Intertek Offers Free Webinar Explaining Updates on Quality Management Requirements in the Aerospace Industry

New and changed standards can directly impact third-party audits.

Boxborough, MA, September 22, 2008 --( Intertek (LSE: ITRK), a global leader in testing, inspection, and certification, will conduct a free webinar providing the latest updates to quality management requirements in the aerospace industry. Quality managers, management representatives, quality systems consultants, and anyone else involved in implementing aerospace quality management systems will find value in attending this event.

Mr. Paul Dionne, Intertek’s aerospace program manager, will provide webinar attendees with an in-depth look at topics such as:

- AS9104-1: How this new standard will affect the third-party auditing process
- Industry Oversight: Third-party auditors’ requirements for auditing nonconformances under Boeing’s new supplementary oversight program
- AS9100:2008: The significant changes and when they will become mandatory
- AS9101:2008: Upcoming changes to audit reporting, compared to the AS9101C checklist

The webinar will conclude with a Q&A session, where attendees can discuss these latest developments with other industry professionals.

The webinar will be held on Monday, September 29, 2008 at 2:00 p.m. Eastern time. To register, visit and click "Online Seminars," or call 1-800-967-5352 and ask for the "Aerospace Update Webinar."


About Intertek’s systems certification services
The Systems Certification business unit of Intertek provides management systems audit and registration services to a variety of internationally-recognized standards. These services provide global market access to customers by providing evidence that their management systems are effective and continuously improving. Visit for further information or to contact your local Intertek office.

About Intertek
Intertek is a leading international provider of quality and safety services to a wide range of global and local industries. Partnership with Intertek brings increased value to customers’ products and processes, ultimately supporting their success in the global market place. Intertek has the experience, expertise, resources and global reach to support its customers through its extensive network of laboratories and offices and over 23,000 people in more than 110 countries around the world. For more information, visit
Stacey Corbin