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General Atomics receives DAOS certification in UK

31st January 2014 - 14:51 GMT | by Andrew White in London


General Atomics Aeronautical Systems (GAASI) has been awarded a design competence certification by the UK’s Military Aviation Authority (MAA).

Announced on 30 January by the MAA, the certificate – awarded under the Design Approved Organisation Scheme (DAOS) – is a mechanism by which ‘competence of design organisations can be assessed in relation to the design of aircraft systems and associated equipment.’

‘Those meeting the required stringent design standards of airworthiness are awarded Design Approval certification by the MAA,’ a MAA statement said.

‘An organisation shall only be included in the DAOS and awarded approval for a defined range of products

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Andrew White


Andrew White

Andrew is a former editor of Digital Battlespace and Unmanned Vehicles magazines. Andrew joined Shephard …

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