Innoflight Successfully Appraised at CMMI Maturity Level 3

SAN DIEGO, CA, Innoflight is pleased to announce that it has successfully
been appraised at Maturity Level 3 (ML3) of ISACA’s Capability Maturity Model
Integration (CMMI®) version 2.0 for Development. Lead Appraiser, Jesse Foster,
from Project and Quality Management Associates, conducted the appraisal.

CMMI is a proven, outcome-based performance model and the globally accepted standard for improving capability, optimizing business performance and aligning operations to business goals. The appraisal scope was Engineering and Space Products developed at Innoflight and covered the following twenty (20) practice areas:

Innoflight CMMI Maturity Level 3 Appraisal Practice Areas

ML3 indicates the organization is performing at a “defined” level. At this
level, processes are well characterized and understood, and are described in
standards, procedures, tools and methods. The organization’s set of standard
processes, which is the basis for ML3, is established and improved over time.

my first day at Innoflight, I have been impressed with our employees’ dedication
towards the pursuit of development excellence in the space industry,” said
David Burrill, Innoflight Director, Quality. “Innoflight does a remarkable job
implementing best industry practices to support its rapid development of
quality products. Leading the CMMI effort was challenging, but we have a great
team that helped us succeed. Achieving Maturity Level 3 demonstrates
Innoflight’s potential to move forward to reach even greater benchmarks.”

CMMI effort has been quite a journey considering the rapid growth of Innoflight
and how busy we are,” said Vincent Gagnon, Innoflight Chief Revenue Officer and
CMMI Sponsor. “I commend our CMMI and Quality teams who stayed focused and
disciplined throughout the process and made it happen at the end of the day.
This great achievement will allow Innoflight to continue as a high-performing
organization on its successful trajectory, creating a noticeable competitive

For more information about Innoflight’s CMMI appraisal, visit:


For more than 50 years, ISACA® ( has advanced the best talent, expertise and learning in technology. ISACA equips individuals with knowledge, credentials, education and community to progress their careers and transform their organizations, and enables enterprises to train and build quality teams. ISACA is a global professional association and learning organization that leverages the expertise of its more than 150,000 members who work in information security, governance, assurance, risk and privacy to drive innovation through technology. It has a presence in 188 countries, including more than 220 chapters worldwide. In 2020, ISACA launched One In Tech, a philanthropic foundation that supports IT education and career pathways for under-resourced, under-represented populations.


Innoflight is a Non-traditional Defense Contractor (NDC)
founded in 2005. Innoflight offers
state-of-the-art space avionics, including Communications & Networking
Solutions, Cyber Security Solutions, Processing, Data Storage & Payload
Interface Electronics Solutions, and Bus & Payload Integrated Avionics Solutions.
Our core competency is secure Command, Control, Communications, and Computers
(C4) design through innovative implementation of modern Commercial
Off-The-Shelf (COTS) technology in tandem with common standards and protocols
that produce modular, high performance, yet low Size Weight and Power (SWaP)
systems at competitive prices. Our products are qualified through an Innoflight
rigorous process that includes parts reliability analysis & testing, system
level fault tolerance, and radiation risk mitigation. Our customers include the
U.S. government, prime aerospace contractors and commercial space developers. Web site:

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