International Guide for the use of the S-Series Integrated Product Support (IPS) specifications

The ASD/AIA SX000i is a joint transatlantic specification development, where both American and European aerospace manufacturers and customers participate, so as to establish a global handbook for the management of the AIA/ASD S-series of IPS-Specifications (by 2021 also referred to as ASD/AIA S-Series of ILS-Specifications).

ASD/AIA SX000i 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: HICO offers One-Stop Solutions for Integrated Product Support (iPS). The HICO iPS.Suite® is HICO’s main brand which is representing the support of IPS with one integrated solution.