San Jose, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Endwave Corporation (Nasdaq:ENWV), a leading provider of high-frequency RF modules for telecommunications networks, defense electronics and homeland security systems, today announced the award of an 18-month production contract from The Boeing Company to supply broadband frequency converters used in the modernization of the United States Air Force's Airborne Warning and Control System (AWACS) 3035 system. AWACS provides survivable airborne surveillance, command, control and communications functions and early warning detection and tracking of low-level targets at extended ranges over land and water.
"This production contract from Boeing is another important and exciting win for Endwave in the defense electronics market," said Ed Keible, Endwave's President and Chief Executive Officer. "For several years we've invested aggressively in our defense business, including several ongoing programs for Boeing, and we are excited to see this investment paying off in the form of long-term production contracts such as this."
Endwave Corporation designs, manufactures and markets RF modules that enable the transmission, reception and processing of high-frequency signals in telecommunications networks, defense electronics and homeland security systems. These RF modules include high-frequency integrated transceivers, amplifiers, synthesizers, oscillators, up and down converters, frequency multipliers and microwave switch arrays. Endwave has 43 issued patents covering its core technologies including semiconductor and proprietary circuit designs. Endwave Corporation is headquartered in San Jose, CA, with operations in Diamond Springs, CA; El Dorado Hills, CA; Andover, MA; and Chiang Mai, Thailand. Additional information about the Company can be accessed from the Company's web site at www.endwave.com.
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