According to The International Aerospace Quality Group (IAQG) posting in OASIS, they have agreed to align transition to the forthcoming revised AS9100:2016 series standards with the International Accreditation Forum’s (IAF) Resolution 2013-15, which requires transition to the ISO 9001:2015 quality management system (QMS) standard no later than 15 September 2018.
They expect the AS9100:2016 series of standards to be published concurrently across Americas, Asia-Pacific, and European sectors. The timing of this concurrent release will result in the AS9100:2016 publishing starting in October 2016, 9101 and 9110 in November 2016 and 9120 in December 2016; given a worst case scenario. Efforts are being made to shorten the publication time spans and publish concurrently as soon as possible.
The IAQG Other Party Management Team (OPMT) is scheduled to release the supplemental rule SR-003 for transition to all stakeholders upon publication of the revised 9100:2016 standard.
IAQG is encouraging all certified organizations to review the ISO 9001:2015 standard and key changes presentation on the IAQG website to begin their transition activities.
The OASIS database us under revision to improve the functionality of is well underway. It is currently scheduled for initial release in December of 2016. Prior to its release, communication and user training will be made available.