Mercury Systems Inc. announced it received a $6 million follow-on order from a leading defense prime contractor for precision-engineered RF microelectronics for an advanced airborne electronic warfare (EW) application. The order was booked in the company’s fiscal 2019 second quarter and is expected to be shipped over the next several quarters.

Mercury Systems is a leading commercial supplier of affordable RF and microwave solutions for electronic warfare, radar and weapons applications. With advanced state-of-the-art modeling tools, the company’s advanced miniaturization and ruggedization capabilities are uniquely positioned to address the needs of SWaP-constrained military applications while delivering the highest of levels of performance and reliability to the U.S. warfighter.

“While our adversaries seek to exploit the electromagnetic spectrum against us, we are steadfastly committed to delivering high-performance microelectronics solutions successfully countering these threats,” said Kevin Beals, vice president and general manager of Mercury’s RF and Microwave group. “We are honored to support our valued defense prime contractor customers and the U.S. warfighter with long-term supply continuity of affordable RF microelectronics designed and manufactured in our scalable Advanced Microelectronics Centers.”