( PLAINVIEW, N.Y., August 9, 2006 ) - Aeroflex Incorporated (Nasdaq Symbol: ARXX), announced today that it has received a $5 million order for High-Reliability ASICs (Application Specific Integrated Circuits) and Standard Data Communication Products. The products will be used for a major military subcontractor's jet engine, flight and cabin environmental controls. Initial deliveries will commence this quarter and are expected to be completed by January 2010.
"We are very pleased to have received this strategic award to support this prominent military subcontractor," said John Buyko, President, Aeroflex Microelectronic Solutions. "The order is part of $15M in awards from this customer in the past sixteen months. Aeroflex has a long history of supplying High-Reliability and radiation-hardened ASICs and integrated circuits to the aerospace, satellite and defense community.
"Aeroflex provides products specifically designed for military and commercial avionic applications such as high-temperature engines, environmental cabin control, and data communications," continued Mr. Buyko. "As a fab-independent supplier, we offer customers the benefits of our multiple foundry partners, coupled with state-of-the-art design and technology processes."