International procedure specification for Logistic Support Analysis (LSA)

The ASD/AIA S3000L is a joint transatlantic specification development, where European and American industrial, aerospace and defence manufacturers and customers participate. The goal is to establish a global specification describing the LSA process, which is one of the most important processes to realize the requirements of Integrated Logistic Support (ILS).

S3000L defines general requirements for:

  • Integrated Product Support
  • Configuration management
  • Analysis activities
  • Governing the performance of LSA during the life cycle of any (complex) technical system

S3000LD® is an in EU registered trademark owned by ASD – AeroSpace and Defence Industries Association of Europe (ASD-Europe;

S3000L is jointly produced by the following organizations, their members, and customers:

  • ASD – AeroSpace and Defence Industries Association of Europe (ASD-Europe;
  • AIA – Aerospace Industries Association of America (AIA-US;


Significance for HICO: Since its foundation in 1997, HICO has been developing efficient solutions in the context of technical communication. S1000D is an internationally recognized specification for the creation, management and publication of Structured Interactive Electronic Technical Documentation (IETD). With the HICO TEDD™-portfolio, HICO is the market-leading international provider of S1000D solutions. The HICO AMaX™-portfolio extends this portfolio for comprehensive after-market solutions and a full range of IETP-applications for the use of Interactive Electronic Technical Publications (IETP’s).