||Shanghai, China — Jabil Defense and Aerospace Services, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Jabil Circuit, Inc. (NYSE:JBL), has received certification for its facility in Shanghai, China, to AS9100C for electronic printed circuit board manufacturing. AS9100 is the aerospace industry's quality and reliability standard for design, new product introduction, manufacturing, and servicing. "Achieving this level of certification in the aerospace industry at our Shanghai plant is a significant milestone in Jabil's global aerospace strategy," said Scott Gebicke, Vice President, Global Business Units and head of Jabil's Defense and Aerospace Services business.
"With product lifecycles of 20 years and more, aerospace customers outsourcing needs focus not only on design and manufacturing but on product lifecycle support and obsolescence management. Jabil has all the capabilities in place to support those needs," he said.
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