Airbus Helicopters Inc. awards On-Target Quality Performance to Safran Electronics & Defense, Avionics USA, LLC.
Grand Prairie, Texas, February 6, 2018
Safran Electronics & Defense, Avionics USA, LLC. has earned the “Best On-Target Quality Performance 2017” award from Airbus Helicopters Inc. as a supplier of autopilot equipment for the UH-72 Lakota program.
The performance criteria for the award, as defined by Airbus Helicopters, considers the percentage of defective parts against the total quantity of parts delivered. Safran Electronics & Defense, Avionics USA, LLC. successfully delivered all 286 autopilot units with zero defects.
“Safran was recognized for providing Airbus Helicopters with “first-time-right” products in continued support of their commercial and military helicopter fleets and customer base,” said Christian Rabl, Director Supply Chain Quality and Supplier Development for North America at Airbus Helicopters Inc. “Safran’s high quality performance rating demonstrates a true partnership between the companies. Airbus Helicopters congratulates Safran on their efforts and on this award.”
This award spotlights the dedication of Safran Electronics & Defense, Avionics USA, LLC. to provide its customers with exceptional service, quality and on-time delivery of avionics equipment.