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International Accreditation Forum

Also called the IAF. An organization consisting of numerous accrediting bodies. The IAF sets accreditation for compliance assessments, which are programs that certify whether products, goods, and services meet with industry standards. IAF members mutually recognize each other's accreditations.
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It is an honour for me to do my last sortie in IAF, in a fighter aircraft, with his son." an emotional chief said.
A day after the Balakot incursion, Pakistan Air Force (PAF) jets carried out strikes in Indian Occupied Kashmir and then shot down two IAF warplanes in dogfights, capturing one of the pilots alive, much to the embarrassment of New Delhi.
Dentre os diversos indices de vegetacao apresentados por Ponzoni e Shimabukuro (2010) e Jensen (2011), destacam-se o Indice de Razao Simples (Simple Ratio Index - SRI) e o Indice de Vegetacao da Diferenca Normalizada (Normalized Difference Vegetation Index - NDVI) como os mais amplamente utilizados para caracterizar o IAF e a biomassa de formacoes florestais (FLORES et al., 2006; JENSEN, 2011).
The discussions related to the work to be done during the year between the IAF member-structures, the role of the "new space industry" on the global space arena and trends in this sphere were held.
Meanwhile, Gupta further wrote that surprised, and outnumbered, the IAF scrambled six MiG-21 Bisons from Srinagar and Awantipur.
As partner in co-developing and manufacturing the combat fighter, the city-based defence behemoth has already delivered to the IAF 16 Tejas in the Initial Operation Clearance (IOC) configuration.
He also revealed that IAF has lost as many as 17 personnel including test pilots and engineers in air accidents, in its quest for indigenisation.
He said the IAF had also started developing a world standard website and roadmap for the promotion of Pakistani business community globally, saying that the PRGMEA would soon start the membership of International Apparel Federation (IAF) for Sialkot exporters.
Guberman's team investigated the leadership of ANAB and IAF and discovered the organization was knowingly providing speaking engagements for a Christopher Paris in Tampa, Florida known to be misleading businesses certified by ANAB competitors.
On September 3, 1965 a formation of IAF Knats (Folland Gnat, which was nicknamed Sabre Slayer by the IAF) was monitored flying over Lahore.
She had joined IAF in 2000 and performed exceptionally well.
Rodman also discusses how the IAF has helped Israel win diplomatic recognition through its humanitarian efforts after natural and man-made disasters in a way that simultaneously allows the country to maintain its capacity to deal with potential conflicts.