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Sunnyvale, CA, United States, 2012/05/18 - Aeroflex / Metelics was named by Rockwell Collins as their Semiconductor Supplier of the year for 2012. The award was presented by Kevin Myers, vice president, Material and Supply at their annual supplier conference in Cedar Rapid, Iowa - Aeroflex.com.
The Semiconductor Supplier of the Year award is an acknowledgement of significant contributions made during the year by suppliers and is based on quality, delivery, total cost of ownership, lead time and customer service.
“We are honored to receive the Rockwell Collins award for the second time,” said Francis Kwan, President, Aeroflex / Metelics. “Aeroflex/Metelics offers a unique value proposition to our customers as demonstrated by the recent introduction of the Non Linear Transmission Line Comb Generator as well as honoring legacy support which we refer to as Product Assurance LifelineTM committing product support to our customers as they define it. This focus on both leading edge RF & MW technologies coupled with best in the industry customer support enables Aeroflex/Metelics to enjoy a unique position in the industry. We look forward to many more years of collaboration with Rockwell Collins.”
Aeroflex was awarded Rockwell’s Discrete Semiconductor Commodity Supplier of the year in 2009.
About Aeroflex / Metelics
Aeroflex / Metelics is a designer and manufacturer of a comprehensive line of RF/Microwave semiconductor devices and components such as silicon (Si) and gallium arsenide (GaAs) diodes, germanium tunnel diodes, HBT amplifiers, resistors, inductors, capacitors, switches, and integrated devices. Products are available in wafer, chip and packaged form and fit a variety of commercial, military, and high reliability (hi-rel) communications, electronic warfare (EW) and radar applications. Additional information concerning Aeroflex / Metelics can be found on the company's website.
Aeroflex Holding Corp. is a leading global provider of high performance microelectronic components and test and measurement equipment used by companies in the space, avionics, defense, commercial wireless communications, medical and other markets.
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