Industries (SAMI), which is the leading national partner in the localization of military industries, to the elite of international companies that obtained this prestigious certificate, after completing the verification of their quality management systems, and ensuring their compliance with the approved international standard AS9100, and after following up their operations by the International Aerospace Quality Group IAQG, aviation, aerospace and defense industries.
The CEO of SAMI, Engineer Walid bin Abdul Majeed Abu Khaled, said that the company is proud of “achieving this distinguished achievement, which confirms the compliance of our quality systems with international standards, and highlights our leadership and excellence in the areas in which we work, and we are fully confident that this certificate will enhance Our efforts to become one of the most prominent global defense companies are great,” according to the Saudi Press Agency.
And he indicated that “this achievement will contribute to achieving the efforts of the Public Investment Fund through SAMI in localizing the latest defense technologies and systems, as well as building strategic economic partnerships to advance the military industries sector in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and enhance its capabilities.”
The AS9100 certification is awarded after a comprehensive audit and review that includes on-site auditors’ reviews and ratings, and has been achieved by only a few companies in the world, in comparison to other international quality certifications.