Mercury Receives $3.4M Custom Microelectronics Orders for Precision Guided Munitions App
Mercury Systems Inc. announced it received $3.4 million in follow-on orders from a leading defense prime contractor for custom high-performance microelectronics integrated into the guidance, navigation and control system of a precision guided munitions application. The orders were booked in the company’s fiscal 2018 second quarter and are expected to be shipped over the next several quarters.
The company’s portfolio of digital microelectronics solutions include BuiltSecure™ high-density secure memory, secure solid-state drives, GPS selective availability anti-spoofing modules (SAASM) and highly customized, purpose-built microelectronics. Delivering best-in-class size, weight and power savings, all of the Company’s digital microelectronics are designed and manufactured in a Defense Microelectronics Activity (DMEA)-trusted facility in Phoenix, Ariz.
“Mercury Systems is honored to play a preeminent role as a trusted long-term supplier of SWaP-optimized microelectronics powering our nation’s most innovative weapons programs,” said Iain Mackie, vice president and general manager of Mercury’s Microelectronic Secure Solutions group. “Receiving this order reaffirms Mercury’s steadfast commitment to leverage its Advanced Microelectronics Centers to deliver affordable, high-performance microelectronics critical to our nation’s military infrastructure.”