Accreditation

Aer Lingus is accredited under the IATA Operational Safety Audit (IOSA) program, an internationally recognized and accepted evaluation system designed to assess the operational management and control systems of an airline. All IATA members are IOSA registered and must remain registered to maintain IATA membership.

Good Distribution Practice

Aer Lingus in association with the Irish Exporters Association is committed to securing the Good Distribution Practice (GDP) Passport in 2013. Good Distribution Practice (GDP) Passport plays a key role in assuring quality of the supply chain and distribution of pharmaceutical and medical devices products.

See http://www.irishexporters.ie/section/section/gdppassportlearnmore. A recognised standard in the pharmaceutical and medical device industry. GDP Passport ensures supply chain integrity and product safety from raw materials through to the end consumer.

The GDP Passport requires a company to establish a quality system to ensure that products are stored, handled and distributed as required by the Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) Licence Holder.

The GDP Passport requires a company to have all relevant personnel involved in the supply chain of pharmaceutical and medical device products trained according to European and International guidelines and standards. 

IATA Operational Safety Audit

The IATA Operational Safety Audit (IOSA) program is an internationally recognized and accepted evaluation system designed to assess the operational management and control systems of an airline. All IATA members are IOSA registered and must remain registered to maintain IATA membership.