June 19, 2008

Amphenol Fiber Systems International Receives AS9100 Certification

Jerome Sistrunk, Director of Quality Assurance for Amphenol Fiber Systems International (AFSI), announced today that AFSI has been approved for AS9100 certification. AS9100 incorporates the entirety of ISO 9001:2000 while adding additional stringent quality, aerospace and safety requirements.

Dekra Vincotte Certification USA, Inc. conducted the on-site survey portion of the certification process in May 2008. This third party process ensures that AFSI's documented processes meet the level required for AS9100 certification.

Amphenol Fiber Systems International designs and builds fiber optic connectors and cable assemblies for harsh environments. Our stringent quality system, now AS9100, ISO 9001:2000 and MIL-STD-790 certified, ensures the highest levels of workmanship and performance available today in each and every connector and cable assembly built. AFSI specializes in rugged multi-channel fiber optic connectors that are suitable for almost any fiber optic application including aerospace, military, broadcast, mining, oil exploration and extraction, as well as many other commercial and industrial uses.

ABOUT Amphenol Fiber Systems International

Amphenol Fiber Systems International (AFSI) designs, manufactures, markets, and supports reliable and innovative fiber optic interconnect solutions that withstand the harsh environments of military, oil & gas, mining and broadcast applications. After more than fifteen years in business, AFSI continues to uphold its position as a global leader in fiber optic interconnect components and systems such as termini, M28876, MIL-ST, TFOCA and the TFOCA-II(R) connector, which AFSI developed and patented. Altogether, AFSI has distributed millions of fiber optic connectors in more than 22 countries. Whenever there is a need for superior cost-effective fiber optic systems and products that will stand up to demanding operating environments, you can rely on AFSI for engineering know-how, top-quality products and expert technical support.

For more information about AFSI, please visit our web site at www.fibersystems.com.