Award reflects company's name change and rapidly expanding
footprint in the Space market sector
Shipley, UK – May 26, 2017 –
Teledyne Defence & Space, a business
unit of Teledyne Microwave Solutions,
announced today that it has been selected to manufacture over 5,000
Filters and Diplexers to support a space payload application for a large satellite
In recognition of the company's expanding portfolio of space-based products and capabilities, last
year the former Teledyne Defence changed its corporate name to Teledyne Defence & Space (TDS). This
new contract award underscores the commitment TDS is bringing to space market expansion beyond its historical
focus on defence markets.
Under terms of the award, TDS will provide Filters and Diplexers for space payloads.
"We are of course thrilled to be in a position to be selected as the first choice to fulfill the
large and demanding production requirements of this program," said Ian Skiggs, General Manager of Teledyne
Defence & Space. "For the past year TDS has been investing heavily in both capital projects
and staffing to meet and exceed the expectations of our space-based customers. Internally, our ability
to bulk-produce complex filters, Diplexers, channelisers and more at the most competitive pricing has
been key to our growing success in the space market."
Teledyne Defence & Space is an established world leader in the design and development of microwave/RF
components and subsystems, including channelisers/converters, filters, Diplexers, digital electronic
sensors and arrays and other advanced technologies. It is known for its agile design and manufacturing
processes and specialist expertise in electronic warfare and other space, military, and commercial,
About Teledyne Microwave Solutions
Teledyne Microwave Solutions (TMS), your single source for microwave electronics, delivers the world's
most advanced microwave technologies for the most demanding aerospace, military, commercial, and industrial
applications. Forged from the consolidation of seven leading microwave companies, TMS leverages
its expansive R&D capabilities to research, design, develop, and manufacture products from RF through
220 GHz. www.teledynemicrowave.com.
TMS is a business unit of Teledyne Technologies, Inc., a leading provider of sophisticated instrumentation,
digital imaging products and software, aerospace and defense electronics, and engineered systems.
Director of Marketing
Teledyne Microwave Solutions
Posted May 29, 2017