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10 November 2018 in Quality

Princeps ASSURE+ our AS6081 Release

The seriousness of risk posed by Counterfeit and Fraudulent Electronic, Electrical and Electro-mechanical (EEE) Components over recent years cannot be understated. Industry has responded, awareness has increased massively and standards are now available for organisations operating at all levels within the supply chain. Setting Standards - AS6081 AS6081 is the standard setting out how distributors operating in the open market can mitigate these risks. Princeps were one of the very…

10 September 2018 in Quality

Buying Obsolete Electronic Components for an AS9100D Business?

You need Princeps ASSURE+ The latest revision of AS9100 is now in place, and anyone buying obsolete electronic components in the aerospace supply chain needs to focus on the risk of counterfeit parts stated in clause 8.1.5 of the AS9100D standard: “The organisation shall plan, implement, and control processes, appropriate to the organisation and the product, for the prevention of counterfeit or suspect counterfeit part use and their inclusion in…

11 August 2018 in Quality

Why are Aerospace Organisations Turning to Princeps PRIME+ For Traceable Electronic Components

Traceable Electronic Components are in short supply Aerospace Manufacturers are suffering from supply shortages for traceable electronic components. Now many of them are using Princeps PRIME+ service to solve this supply headache. The current market for electronic, electrical and electro-mechanical components is suffering its greatest convulsion in decades. Many passive and discrete ranges are already on allocation or moving to 26 week+ lead-times, supply side issues that are not likely…