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Pueblo West, CO, United States, 2010/01/29 - Four executives from Boeing flew to Colorado and personally thanked GPS Source for their demonstrated technical competence, attention to detail, ability to adapt to a dynamic environment and commitment to teamwork.
Boeing has recognized GPS Source, Inc. for their dedication and commitment to meet customer expectations by delivering a fully qualified GPS RS (Retransmission System) for the Boeing C-17 program per the contractual schedule. The GPS RS is a new and complex C-17 capability requiring full scale design, development, hardware/software aircraft integration and qualification. It will enable an end user to perform Joint Precision Airdrop Missions (JPADS) with greater ease and reliability.
Boeing said it was extraordinary accomplishment for a new supplier (GPS Source) to meet Boeing's goals. Four executives from Boeing flew to Colorado and personally thanked GPS Source for their demonstrated technical competence, attention to detail, ability to adapt to a dynamic environment and commitment to teamwork.
Robert Horton, CEO of GPS Source, said "I was honored by Boeing's visit and their recognition of GPS Source's efforts. Our success with the Boeing C-17 GPS RS Program can be directly attributed to the dedicated professionals working here GPS Source. They made it possible for us to meet Boeing's EMI (Electromagnetic Interference) and Environmental Qualification testing on our first try. Their remarkable work ethic and self-sacrifice helped make this honor possible." Mr. Horton went on to say that "GPS Source employees have consistently surpassed my expectations, producing outstanding results."
About GPS Source, Inc.
Founded in 2000, GPS Source, Inc. (gpssource.com) is a global leader in design, development and manufacturing of leading edge solutions that bring GPS inside for telecommunications, defense, aerospace, automotive and industrial markets. The “GPS Live Inside” product line ensures GPS signal availability inside. GPS Source, Inc. is veteran owned, AS9100 certified company.
Boeing is the world's leading aerospace company and the largest manufacturer of commercial jetliners and military aircraft combined. The company also provides numerous military and commercial airline support services. Boeing has customers in more than 90 countries around the world and is one of the largest U.S. exporters in terms of sales.