International Aerospace Quality Group

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The IAQG is an international non-profit association under the Belgian law with office registered in Brussels (Belgium).

The IAQG is a cooperative organization within the aerospace & defense industry comprised of 3 sectors (Americas - AAQG, Asia/Pacific - APAQG and Europe - EAQG).

IAQG Strategic Plan


  • Establish and maintain a dynamic cooperation based on trust between aerospace & defense companies on initiatives to make significant improvements in quality performance and reductions in cost throughout the value stream.
  • Initial focus is to continuously improve the processes used by the supply chain to consistently deliver high quality products, thereby reducing non-value added activities and costs.


  • Establish commonality of aviation, space and defense quality systems, "as documented" and "as applied"
  • Establish and implement a process of continual improvement to bring initiatives to life
  • Establish methods to share best practices in the aviation, space and defense industry
  • Coordinate initiatives and activities with regulatory/government agencies and other industry Stakeholders


The IAQG implements quality initiatives for improvements throughout the aerospace product and services value stream.
For that purpose, the IAQG:
  • Promotes a Quality culture
  • Establishes and maintains Quality Management System standards.
  • Delivers the Industry Controlled Other Party Certification system
  • Provides measureable benefit to Stakeholders, Customers and Suppliers.
  • Collects and offers best practices, processes and harmonized requirements
  • Promotes cooperation between international aviation, space and defense companies


IAQG is the recognized global leader for Aviation, Space, and Defense Industry quality.

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