Las Vegas—International Wireless Communications Expo (IWCE 2012)—February 23, 2012—Aeroflex Incorporated, a wholly owned subsidiary of Aeroflex Holding Corp. (NYSE:ARX), announced today a collaboration with Technisonic Industries, Ltd. to provide automated test and alignment capabilities for Type 1 and Type 2 radios on the Aeroflex 3920 Digital Radio Test Set.
The Aeroflex Automated Test and Alignment procedure provides fully automated test and alignment of Technisonic radios without the need for user interaction. This test system ensures consistent and reliable tests and alignment to manufacturer- recommended specifications and to industry standards, ensuring proper interoperability and a uniform standard of performance within the radio’s network technology.
“Technisonic is pleased to work with Aeroflex so that our mutual customers can easily take advantage of their equipment’s automated test and alignment capabilities to support the maintenance and repair of Technisonic radio products,” said Robert Riel, Vice President of Operations, Technisonic Industries, Ltd. “These advanced features will enable Technisonic radio users to return our complex multi-band transceiver back to service in significantly shorter time intervals.”
“Aeroflex is pleased to have the opportunity to provide this unique test technology for Technisonic radios,” said Jeff Gillum, Vice President and General Manager, Aeroflex Wichita. “The 3920 provides an advanced method for repeatable and highly accurate test and alignment for Type 1 and Type 2 radios that requires minimal technical interface. Since the 3920 provides fully automated tests and alignment processes, Technisonic dealers and end users can now utilize their technical resources to provide higher value services.”
Delivery of the Technisonic Type 1 and Type 2 Auto-Test II Option is expected in March 2012. The Aeroflex 3920 has a delivery time of eight weeks upon receipt of order. For more information, contact your local Aeroflex sales office by visiting or calling Aeroflex Sales at (800) 835-2352 or email@example.com.
Aeroflex Incorporated is a leading global provider of high performance microelectronic components and test and measurement equipment used by companies in the space, avionics, defense, commercial wireless communications, medical and other markets.
About Technisonic Industries, Ltd.
Technisonic is a privately owned small business in Mississauga, Ontario specializing in niche market communication equipment. Technisonic is a market leader in the manufacture and supply of airborne FM tactical multi-band transceivers used in special mission rotor and fixed wing aircraft. Our airborne FM equipment is tailored to provide our users with an optimal price-performance mix which combined with our highly responsive service policy results in the best value to our customers. Technisonic provides a complete line of VHF/UHF/700/800 configurable multi-band transceivers that meet APCO 25 requirements for the Public Safety market. All product design and manufacturing is done at our North American facility.
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