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2/9/2015

Vanguard achieves Nadcap accreditation

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In addition to recent delivery of critical structures for Lockheed Martin's AEHF space program, the company also received the quality certificate.

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Vanguard Space Technologies, Inc. (Vanguard, San Diego, CA, US) has successfully delivered two primary structural bus assemblies for the Advanced Extremely High Frequency (AEHF) Program to its customer, Lockheed Martin (Bethesda, MD, US). Vanguard was responsible for fabrication, assembly, hardware and component integration and static load test for the complete bus structure on this mission-critical military satellite system. Vanguard delivered the bus structures for AEHF space vehicles five and six.

"Vanguard received Nadcap accreditation as a demonstration of our ongoing commitment to quality and compliance to customer quality requirements, and validates Vanguard's commitment to continuous improvement. This prestigious accreditation adds to our AS 9100:2009 Revision C and ISO 9001:2008 quality certifications" said Mr. Frank Belknap, CEO of Vanguard. "At Vanguard our values, Quality Commitment, and Integrity are fundamental to who we are and what we do. We are committed to providing world-class quality products and services that meet or exceed the requirements and expectations of our customers. This additional quality accreditation reinforces our commitment to successfully produce lightweight, precision aerospace structures."

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