The mission of the 9th Space Operations Squadron is to provide the Commander, Joint Functional Component Command for Space, real-time battlespace awareness and command and control of assigned and attached space forces.www.af.mil
A. E. Petsche Company is widely recognized as the leading supplier of high-performance interconnect products and services to the aerospace and defense industries. Their team includes more than 200 employees worldwide across 21 locations in 8 countries. They leverage the world’s leading manufacturers and latest technologies to provide both standard and customized solutions for your application. Whether it’s for the military, commercial aviation, shipbuilding or yet-imagined industry, they help customers innovate by working together to anticipate their needs today and five years out.
Advanced Test Equipment Rentals (ATEC) supplies complete testing solutions for EMC, electrical, power quality, environmental and similar testing applications for the defense, aerospace, telecom and many other industries. Celebrating over 30 years in business, ATEC has been providing its customers with the latest testing equipment for rent from all the leading manufactures.
AEM, Inc. is an award-winning high-tech company with its leading technologies in proprietary materials, patented processes, and specialty equipment for the manufacturing of high reliability electronic components providing solutions that continue to set the standard for quality, value and performance. AEM provides products and services to aerospace, defense and other "Hi-Rel" industries that require the highest quality level for circuit protection, EMI signal filtering, and tin/lead conversion applications.
A Limited Company created in 1999, Algo’Tech develops a range of software in the field of electrical diagram design dedicated to professionals in the industrial and tertiary sector.
AeroDesk is Algo’Tech’s solution for the design of embedded wiring diagrams. This specific module answers accurately the constraints of this profession. AeroDeck is ergonomic, totally configurable, highly effective and efficient. Wiring lists are extracted automatically from your wiring diagram. Harness design can be realized with real intelligence assigned to management of locations, cables and strands. Associated with ScanBuilder, they represent the only tools allowing the retrofits directly from paper diagrams.
Alliance Spacesystems is a premier manufacturer and designer of composite structures for spacecraft and other high tech applications where high strength to weight ratios, superior stiffness and dimensional stability are key requirements. We offer a full suite of manufacturing, manufacturing engineering, and testing in our state of the art facility.
AWC is a specialty manufacturer and distributor of electrical wire and cable products with 25 years of experience in the Aerospace industry. Whether you need a standard aerospace cable, a hard-to-find part, or a custom-made cable, they have you covered.
What sets AWC apart? $50 Million on-site inventory including M17 and Low Loss Coax, M5086, M16878, M22759, M27500, M81044, Boeing BMS cables, light-weight data cables, in-flight entertainment cables, tinned copper braids, heat shrink tubing and more; value-added services like cut & strip, printing, VMI, and more; with locations across the country, they offer 2-day shipping anywhere in the continental US.
Apollo designs and manufactures standard and custom waveguide components and subsystems for satellite and wireless communication systems. For aerospace, defense, or commercial applications, they provide solutions for low or high power, from 1 to 60 GHz. Established in 1980, Apollo is AS9100 and ISO9001 certified, and has over 200 employees operating in a world class, 60,0002 ft facility comprising state of the art design, manufacturing, and testing equipment. Apollo provides waveguide components for satellite test setups, and has been qualified to provide waveguide for space applications. Apollo is certified under the Controlled Goods Program and approved for ITAR related projects.
APV Manufacturing & Engineering, established in 1977 and located in Southern California, is a small minority, veteran owned business enterprise. Facilities consist of 23,000 square feet of manufacturing under one roof. APV specializes in structural fabrication and assemblies, precision CNC and conventional machining and turning, mechanical ground support equipment, MRO services, NADCAP certified welding, special tools and fixtures, electronic integration, electrical wire harness and cable assemblies, tooling, and jigs. APV is also a FAA Repair Station, certification #V32R140Y.
AR Tech, a division of A&R Tarpaulins, Inc., is a small, minority woman owned, AS 9100 Rev C business enterprise located in Fontana, California. AR Tech specializes in custom manufacturing products which are either totally or primarily made of fabric. AR Tech’s technical aerospace products and services include EMI & RFI shielding, High temperature insulation blankets, Multi/Single layer blankets, Acoustic blankets, Ceramic fabric high temperature protection, Ground support systems such as Clean room enclosures, Protection covers, Fabric ducts, and Safety barriers, and many other fabric requirements.
Arc-Tronics Inc. is a full-service Electronic Manufacturing Services (EMS) provider for turnkey products in printed circuit board assembly, cable/harness assembly, and complete box build or higher level integration. The company is ISO 9001:2008, ISO 13485:2003, and AS9100 Rev. C certified. Arc-Tronics is also an ITAR registered company. Located in Elk Grove Village, IL, Arc-Tronics has been serving the electronic manufacturing services industry since 1972. They offer comprehensive and advanced capabilities to OEMs looking for expert service and support.
ASC Process Systems is the world’s leading manufacturer of autoclaves and ovens for the aerospace, composites, nuclear, and glass industries. In business since 1988, it is the recognized leader in autoclave and control system technology.
ASC Process Systems’ complete product line includes composite autoclaves, glass-laminating autoclaves, concrete autoclaves, large composite ovens, and CPC control systems for autoclaves and ovens.
ATK is an aerospace, defense, and commercial products company specializing in small and micro-satellites; satellite components and subsystems; lightweight space deployable and solar arrays; low-cost, quick to market launch solutions; flares and decoys; and energetic materials and related technologies. It is also the world's top producer of solid rocket propulsion systems with extensive experience supporting human and space payload missions, and a leading supplier of lightweight and reliable composite aircraft structures. ATK has operations in 22 states, Puerto Rico, and internationally, and revenues of approximately $4.8 billion. Find news and information at www.atk.com. Follow them on Twitter at http://twitter.com/ATKRocketNews.
ATT Metrology Services, a Washington corporation, is a world class provider of precision measurement and equipment leasing services, utilizing the most advanced three-dimensional measurement equipment and software available.
ATT Metrology Services was established in 1988 as a provider of fabrication and inspection services to aircraft manufacturers, and has rapidly grown to be a premier provider of laser scanning as well as laser tracker, photogrammetry, PCMM and total station systems and services throughout the world.
Their technicians are highly skilled in the latest techniques of three-dimensional measurements and have a wealth of experience working with major manufacturers fabricating, inspecting, reverse engineering and developing the most advanced vehicles, aircraft, communication systems and facilities in the world.
Aurora Software and Testing specializes in the development of CAD tools for the analysis, synthesis and design of passive microwave components.
The software tools implemented by the company are based on advanced numerical algorithms for electromagnetic analysis, with high excellence in synthesis methods and prediction of high power discharge effects for space applications, such as Corona and Multipacting.
Also, thanks to the know-how acquired over the years by the highly qualified staff of the company, Aurorasat offers consulting services to its customers in the design of passive microwave components with special emphasis on high power effects.
Av-DEC is a technical design and manufacturing company in Fort Worth, Texas serving customers worldwide. Founded by engineers, Av-DEC is highly focused on corrosion prevention in the aerospace industry.
Av-DEC has products that are currently in use solving a wide variety of corrosion problems with non-hazardous polyurethane based products on commercial and military aircraft. Their products are accepted and approved by major OEM’s, major airlines, regional airlines, bizjets, general aviation, helicopter operators and various branches of the military (US and foreign).
Specific areas of focus for corrosion prevention:
· Aircraft to antenna mating surfaces
· Aircraft structural areas
· Wire harness & interconnects
AML has identified that the need to carry cables to charge your PED is over. Wireless charger pads are now available from Aviation Modification Leaders (AML). Just lay your PED on top of the pad and it charges via L&P Helios inductive wireless charging technology (complies with Qi standards, and operates off 28 V DC). The aviation STC allows cabin installation only, such as embedded in conference tables or side rail. Other versions will be available soon. Boeing, Bombardier, Diamond and PC-12 and 24 are already negotiating installation rights. Home, Office and Auto units will be offered soon.
Axiom Test Equipment is your source for pre-owned electronic test and measurement equipment. With more than 25 years’ experience in the T&M marketplace, Axiom offers rentals, used sales, repair, and purchase of your surplus equipment. Its inventory of electronic test and measurement equipment is broad enough to support requirements of currently manufactured products, as well as those that are still needed, but no longer in production. Save as much as 95% off original MRSP.
All equipment is thoroughly checked prior to shipment and has 6-month warranty to protect your equipment investment.
Axon’ Cable designs and manufactures wires, cables, cable assemblies and connectors for high tech markets including space, aeronautics, medical, automotive, research, etc. The company is involved in various space and aeronautics programs (satellites, launchers, ISS, military and civil aircraft) and offers products including MIL-STD-1553 data bus cables, couplers and connectors, custom designed wires, cables and harnesses, high data rate links for on-board electronics, bus bars for power distribution, aluminium round cables, Micro-D connectors and custom designed interconnects.
