Richardson RFPD Inc. announced that it has received a 2012 Boeing Performance Excellence Award. The Boeing Co. issues the award annually to recognize suppliers who have achieved superior performance. Richardson RFPD maintained a Silver composite performance rating for each month of the 12-month performance period, from October 1, 2011 to September 30, 2012.

This year, Boeing recognized 594 suppliers who achieved either a Gold or Silver level Boeing Performance Excellence Award. Richardson RFPD is one of only 441 suppliers to receive the Silver level of recognition.

"We are proud to be recognized by a customer as prestigious as The Boeing Company for superior supplier performance," said Greg Peloquin, President, Richardson RFPD. "Richardson RFPD takes great pride in working alongside our customers to provide support, products and solutions for their design visions, and the Boeing Performance Excellence Award further motivates us to continue striving for operational excellence in all facets of our global business."

Richardson RFPD offers a wide range of military-qualified RF, microwave, interconnect and power conversion products for the Aerospace & Defense (A&D) industry. In addition to QPL, MIL-STD products, many commercial-off-the-shelf (COTS) products can be made available with the additional screening, special handling, or quality assurance testing required for A&D applications. Hermetic packaging options, extended temperature ranges, military standard (MIL-STD) reliability testing, screening for radiation-hardened (rad-hard) capabilities, and other engineering support services make Richardson RFPD's COTS components and board-level products ideal for this demanding market.

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