Compare AS9120 to ISO 9001
AS9120 standard includes ISO 9001:2015 QMS requirements and specifies additional aviation, space and defense industry requirements specifically for distributors. It is stated that the requirements specified in this standard are complementary to customer and applicable statutory and regulatory requirements. This standard adds over 100 additional requirements specifically for distributors who carry aircraft components. As a result of AS9120 being based off of ISO 9001, transitioning from ISO 9001 to AS9120 is simple.