The Barden Corporation specialises in design and manufacture of super precision ball bearings for safety-critical applications in a broad range of sectors, including aerospace, defence, medical & dental equipment and nuclear power.
Barden offers a standard catalogue of bearings, all of which can meet, and usually exceed, ISO P2 (ABEC 9) standards. The company also provides bespoke design and manufacturing services.
Their extensive experience and creative approach to bearing development enables Barden engineers to conceive ‘perfect-fit’ solutions to meet their customers precise performance criteria.
Barden USA is supported by sister plant Barden UK, and is a member of the Schaeffler Group, a world leader in bearing technologies and automotive components.
Bartington Instruments designs and manufactures high precision, low noise fluxgate magnetometers for applications in science, research, exploration and defence. Their Spacemag three-axis fluxgate magnetometer has been shock- and vibration-tested to NASA-STD-7001 for space launch, and its vacuum compatible components are specified for 100kRad. The configuration is flexible so that it can be adapted to suit different types of spacecraft and missions. It can be used as a spacecraft attitude sensor and for geomagnetic field mapping.
Baughn Engineering, founded in 1990, provides design, analysis, and manufacturing of vibration test fixtures and related test equipment to vibration test laboratories throughout the world.
BE’s staff members have been involved in the development of custom vibration test equipment as early as 1966.
In addition to custom magnesium vibration fixtures, BE also offers a complete line of standard products including, head expanders, cube fixtures, slip tables, bearing systems, etc. BE’s unique products include original systems such as, the “Verti-Line” bearing guided head expanders, “Multi-Line” simultaneous 3-axis test systems, “MonoBase” slip table systems, The patented “Stacker” PC board fixtures, and others.
Boeing Technology Services (BTS) is the point of access to more than 500 testing facilities across the United States. BTS contracts with companies, educational institutions, and government organizations for use of Boeing laboratory facilities. BTS Business Development Managers work to match requirements in testing, evaluation, measurement, calibration and certification to the appropriate resource, equipment and technical support.
To join the many companies using testing resources available at The Boeing Company, contact the Boeing Technology Services Marketing Manager at 206-662-1478, or email us for more information about our test capabilities at www.boeing.com/bts
California Lasers Inc. provides sub-contract laser, electron beam, waterjet, and 3D rapid prototyping to the rapidly growing medical, aerospace, and semiconductor industries. CLI is a one-stop source for all your high tech needs. CLI prides itself in having the most up-to-date equipment along with highly skilled and knowledgeable personnel to process your parts fast and right the first time.
Its facility houses fully automated lasers, electron beam, and water jet equipment. It can process small run jobs of a few parts, up to full blown production of thousands of parts per hour.
California Lasers Inc. is unsurpassed in its commitment to provide its customers with the highest quality laser, electron beam, and waterjet service and strives to be the single source for all your welding and cutting needs.
Cascade TEK’s thermal hi-vac ovens are an affordable solution for bake-outs, decontamination and thermal vacuum requirements, built to execute your process with the most appropriate pumps, controls and datalogging configurations. Outgas monitoring is possible with a residual gas analyzer or TQCM. Remote process and system monitoring for T-Vac ovens in clean rooms is also available from Cascade TEK.
Cascade TEK’s thermal hi-vac ovens can achieve ranges to 10-7 torr and temperatures of -100°C to +220°C. Standard sizes are 10 cubic ft and a 2 cubic ft benchtop for smaller baking out smaller components. On-site installation and training is available. Made in the USA.
CeramOptec Industries is a worldwide leader in the production of specialty optical fiber, fiber bundles, assemblies and spectroscopic fiber accessories. CeramOptec produces stock and custom silica/silica, non-circular core silica, plastic-clad silica, hard polymer-clad silica, silver halide optical fibers, fiber tapers, capillary tubing and bundles and assemblies for UV, VIS, and IR transmission. Products for high (+380C) or low (-190C) temperature and fused end bundles for use to (+600C), low to high NA (0.12 to 0.53) in core sizes from 25 to 2000 microns. All products produced to customer specifications at competitive prices.
Cicon Engineering is a contract manufacturer, specializing in wire harness and cable harness assemblies for the military and aerospace industries.
Established in 1988, Cicon Engineering is AS9100 certified and ITAR compliant. In 25 years, Cicon has grown to 3 locations in the San Fernando Valley, with over 200 employees. In-house resources include an environmentally controlled clean room to class 100,000, an x-ray machine, and prohibited material scanning, among many other capabilities.
Cicon Engineering is committed to total customer satisfaction through quality, partnership, and dedication. It recognizes the need to become an extension of the customer’s production capabilities in order to provide the highest level of service.
Cirris Systems is a worldwide leader in cable and harness test equipment. They manufacture and customize their trademark Easy-wire and Signature lines of cable & harness analyzers. At Space Tech Expo and Aerospace Electrical Systems Expo Cirris will be showcasing the versatility of the CH2 and Easy Touch high voltage analyzers and their features. They offer test systems from 128 to 32,000 total test points and voltages up to 2000 VDC and 1500 VAC. Cirris has provided over 20 years of manufacturing and customizing experience; with solutions for almost any level of government and aerospace contract manufacturing specifications.
Since 1953 Columbia Research Laboratories, Inc. has been a leading manufacturer of sensors for use in aerospace, military and industrial markets, including but not limited to force balance inertial-grade accelerometers & inclinometers, piezoelectric accelerometers, vibration/temperature transmitter, and dynamic pressure sensors, strain gage aircraft mainframe fatigue sensors, precision linear variable differential transducers, assorted signal conditioning instrumentation and fiber optic sensors. They provide customers with the highest quality products, timely delivery and reasonable pricing.
The Commercial Spaceflight Federation, based in Washington, D.C., is the industry association of leading businesses and organizations working to make commercial spaceflight a reality. The mission of the CSF is to promote the development of commercial spaceflight, pursue higher levels of safety, and share best practices and expertise throughout the industry. Over 45 businesses and organizations are currently members of the federation. Executive members include commercial spaceflight developers, operators, and spaceports. Associate members include suppliers supporting commercial spaceflight, such as providers of mission support services, training services, or system components, as well as other companies and nonprofits active in commercial spaceflight.
COTSWORKS, LLC is a manufacturer of rugged optical components for harsh environments. Founded in 2006, COTSWORKS provides transceivers, cables, and integration services to companies in the commercial aerospace, military, oil and gas, and other industrial markets. The company operates out of headquarters in northeast Ohio with approximately 15,000 square feet of secure and environmentally monitored space. ISO 9001 registered, ATEX-certified, and focused on quality design, manufacture, and customer support, COTSWORKS services the avionics and rugged electronics network communication needs of today and tomorrow.
Crane Aerospace & Electronics is a global leader in providing power conversion products for the aerospace, space and defense markets. Under its Interpoint™, Keltec® and ELDEC® brand names, Crane pioneered the introduction of standard DC-DC converters, high voltage traveling wave tube power supplies and DAL. A compliant flight controls power for large commercial aircraft. Since 1957, Crane has continued to provide innovative solutions with highly efficient (98%) and low harmonic distortion ATRUs, space qualified DC-DC converters and high power DC-DC converters for AESA radar applications. See the full range of power conversion products and let Crane help you configure the ideal power conversion solution for your application on its website.
Crestwood Technology Group maintains one of the largest, most diverse inventories of common as well as hard‑to‑find and obsolete parts, including electronic and electromechanical components, commercial and military aircraft parts, hardware and much more. CTG’s expert Quality Control and Counterfeit Avoidance Program is unrivaled in the industry. With the highest standards and widest range of parts, CTG is the supplier that buyers depend on for quality assurance and critical procurement.
Da/Pro Rubber is the leading manufacturer of custom molded rubber, plastic and TPE components. They work hand-in-hand with their customers to manufacture precision molded elastomer products while providing the best in customer service and technical assistance. Da/Pro offers complete in-house capabilities including manufacturability assistance, compound development, laboratory testing, mold construction, sub-assembly, deflashing, chlorination, overmolding, full service quality assurance and a class 10,000 clean room. Their services include injection, compression, & transfer molding. Da/Pro Rubber has ISO 9001:2008 certified facilities in California, Massachusetts, Oklahoma (2), and Singapore. Whatever you create, Da/Pro Rubber have the capability, knowledge and experience to be your molding partner.
DMC is a leading manufacturer of mil-qualified crimp termination tools, wiring system maintenance kits and insertion/removal tools. DMC also supplies backshell assembly tools and ALPHATRON crimp pull testers. Their products have been used on virtually every defense system, aircraft program, land or sea going transport system, space exploration program, and in many other types of manufacturing and support activities.
DMC's products include, but are not limited to: manual, battery powered, pneumatic, electric, and hydraulic crimping tools, backshell & accessory torque tools, contact insertion & removal tools, EMI/RFI shielding band tools, Alphatron® wire crimp pull testers. Fiber optic cleave tools, Safe-T-Cable™ & Safe-T-Cable™ tools, wire strip & prep tools, and aircraft maintenance support tool kits.
