TAMPA, FL — Direct Components Inc., a stocking distributor of electronic components headquartered in Tampa, Fla., achieved registration to AS9120A.

AS9120A is an international quality standard that was developed for distributors that supply to the aerospace/military industries. AS9120A provides a foundation for a quality management system focused on continual improvement, record control, counterfeit awareness, quality, conformity, and adherence to all requirements including statutory and regulatory requirements. This certificate is in addition to Direct Components’ existing ISO 9001:2008 certification and has significantly enhanced Direct Components overall quality management system to ensure superior quality and customer satisfaction.

“This is a reflection of the dedication of all of our employees to provide the highest quality of products and service," Sunshine Hubbard, director of operations - North America, said. "Being accredited to this globally recognized standard will create many new opportunities worldwide.”

Direct Components Inc. President and CEO Aaron Nursey added, “We are extremely pleased with achieving this important milestone. Direct Components, Inc. takes commitment to quality very seriously and our AS9120A certification is further evidence of this promise to our customers and suppliers. This certification confirms to our aerospace partners that they will receive the highest quality products and services every time.”

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