IAMA Welcomes Carlisle Interconnect Technologies to the Alliance
Dec 04, 2019
IAMA Welcomes a New Full Member to the Alliance
Carlisle Interconnect Technologies signs Letter of Intent with IAMA’s Founding Members to join the Alliance as a Full Member
IAMA, the Independent Aircraft Modifier Alliance, today announced that Carlisle Interconnect Technologies one of the world’s leading designers and manufacturers of high-performance wire and cable but also a renowned engineering and certification organisation from the United States has signed a Letter of Intent to join as IAMA as a Full member.
IAMA, which was launched in early April by EAD Aerospace, Envoy Aerospace, Etihad Airways Engineering and Lufthansa Technik, advocates for trustworthy STCs (Supplemental Type Certificate) in the aviation retrofit market.
"We look forward to joining our industry colleagues in establishing standards for STC data packages and support,” said Jeff Behlendorf, director of Product Management, Integrated Products at CIT. “Our membership in IAMA builds on CIT’s longstanding tradition of providing the highest quality aircraft modifications, and our IAMA involvement will allow us to share experience and best practices with the entire industry”
“We are very proud announcing Carlisle Interconnect Technologies as the newest member of the Independent Aircraft Modifier Alliance. With Carlisle, a long-term trusted and well-known partner for products and certification in aircraft modification believes in the mission of IAMA and we will jointly work on reaching the ambitious goals. As FAA STC Design Approval Holder and EASA Part 21J company as well as equipment manufacturer, Carlisle adds significant value to our alliance.” Said Nicole Noack, Head of IAMA. “I am looking forward to integrate the Carlisle representatives into our working groups and have them with us shaping the future of the STC.”
Once IAMA is a legal entity in January 2020, it will be open to all aviation market participants including aircraft manufacturers, airlines, suppliers and lessors.
Carlisle IT has spent the last 30 years of its nearly 80-year history developing modification packages and STCs for airlines, avionics manufacturers, and Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO) partners. It holds more than 200 STCs for upgrade of Part 25 aircraft avionics, systems and special mission equipment from regulators around the world. Visit https://www.carlisleit.com/ to learn more.
We at IAMA, the Independent Aircraft Modifier Alliance, are advocates and supporters of member companies in the aircraft retrofit modification market. We are educators, identifying and highlighting the value of Supplemental Type Certificates (STCs) within the aircraft lifecycle. We collaborate to develop standards that streamline communications and documentation within approved STC modification projects. To ensure that effective modernisations meet aircraft operator and owner requirements, we endorse STC-approved solutions. Founded by retrofit market leaders, we believe an independent, transparent market is a strong market that will benefit everyone. To learn more and join, visit: iamalliance.aero.