DIT-MCO International test systems detect faults in wire harnesses and control assemblies using high voltage/high current providing the highest level of fault detection. Find open circuits, shorts, leakage between wires, faulty components and other faults. The systems operate in a variety of environments from manufacturing to maintenance depots. DIT-MCO test systems are used extensively in the aerospace and military product industry and they set the standard for wire integrity testing.
Diversified Technical Systems is the leading manufacturer of data acquisition systems and sensors for dynamic testing and human injury assessment. DTS specializes in advanced measurement solutions that require extremely small, rugged, high speed data recorders and sensors. For over 21 years, DTS systems have been at the forefront of automotive, aerospace, biomechanics, in-dummy and blast testing worldwide. Key features include: sampling rates up to 100 ksps/channel, 10000 g shock ratings and standalone data recorders small enough to fit in the palm of your hand.
DONGLING Technologies is a top supplier of environmental and reliability testing solutions. Relying on extraordinary quality & innovation, DONGLING has created its reputation as a leading supplier in the global market. The product portfolio includes their Vibration test system, Shock / bump test system, Constant Acceleration Centrifuge, Drop Test System, Swing / transportation simulation test system, Measuring Instruments and 3rd party testing services.
Ducommun is a leading provider of innovative engineering, test and assembly solutions for the defense, aerospace and industrial markets. Their broad capabilities include value-added services such as prototyping, supply chain solutions and program management.
Ducommun has an extensive heritage of custom solutions and offers a broad range of RF products covering DC to 110 GHz, including Hi-Rel coaxial switches, millimeter wave components/assemblies, high-performance motors, resolvers and custom integrated assemblies for communications link applications, satellites, launch vehicles and space exploration vehicles. Their space-qualified products are used in applications where electrical performance, weight, size and reliability are mission critical.
Built on Dun & Bradstreet Inc.'s ("D&B") heritage of providing business information to customers, Dun & Bradstreet Credibility Corp. was founded in 2010 when assets from D&B, the world's leading source of commercial insight on businesses, merged with those of Credibility Solutions to form a new company.
Dun & Bradstreet Credibility Corp. provides the only real business credit monitoring solution available to companies looking to monitor and impact their own business credit profile. Their leading credit monitoring products are used by hundreds of thousands of companies interested in helping protect their business reputation. Dun & Bradstreet Credibility Corp. additionally offers D&B solutions, which help businesses gauge their potential business risk by tracking the credit and creditworthiness of the companies with which they do business.
DUNMORE Corporation is a global leader of engineered coated and laminated films and tapes. They offer film conversion services such as coating, metallizing and laminating along with contract film manufacturing. DUNMORE produces coated, metallized and laminated films, foils and tapes for the aerospace, photovoltaic, graphic arts, packaging, insulation, surfacing and fashion industries. They are a privately held, ISO 9001:2008 and OSHA VPP Star certified company.
Dynamic Coatings, Inc. is a full-service floor and wall coatings, concrete restoration contractor for the space tech & aviation industries. Some of its products include urethanes, MMA, epoxies, sealants, underlayments, moisture mitigation, water proofing, polished/stained/sealed concrete and more. Some features included in its products are: USDA/FDA compliant, chemical resistant, antimicrobial, rapid-curing (1 hr.), non-skid, and water-resistant. Dynamic Coatings provides services such as: surface preparation, joint and crack repair, drain installation, wall caulking, cove base, sloping, moisture control, underlayments, and safety lines. With over 27 years’ experience, and a complete line of product and surface preparation equipment, Dynamic Coatings is ready for your next project..
Established in 1981, Dynamic Fabrication Inc (DFI) specializes in providing high-quality, close-tolerance fabrication, certified welding, precision machining, prototype, R&D, rocket, satellite, and missile components. A few examples: tooling, fixtures, jigs, GSE, oxygen fuel tanks, manifolds, ducts, chambers, all in different alloys. Quick turnaround, same-day quotes, parts in days.
The El Camino College Business Training Center (BTC) is one of the largest community college-based economic development programs in the state. The BTC is dedicated to serving California’s advanced technology companies with innovative solutions that are unique and customized through the Center for Applied Competitive Technologies (CACT) and Center for Customized Training (CCT). The BTC is staffed with experts dedicated to assisting manufacturers with operational improvement and technology solutions designed to optimize productivity, maximizing employee performance, achieving profitable results, and improving quality. Many of the costs associated with training can be offset for qualified businesses through our Employment Training Panel (ETP) grant.
Electro Enterprises is your franchised/authorized stocking distributor of interconnect, electro-mechanical, wire/cable, and wire harness management products. From standard mil-spec product, to high-speed interconnect solutions, they have it all in stock, ready for shipment. For more than 40 years, Electro Enterprises has been providing superior products at competitive prices to various markets around the world. Their broad listing of franchised/authorized and value-added lines, coupled with their expansive off-the-shelf availability, exhibits Electro Enterprises’ continued growth and determination to provide all customers with a single source of supply, and someone who can bring it all together!
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, the world’s largest, fully accredited university specializing in aviation and aerospace, is a nonprofit, independent institution offering more than 40 baccalaureate, master’s and Ph.D. degree programs in its colleges of Arts and Sciences, Aviation, Business and Engineering. Embry-Riddle educates students at residential campuses in Daytona Beach, Fla., and Prescott, Ariz., and through the Worldwide Campus with more than 150 locations in the United States, Europe, Asia and the Middle East. The university is a major research center, seeking solutions to real-world problems in partnership with the aerospace industry, other universities and government agencies.
Known for component excellence and commitment to quality, Esterline Power Systems (EPS), featuring Leach products, designs and manufactures a broad range of high reliability power switching control components and equipment. Used in thousands of applications, their products span aerospace, rotor, military, space, ground vehicle, rail and high-end industrial markets worldwide. EPS specializes in combining its leading-edge components with unique design and manufacturing capabilities to provide custom AC/DC power management systems, such as primary and secondary power distribution assemblies. In addition to components and power management systems, Esterline offers switches, central warning panels, ground fault interrupters (GFI), thrust reverser control units, line replaceable units (LRUs), smart contactors, relay panel assemblies, windshield anti-ice controllers, and weapons release boxes.
Since 1965, Everett Charles Technologies, 'ECT', has taken a leadership role in the development of advanced technology board test products holding over 100 patents. Originating with the company's signature POGO® spring contacts, ECT has broadened its business through acquisition. In addition, it has expanded its growth to include international manufacturing of bare board test systems, flying probe systems, bare board fixturing, loaded board fixturing and test services.
Everight Position represents three companies that produce high resolution rotary (25-247mm) and linear (3-500mm) sensors which are well-suited to space environments: Netzer (capacitive technology, rotary sensors), Zettlex (inductive-based technology, linear and rotary sensors) and LRT (distributed impedance technology, gap and linear sensors).
Experior Laboratories is a third party, independent test service provider and test laboratory. Specializing in environmental testing, Experior provides services to component manufacturers, military contractors, integrators and system providers within the space, aerospace, industrial, telecom, and defense markets.
Experior Labs' extensive test facility has the capability to conduct a wide-range of services, from structural and subassembly assessment to material evaluation, utilizing environmental and mechanical tests such as vibration, shock, temperature/humidity, altitude, corrosion, and many more. Experior’s provided testing services are in accordance with IEEE, MIL, SAE, AS, RTCA and other standard bodies.
Fike Corporation produces quality products for a wide range of pressure relief and activation needs. For applications calling for a unique or custom solution, Fike’s team of professionals can develop what’s needed to meet your requirements. Customizable designs, a wide range of materials and extensive rupture disc engineering expertise make Fike uniquely qualified for building precise products for a variety of industries. From sealing, venting and activation to pressure relief valve protection or other special requirements Fike delivers. Design expertise, product knowledge, extensive manufacturing and world-class testing capabilities translate into complete customer satisfaction for nearly 70 years.
The FlackTek SpeedMixer is an advanced tool for mixing, grinding/milling and dispersing. This Non-Invasive MixingTM technology removes air bubbles while homogenizing the sample in a matter of seconds, and there is ABSOLUTELY NO CLEANUP! The SpeedMixer can be used to process any combination of powders, pastes, putties, and liquids in batches ranging from 1g to 5Kg. Please visit FlackTek, Inc's booth to learn how a SpeedMixer can benefit your R&D, quality control and specialty productions.
Fotofab has been making custom thin metal parts for over 40 years. Using their process of photochemical machining (also known as etching or milling), Fotofab can achieve lower tooling costs and quicker leads times than traditional manufacturing methods, with parts turned around in as little as one day. Fotofab works with Titanium, Stainless Steel, Tungsten, Brass, Inconel, and hundreds of other metals, and also does laser cutting, bonding, forming, plating, and assembly. Typical applications include screens, contacts, shims, shields, and enclosures.
