ASA 100 - This standard has been developed by the ASA Quality Assurance Committee. Its purpose is to provide aviation suppliers with a quality system which satisfies the requirements outlined in FAA Advisory Circular 00-56: Voluntary Industry Distributor Accreditation Program.
The Update Report - The monthly newsletter of the Aviation Suppliers Association. It contains information related to the aviation parts industry, from recent trends in the government, to new FAA regulations, to ASA events and announcements.
ASA-100 Letters of Interpretation (LIs): ASA has created a tool called a Letter of Interpretation (LI). LIs are used to provide guidance regarding ASA-100 and/or FAA AC 00-56. LIs are required if applicable to your business. Each LI addresses requirements and future expectations.
ASA Best Practices
ASA, using feedback from industry, has created Best Practices to assist any person who handles aircraft parts, including (but not limited to) distributors, air carriers, repair stations, aircraft/engine disassemblers and manufacturers. The BPs are intended to address an issue or concern impacting the distribution industry. Compliance with the BP is voluntary.