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Lawrence, MA, United States, 2012/03/10 - Aeroflex / Metelics, announced that qualification has been granted by the DLA, Land and Maritime for the company’s Transistor products in accordance with MIL-PRF-19500P, Semiconductor Devices for JAN, JANTX and JANTXV quality levels - Aeroflex.com.
Aeroflex / Metelics, a wholly owned subsidiary of Aeroflex Holding Corp. (NYSE: ARX), announced today that qualification has been granted by the Defense Logistics Agency (DLA), Land and Maritime (formerly known as DSCC) for the company’s Transistor products in accordance with MIL-PRF-19500P, Semiconductor Devices for JAN, JANTX and JANTXV quality levels.
NPN Power Transistors
A copy of the Notification of Qualification letter VQE-12-023888 from DLA is available on the company’s website.
“We are very excited to introduce our first JAN-qualified power transistors to the HiRel marketplace,” said Dr. Francis Kwan, Aeroflex / Metelics’ President and General Manager. “Aeroflex will continue to unfurl our strategic product road map and anticipates qualification of additional JAN-JANS diodes, current regulators, transistors and JANKC/JANHC diode chip products in 2012. The continued expansion of Aeroflex / Metelics into the JANS discrete segment is a logical extension of our core semiconductor processing technologies which have been honed for nearly 40 years.”
For inquiries regarding pricing and lead times please contact Pete Ciccarelli, Product Sales Manager, at peter.ciccarelli[.]aeroflex.com.
About Aeroflex / Metelics
Aeroflex / Metelics (aeroflex.com/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.
Aeroflex Holding Corp. (aeroflex.com) 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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