Fralock (Division of Lockwood Ind., USA) is AS 9100 certified and ITAR compliant. It manufactures custom flexible circuits, cables, heaters, and composites using its proprietary Adhesiveless Laminate Technology (ALT-265™). Fralock products have successfully performed in numerous harsh environments, in a variety of applications, including space and space exploration - where ultimate reliability is required.
Fralock is the worldwide manufacturer of Cirlex®. It can produce other all-polyimide laminates in formats up to 40” x 120”. With in-house converting capabilities, Fralock is able to convert materials using CNC, Laser, CAD Knife, various die cutting technologies. For innovative materials manufacturing and automation, think Fralock.
General Plastics Manufacturing Company has been an industry trailblazer for seven decades. Founded in 1941 by L.W. Schatz and still privately held, the company began as a manufacturer of preservative coatings for wood and other organic materials. Later in the 1940s, GPMC ushered in the composites industry with new phenolic-resin plastic laminates for aircraft and commercial uses.
It’s possible to reduce the weight of interconnect cabling in satellite and other space systems with huge monetary savings at launch by replacing heavy, metal shielding materials and connectors with lightweight alternatives, such as composite thermoplastics. Glenair has dozens of weight-saving interconnect technologies, from composite EMI braid shielding and accessories to ultra-miniature circular and rectangular connectors – all designed with one thing in mind: saving weight and money in your mission-critical interconnect systems. Let Glenair make you a weight-reduction hero in your organization. Glenair: a world of lightweight interconnect solutions.
With over 60 years of experience and professional measurement services, HBM offers state of the art solutions for an extensive range of test and measurement applications in many industries worldwide. HBM is a leading global supplier of high-performance sensors, transducers, amplifiers and data acquisition systems as well as software for structural durability investigations, tests and analysis.
High Impact Creative is a fully integrated creative agency, production house, and interactive studio that partners with our clients to create Visual Media Branding, Marketing, and Messaging campaigns. Blending science and art, our team of medical professionals, engineers, technologists, artists, and filmmakers are adept at developing compelling visual solutions to convey the most complex ideas, products, or services. Through the use of illustrations, video, 3D animation, and interactive media, we help our clients to present pertinent data, context, and content for the multifaceted nature of today’s space industry.www.highimpact.com
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) is responsible for investigating a wide range of domestic and international activities arising from the illegal movement of people and goods into, within and out of the United States. HSI investigates export enforcement issues, human rights violations and human smuggling, smuggling of narcotics, weapons and other types of contraband, financial crimes, cybercrime and immigration crime. HSI combats worldwide criminal enterprises that seek to exploit America's legitimate trade, travel and financial systems and enforces America's customs and immigration laws at and beyond our nation's borders.
Since 1986, iBASEt has been a leader of complex software solutions and services to highly regulated industries. iBASEt’s Solumina Product Lifecycle Execution software streamlines and integrates Manufacturing Execution Systems and Operations Management (MES/MOM); Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO); and Quality Management Systems (QMS) for operations and the supplier network. Solumina is designed to meet process requirements and provides complete quality management; starting with component inspection at the supplier, and continues through manufacturing, inspection and aftermarket service. Solumina is implemented and operates in 200 facilities worldwide, including ATK, BAE Systems, Boeing, EADS, Gulfstream, Honeywell, Lockheed Martin, Parker Hannifin and United Technologies.
IFEN has 15 years experience in leading edge GNSS projects.IFEN offer customers the benefits of their expertize with multi-GNSS simulator NavX-NCS
for comprehensive and effective testing of all navigation systems; real-time multi-GNSS software receivers SX-NSR, for scientific and R&D applications;
customer specific navigation test receivers NavX-NTR; operator of the GATE Galileo Test Range, Germany and engineering development projects.
IM Technologies Group is an innovative, rapidly growing company with a presence in Los Angeles CA and Houston TX, specializing in 3D Inspection and Monitoring by Optical Technologies (Photogrammetry and Laser).
Manufacturing Control and Testing increasingly require detailed 3D information in order to improve analysis and make better decisions. New developments in the field of Photogrammetry and Laser Technologies have considerably increased the efficiency of such techniques. These improvements have led to high accuracy metrology/measurements in hazardous environments by remotely controlled robots or drones.
Insaco is a precision machining and polishing fabricator of parts from all technical ceramics, sapphire, glass and quartz. They machine these materials to very precise tolerances for dimension, flatness, wedge and roundness/cylindricity. Insaco's customer profile is centered on applications where tight tolerances are critical to the end-use application. Insaco has extensive inspection and documentation procedures so parts are always to print. Engineers are available to discuss your application needs including alternative materials and cost drivers.
Interface is a trusted world leader in force measurements. It leads by designing, manufacturing and guaranteeing the highest performance and most accurate loadcells and torque sensors. Its engineers provide industry solutions from grams of force to millions of pounds in hundreds of configurations. Interface manufactures load cells for force, thrust and braking measurements to Fortune 100 companies worldwide. It supplies to companies such as Boeing, Embraer, Airbus, NASA, NIST, and many other measurement and metrology labs. It also produces and sells machine calibration systems, software, and system components that support many test standards: ASTM E74, ISO-376, MIL STD, Z540, EN10002-3.
John Slowsky Virtual Illustration: Consider using a cinematic approach in your marketing when appealing to a World Market. Emotion is the driving force for nearly everything they commit to. The power of emotion and the ability to stir emotion particularly your clients, is paramount to achieving success in sales and customer loyalty.
When it comes to igniting an emotion, seeing is believing. The opportunity to truly visualize a potential project far outweighs any concept sketch or verbal description. Adding a degree of emotion into that visual will have a direct effect on your clients approval trigger.
K+S Services is the only distributor and service partner in the USA for Star Hydraulics. Through the use of Sapphire Technology, Star has been able to drastically reduce the feedback ball-wear problems you see in traditional flapper-nozzle servo valves. Their K+S Taylor, MI repair lab utilizes clean-air assembly benches, a dedicated run-in stand and a computer controlled final test stand, allowing them to dynamically and statically test your servo valves after the repairs are complete. K+S Services has added the availability of Star servo valves for purchase directly through their website via PayPal at any time, day or night.
Kadan has the solutions to fit all your manufacturing & measurement needs. Its machine and fabrication shop is capable of providing tooling assembly and inspection. Kadan Consultants will supply the completed tooling or assemblies on schedule with all associated inspection documentation.
Kadan also supplies on-site assembly, installation & inspection services, and can perform drawing or model based inspections with best-fit capabilities as the customer requires.
Kittyhawk Products personnel are qualified experts in the field of Hot Isostatic Processing (HIP). Strength, weight, service life and/or other considerations may at times be sacrificed by designers to minimize costs. HIP reduces the need for some of these concessions. By incorporating (HIP) as a part of the manufacturing process, casting manufacturers and end-users are producing a superior product for less money. Casting densification - improved mechanical properties, reduced rejection rate, recovery of scrapped parts, rejuvenation of MRO parts, powder consolidation, carbide densification, and diffusion bonding. ISO 9001:2008. AS9001 Rv. B registered.
The Los Angeles County Economic Development Corporation (LAEDC) is the region’s leading provider of economic development services. Established in 1981, the LAEDC’s mission is to attract, retain and grow businesses and jobs for the regions of Los Angeles County. The LAEDC serves the 88 cities and more than 100 unincorporated communities of L.A. County through its free business assistance and attraction programs, economic research, fee-supported economic and policy analysis, and public policy leadership.
Supporting advanced research since 1968, Lake Shore is a leading innovator in measurement and control solutions for extreme temperature and magnetic field conditions. Its high-performance solutions include cryogenic temperature sensors and instrumentation, and for more than 20 years, companies around the world have depended on Lake Shore to supply high-reliability, flight-qualified sensors for their major programs. Lake Shore also offers magnetic test and measurement instruments, probe stations, and precision materials characterization systems that explore the electronic and magnetic properties of next-generation materials. The company serves an international base of customers at leading university, government, aerospace, and commercial research institutions.
LASELEC has pioneered the development and application of the Nd-YAG UV laser technology for wire and cable marking purposes since 1989. Their UV laser wire markers have been used for commercial and military programs throughout the aerospace sector and for many other industrial applications. The LASELEC group has become a world leader in manufacturing state-of-the-art:
They have extensive experience developing and supporting advanced software and hardware solutions for wiring harness manufacturing applications. LASELEC has built a reputation in quality, innovation and product reliability.
LiveWire innovation is commercializing its proprietary cabling fault detection technology called Spread Spectrum Time Domain Reflectometry (SSTDR), for the Aerospace industry to help electrical systems within aircraft to see electrical faults, locate their exact place in the aircraft and characterize their duration/time of fault. SSTDR is capable of measuring small changes within the electrical systems so that individual components can be monitored and a failure analysis can be constructed. LiveWire is working with major aircraft manufacturers, both fixed wing, as well as rotorcraft, to implement this technology in the field.
