QUEBEC CITY, Nov. 10, 2011 /CNW/ - Discovery Air Technical Services
(DATS), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Discovery Air Inc., is pleased to
announce it has successfully achieved ISO 9001:2008 Certification.
ISO 9001:2008 is a Quality Management System (QMS) Standard that is
recognized globally. A certification granted by an outside independent
auditor, DATS achieved ISO 9001 Certification by demonstrating that its
QMS procedures promotes continuous improvement, resulting in a
consistently excellent product.
"DATS continues to position itself as a global leader in Maintenance
Repair and Overhaul (MRO) Services," commented Remy St-Martin, DATS
Vice President of Commercial Services. "This new QMS certification
will not only directly benefit our current customers, but it will also
enable us to attract more business from a customer base that demands
high standards. By embracing an environment where continuous
improvement is part of the corporate culture, DATS can ensure that all
of its clientele receive a product that exceeds their expectations at a
competitive price time and time again."
ABOUT DISCOVERY AIR TECHNICAL SERVICES
Discovery Air Technical Services (DATS) holds Transport Canada approvals
for the DASH-8, Boeing 737, CRJ 100/200, SAAB 340 and the ERJ 135/145
aircraft, and will soon add additional aircraft types to its catalog of
capabilities. DATS' Quebec City maintenance facility provides a wide
range of capabilities including welding, avionics, engineering,
machining, heat treatment, composite and sheet metal repairs. DATS also
provides engineering services out if its Toronto office.
ABOUT DISCOVERY AIR AND ITS SUBSIDIARIES
Discovery Air Inc. is a Canadian specialty aviation company, operating
over 140 aircraft with our 850 team members. We deliver airborne
training to the Canadian military; airborne fire services; VFR
helicopter operations; fixed-wing air charter services; expediting and
logistics support; and a range of maintenance, repair, overhaul,
modification, engineering and certification services.
Discovery Air's shares and debentures trade on the Toronto Stock
Exchange (Symbols DA.A and DA.DB respectively).
SOURCE Discovery Air Inc.
For further information:
Discovery Air Technical Services
514 694-5565 ext: 333
Toll Free (866) 903 3247