Millitech Inc., a Smiths Microwave business and leader in the design and manufacturing of millimeter wave products, has been named “2013 Supplier of the Year” by Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems in the Special Recognition category.

“Being selected ’Supplier of the year’ is a very significant recognition for our team” said Millitech President Kent Whitney. “We appreciate the long standing business relationship we have with Northrop Grumman and thank their team for all the help and support in achieving this level of performance.”

In its citation, Northrop Grumman recognized Millitech for going “above and beyond in its efforts to help deliver the highest quality product to our customers. Your team has shown unwavering commitment to affordability, responsiveness, and innovation excellence in delivering value to Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems.”