LMS is a leading provider of test and mechatronic simulation software and engineering services in the automotive, aerospace and other advanced manufacturing industries.
LMS provides a unique portfolio of products and services for manufacturing companies to manage the complexities of tomorrow’s product development by incorporating model-based mechatronic simulation and advanced testing in the product development process. LMS tunes into mission-critical engineering attributes, ranging from system dynamics, structural integrity and sound quality to durability, safety and power consumption.
With multi-domain and mechatronic simulation solutions, LMS addresses the complex engineering challenges associated with intelligent system design and model-based systems engineering.
Logus Microwave, located in West Palm Beach, Florida USA, is the world leader in the design and production of RF and Microwave Switching Devices. Founded in 1961, LOGUS possesses the complete in-house capabilities in state-of-the-art engineering, machining, assembly and testing of waveguide and coaxial switches and systems. These high-tech switching components are used in extremely high-reliability environments from on-board satellites, radars, automated test equipment, electronic warfare, medical research and equipment. For over 53 years, Logus has had the benefit of providing switching products to satellite communication integrators from space applications to naval environments operating in the depths of the oceans.
Product designers and test engineers throughout the world trust m+p international for reliable noise and vibration analysis, structural dynamics, vibration and acoustic control. On display will be m+p’s Smart Office Analyzer and Vibco with VibPilot 24, VXI, LXI and USB measurement hardware along with the new data acquisition and control system hardware, VibRunner. Additionally, m+p’s Coda, Continous On-line, Data Acquisition system will be demonstrated.
Maccor Inc. was the pioneer, and is the world’s largest commercial manufacturer of Automated Test Systems adaptable to a wide range of energy storage products (i.e. batteries, super-capacitors, fuel cells, etc.) and battery chemistries. The founders of Maccor designed and built their first computer based test system in 1983.
Maccor’s range of equipment not only provides standard discharge and cycle testing but is capable of sophisticated pulse testing, together with high-speed data acquisition and interface with smart battery packs. In addition, cyclic voltammetry, 3-electrode, and AC Impedance experiments can be performed. Maccor also supplies cell formation equipment for a variety of cell formats and sizes. Today Maccor has over 1,700 systems in more than 40 countries with local sales and customer support services available in many areas.
A division of SME, Manufacturing Engineering Media is the premier source for news and in-depth technical information about manufacturing in North America. Aerospace and Defense is one of their core focus areas. In addition to editorial features on the aerospace and defense market in their monthly magazine, ME Media publishes an annual Aerospace & Defense Yearbook, which includes a look at industry trends and viewpoints from respected industry leaders. ME Media also sends a monthly eNewsletter focused on the latest news on innovations, technologies, and management practices throughout the aerospace and defense supply chain.
Today’s spacecraft are pushing the envelope for performance – so are Marotta. They have 50+ years experience designing control systems for spacecraft. Their spaceflight qualified controls are designed to handle the higher temperatures and higher vibration environments that are challenging spacecraft designers today – using fewer components and less power. Let Marotta's experienced engineering team work with you to overcome your control system challenges.
MegaPhase designs, manufactures and markets high performance RF coaxial cables and connectors to OEMs building advanced microwave and optical electronic systems, such as test instrumentation, defense electronics, homeland defense, satellites, broadband data and communications systems. MegaPhase's core product is its industry-leading GrooveTube® technology, a unique cable design used in high reliability applications including test & measurement systems.
Meggitt Sensing Systems (MSS) specialize in sensing and monitoring systems that measure physical parameters in extreme environments. MSS offers a wide variety of products for aerospace and automotive testing, including high-performance piezoelectric, piezoresistive and variable capacitance (VC) accelerometers; shock and vibration sensors; dynamic and static pressure transducers (piezoelectric and piezoresistive); acoustic sensors and instrumentation; displacement sensors; servo accelerometers, inclinometers; inertial measurement units; LVDTs; electromagnetic and piezoelectric structural excitation devices; conditioners; calibration systems and services; signal conditioning electronics, cables and accessories. Many models are now part of the company’s Guaranteed InStock™ program, with quantities available for immediate shipment.
Mentor Graphics Corporation provides the aerospace industry's most comprehensive set of EE design automation tools for systems engineering. On display on the Mentor Graphics booth will be solutions for electrical systems design, simulation and engineering; product definition and architecture; virtual prototyping; system modeling and analysis; and maintenance and documentation. Mentor Graphics is a world leader in electronic hardware and software design solutions, providing products, consulting services, and award-winning support for the IC, systems, automotive, military, and aerospace Industries. We enable companies to develop better electronic products faster and more cost-effectively.
With more than forty years of experience, Metal Technology (MTI) leads the way in additive manufacturing, precision machining, forming, extrusion and forging of exotic metals. MTI works with materials such as Tantalum, Niobium (C-103), Titanium, Molybdenum, Tungsten, Vanadium, Inconel® and their alloys. Visit the MTI website at www.mtialbany.com for technical characteristics of the materials and more information about their capabilities.
MTI is ISO9001 registered and ITAR certified, supplying precision components to aerospace, defense, medical, semiconductor and scientific markets.
MetalMart International, Inc. is a distributor of aluminum extrusions and hard-to-find specialty metals, in addition to being the premier distributor of wrought magnesium for the aerospace, defense, medical, automotive industries as well as many others. Additionally, MetalMart specializes in offering metal upgrades to ensure materials meet the specific and often non-standard specification requirements called out in the aerospace industry. MetalMart is AS9100c and ISO9001 certified in addition to being a qualified supplier to many of the aerospace and defense companies worldwide. Distribution and sales are serviced from their east coast division in Tonawanda, New York, as well as their Commerce, California division and corporate headquarters.
Mician is recognized as leading developer of EM software tools for horn and reflector antennas, feed networks, coaxial and waveguide components such as multiplexers, filters, couplers, power dividers, polarizers, transitions and sub-systems based on these components. Space flight hardware developed with Mician software has demonstrated reliability on countless missions. Its signature product µWave Wizard combines the flexibility of 2D/3D FEM with the speed and accuracy of traditional Mode Matching techniques. Additional to its fast and powerful numerical methods, µWave Wizard offers an appealing and ergonomic GUI, enabling flexibility and openness including CAD export formats interfacing with mechanical desktop tools.
Micropac Industries, Inc. provides microelectronic and optoelectronic components and modules along with contract electronic manufacturing services. The Company offers a wide range of products to the industrial, military, aerospace and space markets. Micropac offers both custom and standard products from its ISO9001:2008 and AS9100 Rev C qualified facilities. Their products include custom hybrids, high temperature hybrids, power hybrids and multi-chip modules, optocouplers, LEDs, Hall Effect sensors and custom optoelectronic assemblies.
Micross Components is a leading global provider of distributed and specialty electronic components for military, space, medical, and demanding industrial applications. Operating as a single source for high reliability and state-of-the-art electronics, Micross’ solutions range from bare die and wafer processing to advanced and custom packaging to component modifications and related interconnect offerings. With a 35+ year heritage, Micross possesses the design, manufacturing and logistics expertise needed to support an application from start to finish.
The Missile Defense Agency (MDA) is a research, development, and acquisition agency within the Department of Defense. Its workforce includes government civilians, military service members, and contractor personnel in multiple locations across the United States. It is focused on retaining and recruiting a dedicated workforce interested in supporting US national security.
As it develops, tests, and fields an integrated Ballistic Missile Defense System (BMDS), the MDA works closely with the Combatant Commanders (e.g. Pacific Command, Northern Command, etc.) who will rely on the system to protect the United States, its forward deployed forces, and its friends and allies from hostile ballistic missile attack. The MDA works with the Combatant Commanders to ensure that it develops a robust BMDS technology and development program to address the challenges of an evolving threat. It is also steadily increasing its international cooperation by supporting mutual security interests in missile defense.
The MDA is committed to maximizing the mission assurance and cost effectiveness of its management and operations through continuous process improvement.
Modular Devices Inc., an ISO 9001:2008 registered company, is a manufacturer of high reliability hermetically sealed hybrid DC to DC converters for the military, aerospace and space markets. These converters are available in single, dual or triple output configurations providing up to 80 watts of output power with built in EMI filtering. MDI’s technology also includes radiation hardened and proton radiation hardened devices for harsh space environments. In addition, MDI supplies modified converters, custom power supplies and power subsystems to meet customer specifications.
MSC Software’s solutions accurately and reliably predict how manufactured goods will behave in the real world to help engineers design more innovative products - quickly and cost effectively. MSC offers a complete suite of multidisciplinary capabilities required to build best-of-class products. Among their solutions are Digimat and MaterialCenter. Digimat is a nonlinear multi-scale material and structure modeling platform that enables engineers to perform both micro- and macro-scale analyses of composites thereby predicting their performance and calculating their mechanical, thermal and electrical properties. MaterialCenter is a materials life-cycle management system that manages material models, data and processes with full traceability.
