Tag: Aerospace

Electronic Parts Inventory Excess impact Warehousing costs

If you are involved in EMS manufacturing Industry, you can end up with excess inventory for many reasons: Program schedule imposes Advanced procurements although production department BOM (Bill of Material) not yet frozen or wrong estimation of how many finished products could have been actually sell to market. Obsolescence and/or End of Life issues could…
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Export Control Classification and Regulation

Export Control Classification Number (ECCN) and Export Administration Regulation (EAR99) Most of the products, services, and technologies that fall within the scope of the Export Administration Regulations (EAR) are not specifically controlled for export, and are given the classification of EAR99. They fall under U.S. Department of Commerce jurisdiction and are not listed on the Commerce Control List…
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Quality Levels for Hi-Rel EEE Parts

This page gives Electronic designers and Parts Engineers the confidence in their designs for applications such as personal electronics, automobiles, avionics systems, munitions and satellites. Supporting these applications requires different levels of quality and reliability provided through: Commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) products. The Automotive Electronics Council (AEC)-Q100 automotive standard. Enhanced Products (ruggedized COTS and the Aerospace…
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Electronic Components Shortage Market impact

The COVID-19 pandemic has driven the Electronic Components shortage with severely Supply chain disrupted. The continue impact to global freight and logistics for longer Lead Times and Material Costs increased to supply chains remains a critical issue. Defense, Military and Aerospace sectors are faced with increases due to an upward trend in raw materials pricing…
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UMS e-News updates

United Monolithic Semiconductors (UMS) European leader in offering RF MMIC – Monolithic Microwave Integrated Circuit (GaAs, GaN, SiGe technologies) products and foundry services for Defence, Space, Telecom, Automotive, Radar and Industrial sectors announced the following News: Products A new powerful GaN X-band HPA New LNA with Variable Gain Control, the CHA2352-98F CHA7060-QAB, a new GaN…
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COTS Components in Space Systems: Benefits and Risks

Usage of COTS (Commercial Off The Shelf) or PEM / PED (Plastic Encapsulated Microcircuits) of Electronic parts in High Reliability applications offers many benefits: Cost advantage for large volumes or low reliability/low Radiation application where risks might be taken. Performance advantage if the performance is not obtainable by classical High-Reliability components Shorter lead times but…
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Counterfeits in the Electrical and Electronic systems

Counterfeiting in the Electrical and Electronic systems supply chain continues to be a major problem that affects all companies! Sales of counterfeit electronic parts have increased dramatically in recent years. This increase has resulted in steep industry costs, including the costs of mitigating counterfeiting risks, replacing failed parts, lost sales, and diminished brands and business…
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Teledyne e2V – HiRel Semiconductor Products Overview

Teledyne e2v HiRel offers high-performance, high-reliability semiconductor solutions which address the critical functions of the complete signal chain. With a range of products and package solutions, we cater to civil aerospace, industrial, medical, military, scientific and space applications. High reliability, or hi-rel, semiconductors have always been a difficult and specialized end of the chip market.…
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VPT Components – JAN Certified Semiconductors

VPT Components is one of the Largest Providers of JAN Certified Semiconductors and Provide Full-Service Independent Unbiased Testing and Custom Assembly of Electronic Components VPT Components was formed as a collaboration between VPT Inc., a global leader in power conversion solutions, and SST Components, Inc., a MIL-PRF-19500 JANS certified semiconductor manufacturer. VPT Components is now…
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