ANDOVER, Mass. — Mercury Systems Inc. has received a $9.8 million follow-on order from a leading defense prime contractor for advanced subsystems with integrated radio frequency and digital microelectronics for a naval electronic warfare (EW) application, the company announced in a release. The order was booked in the company’s fiscal 2019 second quarter and is expected to be shipped over the next several quarters.
Mercury Systems is a pioneer in high-performance, modular, open-system architectures integrating mixed-signal processing technologies for the most demanding electronic warfare applications. The company offers a complete portfolio of electronic warfare building blocks including OpenVPX microwave transceivers, field programmable gate array-based intermediate frequency and direct conversion solutions, and clock generation and distribution modules. Through adherence to the OpenVPX standard, these products support rapid development of front-end digitization and real-time processing technologies for next-generation EW systems.
“This prominent order further reaffirms Mercury’s leadership position in the design and manufacturing of affordable, high-performance microelectronics delivering a strategic and tactical advantage to our nation’s warfighters operating in harsh and unpredictable electromagnetic environments,” said Neal Austin, vice president and general manager of Mercury’s Embedded Sensor Processing group.