National Technical Systems are a diversified engineering services company, providing a wide range of product design consulting services, testing and certifications, and supply chain management solutions. Their clients see them as an extension of their own engineering teams, filling in their internal gaps and providing the expertise required to build better, stronger, safer, more reliable products and bring those products to market quickly and efficiently. With the largest network of test laboratories and engineering service centers in North America and over 50 years of experience to draw from, NTS is prepared to meet any challenge.
NPI Services (NPI), an Electronics Manufacturing Services company, has excelled in supporting quick turn electronic assembly requirements (qtys 1 to 1,000) of R&D engineering prototypes, preproduction runs, and low volume scheduled production since 1998. “When Quick Turn Matters”, turn to NPI, a certified ITAR, AS9100, ISO 9001:2008, ISO 13485 woman owned business. NPI’s capabilities include Engineering Design (Electronic/Mechanical), PWB Layout (Allegro/Mentor/Altium), PWB Fabrication, Component Kitting, and Full Turn-Key Assembly. Additional services include basic Functional Test, Conformal Coat, Environmental Test and Precision CNC Machining. NPI’s expertise encompasses managing and building simple to complex PCB assemblies, including Box Builds.
Orbital Systems, Ltd. is a leading manufacturer of ground station antenna systems used for a variety of applications including Telemetry Tracking and Control (TT&C). The TT&C antenna systems completely integrate RF components such as feeds, downconverters, upconverters, and HPAs with the mechanical antenna positioner mechanisms to permit control all through one convenient interface. Solutions are offered from 1.5m to 3.7m and in X-S-L bands, including dual band applications. Orbital Systems’ products are designed for very high reliability and long life, while being modestly priced. Orbital Systems sells and installs TT&C products globally.
PAAL Technologies Inc. is an AS9100 registered manufacturer of MIL-STD-1553 Data Bus Couplers, Harness Assemblies and RF transformers. Established in 2002, PAAL has established itself as a quality supplier to several aerospace companies in the U.S. Products have been designed and manufactured for a variety of applications from military airborne to satellite payload and space launch vehicles. All manufactured in the U.S, their products are backed by a two year warranty against workmanship and material. PAAL Technologies quality and corporate goal is "Commit to deliver and Deliver to Commitment".
Paragon is the premier provider of environmental controls for extreme and hazardous environments. They design, build, test and operate premier life support systems and leading thermal control products for astronauts, contaminated water divers, and extreme environment adventurers, as well as for unmanned space and terrestrial applications. Paragon have delivered biological life support systems to NASA and flown successful missions on the MIR, Space Shuttle and International Space Station. They continue their heritage of innovation, partnering with NASA, the Department of Defense and industry to create advanced technologies for the most extreme environments.
PCB Piezotronics was founded in 1967 as a manufacturer of piezoelectric quartz sensors, accelerometers, and associated electronics for the measurement of dynamic pressure, force, and vibration. The unique expertise of the company was the incorporation of microelectronic signal conditioning circuitry within these sensors to make them easier to use and more environmentally compatible. These ICP® sensors gained wide popularity and became the foundation for the company's success.
Peak Solutions provides consulting and technology solutions for engineers, designers, analysts, and manufacturers, with a special focus on Prototyping and Reverse Engineering. Peak can teach you how to choose the right technology for your application and how to painlessly implement it within your organization while avoiding common pitfalls.
Presentation Media (PMI) has been the leader in marketing support and creative services for the aerospace community for five decades. Its wide range of manufacturing processes range from 3D printing to fine art production, trade show exhibits to architectural signs, lobby environments to blueprints, and large format graphics to augmented reality. PMI provides turnkey solutions that enhance corporate image and ensure an integrated marketing communications platform. PMI offers 24-HOUR PRODUCTION with the LOYALTY and DEDICATION of a business partner while providing the ECONOMICS of a trusted outside vendor. Their mission is to make clients LOOK GOOD and FEEL GREAT.
When people think of brazing & soldering products, even precious metal alloys, they quite often turn to one of the world leaders in global supply to the industrial brazing and metal joining industry. The Prince and Izant Company and NuTEC Metal Joining have been a presence in the community of Cleveland, Ohio for well over 80 Years and have grown to become a global source for any industry that utilizes brazing processes to assist in product realization.
Proach Models creates the most detailed, most sought-after museum-quality desktop model replicas of spacecraft, rockets and satellites, most of which are US Space Program subjects. Proach Models has worked with corporations, government agencies, museums, space centers and private collectors worldwide, and is also working on current and upcoming programs for industry and government.
QorTek is the world’s premiere designer of power electronics for piezoelectric and magnetostrictive devices. They supply a wide-range of COTS and custom power switching solutions to industries requiring arbitrary load solutions. QorTek leads the world in ‘Ceramic Power’ technology. Its low profile highly-isolated switching power supplies and compact integrated voltage isolator and sensor products provide exceptional performance for demanding applications. Based on new quasi-linear circuitry, available only through QorTek, the fully analog-ceramic designs eliminate processors and magnetics providing affordable solutions to critical radhard/EMI prone applications. This new class of power solution requires minimal packaging or thermal management.
RAF Tabtronics LLC specializes in creating and commercializing electro-magnetic technologies and cost effective solutions for the world’s leading power technology companies. They design manufacture, partner and strategically outsource to provide the most effective solutions for specific customer needs and situations. RAF Tabtronics deliver significant competitive advantage to their customers by providing ultra-high power density and high-efficiency components, so they can successfully compete on a global basis in constantly changing landscapes.
Riverhawk Company designs and manufactures Free-Flex® Pivot bearings. The Free-Flex® Pivot is a simply packaged, compact, and easily installed limited rotation bearing with predictable and repeatable performance. This patented pivot fills the needs that standard lubricated bearings cannot meet, such as applications that do not permit lubrication yet demand precise positioning and require infinite life. It is a unique bearing concept for applications with limited angular travel of up to 60° (±30°) rotation. They are a frictionless alternative to roller element bearings, knife edge bearings, jeweled bearings, and similar devices. Unlike traditional bearings the mechanical properties of Flexural Pivots are predictable and do not degrade over time.
Russells Technical Products is a global supplier of environmental test systems. They have a comprehensive product line that includes pre-engineered temperature/humidity chambers, custom temperature/humidity chambers, thermal shock chambers, walk-in chambers, dynamometer chambers, altitude chambers, agree chambers, environmental rooms, portable conditioning units, cooling tunnels and industrial cryogenic freezers. They specialize in highly engineered custom systems.
Russells is featuring their altitude/temperature/humidity chambers. These chambers are specifically built to perform wing icing tests to the RTCA DO-160 Category B specification. These chambers can reach simulated altitudes over 100,000 feet. Full temperature range can be achieved up to 65,000 feet and full humidity at site level. They offer the VS-1 state of the art controller to control all aspects of testing and chamber monitoring.
Let Russells tackle your environmental testing needs today!
Saratech provides engineering software and engineering services to their customers while sincerely striving to enable them to get the most out of their total engineering investments. Saratech partners with their customers and prospects to solve the engineering and business complexity of their concept, design, analysis, manufacturing or data management processes. Every day Saratech engages with companies to understand their challenges, and to provide options for optimizing their engineering investments. In addition to engineering services and training, Saratech offers a breadth of the world-class Siemens PLM solution sets, plus a few additional software lines that provide niche engineering functionality, for instance; composites design and analysis, mold making, photo-realistic rendering and publishing technical documentation. Saratech is headquartered in Southern California with sales and technical resources across the U.S.
Satellite Markets and Research publishes SatelliteMarkets.com-an industry web portal providing in-depth news analysis, industry forecasts and market intelligence, covering the key trends on the global satellite communications market. This free service includes online access to the very latest insights and analysis, searchable archives, and PDF access to the monthly Satellite Executive Briefing magazine. SatelliteMarkets.com has three distinct editions: Asia-Pacific, Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) and the Americas.
Savronik was established in 1986 to operate in the defense and aviation sector with the approach of using its own sources. It focuses on critical technologies and cooperating with the leading production and technology centers using highly experienced manpower with expertise aimed at research, development, design and integration. As a result, Savronik has developed a flexible and open organizational culture enabling it to easily integrate with industrial eco-systems necessary to undertake the development of sophisticated systems, and the supply chains necessary to support them. Savronik has provided proven integrated power management systems, avionic systems, data link systems, command and control panel systems, system integration solutions, production, field maintenance and support services for its military, transportation and governmental customers.
SCAPR is a non-profit group of aerospace business development professionals primarily supporting US government space efforts out of the Space and Missile Systems Center at Los Angeles Air Force Base. SCAPR's mission is to promote and maintain effective business-related communication among SCAPR members, the aerospace industry, and government agencies associated with or located in Southern California. The organization is to provide a non-attribution forum for the interchange of information among the members of SCAPR and agencies supporting the space exploration and national security activities of the United States; and to promote professional relationships and understanding among the members of SCAPR.
SCAPR will be joined by representatives of AFCEA, NDIA, AFA.
Scientific Instruments, Inc. is a leading manufacturer of aerospace transducers for over 35 years. SI was sole sourced at NASA Kennedy for all their liquid level and temperature probe needs for pads “A” and “B”. SI also offer a full line of cryogenic temperature sensors, indicators and controllers used in research laboratories and universities. Temperature sensors include diodes, P.R.T.s’, thermocouples and Ruthenium Oxide calibrated down to 30mK. Industrial temperature probes are also available for applications in helium and hydrogen cryogenic process plants, air separation plants and numerous cryopump and cryocooler designs. Building on over 45 years of R&D and engineering experience, Scientific Instruments, Inc. brings innovation and insight to multiple business areas within the cryogenic industry supporting education, research, life sciences and various emerging technologies.
Sealing Devices is a specialized converter/fabricator of EMI shielding, o-rings, gaskets, adhesives, seals and sealing materials, and an authorized distributor for Parker Seal, Chomerics, Gore, 3M, Rogers Corporation, Garlock, Flexitallic, Loctite and the best names in sealing. It is a manufacturer of rubber molding and extrusions using compression, injection and transfer molding.
Senne Technical Services offers consulting on major non-destructive testing projects; establishing internal programs and training in the areas of penetrant, magnetic particle, radiography, ultrasonics, eddy current, leak testing, neutron radiography and visual inspections. The company specializes in preparing senior technicians for the National Certificate to the American Society for Nondestructive Testing (ASNT) for Level III.
Siemens Convergence Creators is the global communication technology partner for the digital age. It combines ground-breaking innovation and decades of experience to provide intelligent solutions to a variety of industries, bridging the gap between technology, processes, and services.
By seizing new opportunities from converging communication and designing solutions, Siemens improves efficiency and grows revenue for its customers.
Siemens Convergence Creators GmbH engineers opportunities that turn visions into reality. Headquartered in Vienna, the company provides its customers with turnkey solutions and services in the fields of communication networks, service and customer management, public safety and security, multimedia infotainment, as well as space technology. It supplies more than 70 countries with communication and media products and solutions.
Among the most important customers are the top players in their respective industrial sectors, i.e. telecommunications, media (TV, publishing houses), transport (cruise ships, railways, aircraft manufacturers, airlines and airports), space, public safety (action forces) and energy (wind power, oil and gas).
Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) is a world-class prime systems integrator and electronic systems provider known for its rapid, innovative, and agile technology solutions. Fast-growing and widely diversified, SNC is a high-tech electronics, engineering, and manufacturing corporation that continues to expand our impressive portfolio of capabilities, programs, products and services.
Since SNC was founded in 1963, the company has a strong tradition in developing and providing high technology electronics, avionics, and communications systems. Investing heavily over the years in people, processes, modern facilities, and the state-of-the-art equipment, SNC continues to enhance its technical advantage to provide innovative and cost-effective solutions to exceed its customer’s needs. With numerous successful and diverse acquisitions, SNC continues to acquire new capabilities as it expands its tradition of excellence into new growth areas of Renewable Energy, Telemedicine, Nanotechnology, Cyber, Net-Centric Operations, Microsatellites and Human Space Flight.
Headquartered in Austin, Texas, Silicon Space Technology (SST) is a provider of radiation-hardened and extreme temperature-hardened IC components for the Hi-rel marketplace. SST designs and develops high density SRAMs and logic ICs using its patented HardSILTM technology to simultaneously provide superior radiation and temperature endurance performance. SST also provides custom ASIC design services using its hardened Metal Programmable System On Chip (MPSOC) platform capability.
SME is addressing crucial A&D industry topics, with dynamic events like AeroDef Manufacturing, strategic alliances with industry groups and publications like the Aerospace & Defense Yearbook, published by Manufacturing Engineering magazine. SME holds the Body of Knowledge for Manufacturing Engineering through its Certified Manufacturing Engineer (CMfgE) program and is working with a coalition of industry groups to improve producibility and affordability by applying Manufacturing Engineering expertise pre-Milestone B. SME Members are technical experts spanning all manufacturing industries including aerospace and defense.
Smiths Connectors is a leading supplier of application-specific, high-reliability electrical interconnect solutions from highly integrated assemblies to micro-miniature connectors and spring probe contacts. Connectors is comprised of Hypertac, Sabritec and IDI brands, which are synonymous of exceptional performance when critical applications require a technologically advanced, high quality, multi-pin electrical connection to ensure reliability and safety. Smiths Connectors is at the forefront of defining quality assurance in interconnect solutions that stand up to the rigors of space applications. Visit us at Booth 4031 to learn more about our High Speed Rugged D-Subminiature, Space Grade EMI Filter, KVPX, and Modular NEXUS Connector Products.
Sonic Aerospace Inc located in Chandler, Arizona is a AS9100 revision C/ISO9001:2008 certified and ITAR certified FAA repair station and high quality precision machine shop, specializing in the manufacturing of complex parts for the aerospace and aviation industries. Sonic has 20 years of experience manufacturing custom-machined parts for the rocket, satellite, and jet engine market place. It assists in the engineering of prototype parts. Sonic Aerospace is renowned in the industry for its abilities to handle complex parts in exotic materials.
Through its Sonic Tool and Gage Division, Sonic Aerospace also engineers and manufactures tooling and gages for the aerospace, oil and gas industries. Sonic offers OD and surface grinding with accuracies of 50 millionths. Sonic maintains efficiency, high quality and cost effectiveness, on time deliveries and is just a phone call away!
Key programs that Sonic Aerospace has been involved with include: Atlas, Delta, Shuttle, ARES, Dragon, Falcon 9, COTS DEMOS 2, Space Launch System, (SLS), United Launch Alliance (ULA), Robonaut, Robonaut 2, Low Impact Docking System (LIDS), jet backpack assemblies (ISS SAFER), Portable Water Dispenser (PWD), (“X”) Crews Quarters Assemblies and MRV and DRC programs.
Souriau PA&E Inc is a custom manufacturer of hermetic connectors, advanced hermetic electronic packaging, EMI filters and explosively bonded metals for global leaders in the defense, space, medical and commercial industries. It specializes in helping clients optimize designs for size and weight reduction, thermal performance, and CTE compatibility. Souriau PA&E utilizes unique materials in its manufacturing processes. It offers a range of production capabilities – machining, plating, vacuum brazing, laser welding, and more – all at a single location. This integrated manufacturing approach can reduce complexity and risk on your next project. Souriau PA&E is ISO 9001:2008/AS9100 Rev B certified and NADCAP compliant.
Space Information Labs (SIL) is a Californian small business that develops and manufactures space qualified game changing and patented products. These include VBITS GPS Metric Tracking, Autonomous Flight Termination and Space Based Range units, Intelli-Avionics® and Li-Ion Polymer Intelli-Pack® batteries for DOD, NASA and the Aerospace Industry. SIL has performed as a prime contractor to DOD and NASA, and as a value added product supplier and technical engineering service provider to large Aerospace prime contractors. SIL has a complete in-house aerospace engineering, manufacturing and environmental test capability. SIL accomplished this work at the highest quality using an AS9100 Quality Management System with continual daily improvement to reach the next level of excellence.
Space Photonics® specializes in rad-tolerant fiber-optic networks, free space optical communications (FSOC), and nano-material coatings for ruggedized tamper-resistant electronics. With over a decade of radiation testing and space qualified packaging experience, FireFiber® fiber optics are second-to-none for space applications; the ISS ELC HDRLs and the CATS ISS use FireFiber®. Their patented LaserFire® FSOC technologies are licensed to SCHOTT North America and provide the world’s most precise beam pointing and switching capability. Statically mounted without steering mirrors, gimbals, or electro-optics, LaserFire® provides 2-D beam steering over a range of up to 30o with no measurable inertial impact to the host space vehicle.
Space Vector is a small business specializing in launch vehicle products and engineering services. Established in 1969, Space Vector designs and manufactures space qualified/high reliability hardware in accordance with its certified AS9100C quality management system. Products include GPS metric tracking systems, rechargeable flight safety and system batteries, custom avionics boxes, aerospace structures, cabling, propulsion elements, and separation systems. Space Vector is an award winning supplier to the United Launch Alliance (ULA) and is also a prime contractor to the US Air Force for launch services and support. Other important customers include Lockheed Martin, Boeing, L-3 Coleman Aerospace, and NASA.
Spectrum Technologies, formed in 1989 in Bridgend, UK, is the world leader in the design and manufacture of laser-based wire processing equipment for use in the manufacture of complex wire and cable harnesses.
Spectrum was the pioneer behind the development and introduction of UV laser wire marking technology to the aerospace industry; technology which has since become the global industry standard.
Spencer Aircraft is a stocking/distributor of aircraft parts, pilot supplies, and speciality parts with roots that date back to 1945. For over 60 years, Spencer Aircraft has provided supplies to the aircraft industry, general aviation, and marine and auto parts. Post WWII, Dean Spencer and George Wolff formed Spencer Aircraft and went into the aircraft parts business. In 2011, local businessman Rod Wetherbee purchased Spencer Aircraft from Regional Air Center, LLC. Today, Spencer Aircraft remains committed to providing unparalleled customer service and highly competitive prices for all your specialty needs.
Stanley Engineered Fastening manufactures externally threaded NASM and custom fasteners and Spiralock internally threaded products, featuring a 30° wedge ramp at the root of the female thread. Due to this unique design, Spiralock’s proprietary internal thread form is exceptionally resistant to thread loosening and stripping, caused by transverse vibration. Eliminating the need for secondary locking methods, Spiralock provides reliable fastening solutions for numerous aerospace applications, including electronics, avionics, satellite instrumentation and various mounting connections throughout aircraft. Spiralock products include a variety of nuts, wire thread inserts, threaded inserts and thread cutting tools.
Starfire Systems, Inc (SSI) is a specialty material company focused on Polymer Derived Ceramics (PDC) and its Polymer-to-Ceramic TM technology. SSI’s core business is synthesis of silicon-based pre-ceramic polymers and SOL-GEL derived oxide forming materials which are used in polymer matrix composites, oxide and non-oxide ceramic matrix composite fabrication. SSI’s high temperature materials are useful in a variety of applications where durable, lightweight and high temperature ceramics or coatings are required, such as frictional components, electronic components, thermal protection systems, and rocket nozzles.
Stellar Technology designs and manufactures a comprehensive offering of pressure transducers/transmitters, load cells, force sensors, torque transducers, temperature transducers, and displacement sensors used in test and measurement applications across a wide range of industry sectors including aerospace, oil and gas, automotive, medical, and industrial automation and control. Stellar Technology couples innovative electronics with proven sensor technology to provide a range of sensor solutions unmatched in the industry. Stellar Technology’s unique combination of design experience, manufacturing capability, and application knowledge provides customers with many sensor solutions ranging from standard products to highly engineered custom products.
Synertial sells and rents industry leading motion capture systems that capture human motion for Digital Factory, Training & Simulation and Movement Science. All systems are Real-time, Occlusion free, Solving free, Marker free (no swapping), can be solo operated and do not need a calibrated space to operate in. Our IGS Gloves can be integrated into Vicon and Motion Analysis optical motion capture volumes to solve hand and finger tracking occlusion issues. Drivers for Industry (Siemens Jack and Process Simulate Human), Autodesk MotionBuilder and Game Engines (Unity, Unreal) are available. Clean motion capture data in under 30 minutes in any location.
Genesys family of AC/DC programmable power
Genesys AC/DC power supplies provide high power density, low ripple and complete user-friendly interfaces, excellent performance and flexibility. They now offer industry-leading power density of 2400W in 1U. This is the only complete family with identical features and interfaces. Platforms include 750W, 1,500W, 2.4kW, 3.3/5kW, and 10/15kW output, and outputs range up to 600V and 1,000A.
Standard features for all Genesys units include reliable front panel encoders, built-in standard RS-232/485, last setting memory, user-selectable auto/safe restart, optional LAN, IEEE or isolated analog control. Power factor corrected AC input options ensures operation worldwide, and products come with a five-year warranty.
TCS Space & Component Technology is a leading global value added supplier of electrical, electronic, and electromechanical (EEE) parts and services to spacecraft and launch vehicle manufacturers and their subcontractors. TCS has performed total parts management for nearly every major space agency worldwide and has supplied components, parts and materials for more than 150 spacecraft. It can provide solutions for a single line item, an entire project parts list, or a consolidated parts list across multiple programs and users. TCS is the most experienced and trusted provider of parts management services for high reliability programs.
Ten Tech LLC is an engineering services company headquartered in Culver City, CA with operations in Billerica, MA, specializing in mechanical Computer-Aided Engineering simulation as well as physical testing. Our simulation group provides expertise in structural dynamics, fluid flow and thermal analysis with emphasis on aerospace & defense, hi-tech electronics and renewable energy applications while our test group offers mechanical and thermal testing services to engineering and manufacturing companies.
The California Space Enterprise Center (CSEC) Project in Development is dedicated to fostering invention and innovation for space exploration and commercialization, as well as private space enterprise. The CSEC will inspire and provide S.T.E.M education and expand the frontiers of human knowledge and endeavors for a responsible, beneficial, prosperous, and sustainable future.
Founded in 1970, Thermacore specializes in the custom design, development, and manufacturing of highly engineered thermal management solutions for a variety of OEM applications that includes: military/aerospace, computer, communication, energy conversion, medical, and test equipment. With over 40 years of experience, Thermacore brings unparalleled engineering design expertise and thermal solution performance, quality, and reliability to these markets. Thermacore facilities are located in the United States (Lancaster, Langhorne, and Jefferson Hills, Pennsylvania; Ronkonkoma Long Island, New York) and the United Kingdom (Ashington, Northumberland). Thermacore is certified to AS9100 and ISO 9001 quality standards.
Trans FX are fabrication experts with the innovation experience to create or turn 3D digital data into a variety of aerospace prototypes, mockups, models and high performance composite components that communicate and validate its customer’s vision. It has an extensive large scale non-metallic 5 Axis CNC machine center; ISO certified clean room, large capacity AFC downdraft spray booth for special coatings and extensive fabrication capabilities. Its knowledge is gained from years of supporting a wide range of industries.
Tri-Tek Electronics, Inc. is an AS 9100:2009 certified, small, woman-owned minority business and manufacturer of custom bulk cable, cable & harness assemblies and wired enclosures. Whether building for space applications or battlefield conditions, Tri-Tek Electronics, Inc. is highly regarded within these industries.
Its customer base is Aerospace/Defense, which includes all major OEM’s.
With over fifty years of experience, Tri-Tek Electronics’ assemblies are on many Space platforms including satellites and launchers as well as many military vehicles and aircraft.
The TWI NDT Technology Centre (Wales) is a world leading facility specialising in applied research into non-destructive testing. Located in Harbourside Business Park, Port Talbot, South Wales and carrying the trusted TWI brand, the centre is ideally placed to serve the needs of aerospace, power and oil and gas industries. The Centre’s broad range of advanced NDT equipment, highly qualified and experienced staff and close relationships with academia and industry, create an ideal environment for the development of new NDT technology and procedures and validation of both established and new inspection techniques.
United Launch Alliance (ULA) is the nation’s most experienced and reliable launch service provider. Since formation in 2006, ULA has successfully delivered 77 times, including 47 payloads in support of the USA’s defense and 21 NASA missions to locations throughout the solar system. These capabilities touch lives every day.
Vanguard Space Technologies, Inc. is an industry leader in advanced composites and leading edge technologies for spacecraft and advanced aerospace products. We are well known for meeting the highest standards for performance, precision, reliability, stability and for on-time delivery and exceptional customer service. Our principle products include spacecraft bus structures, antenna reflectors, dimensionally-stable optical benches for space telescopes and sensors, and multi-functional composite structures. Vanguard also has an emerging business in Space Power, Optical and Thermal products. Vanguard has over 20 years heritage delivering spacecraft components and assemblies to leading U.S. government agencies and international spacecraft primes.
Vibration Research will be exhibiting its 5th generation vibration control system hardware (VR9500 Revolution) with Version 11 software for electro-dynamic & servo-hydraulic shakers. Advanced hardware capabilities combined with powerful user friendly software make Vibration Research controllers the premier choice of testing labs around the globe. With the release of the portable ObserVR and the Fatigue Damage Spectrum package, Vibration Research provides all the tools to seamlessly acquire field data, analyze for fatigue, test, and provide a comprehensive report.
VPT, Inc. powers space applications worldwide with high reliability, small size DC-DC converters, EMI filters, and custom engineering services. Its space series of rad hard DC-DC converters are available on DLA SMDs with very short lead times for the rapid development of your most critical power systems.
For 20 years, VPT’s award-winning products and engineering services have powered LEO, MEO, GEO and deep space missions for world class organizations including NASA, JPL, SpaceX, ESA, Astrium, ITT, L-3, Orbital, and more.
Whitmor/Wirenetics is a leader in the high performance wire/cable markets for military, aerospace and satellite applications. With the introduction of SPACEWIRE and other SPACE LT products, Whitmor/Wirenetics has addressed the concerns of those markets that have critical weight, size and outgassing issues. SPACE LT products have been proven to perform under the most stringent requirements of the space industry.
The global leader in embedded technology, Wind River continue to push the pace of innovation in industries ranging from aerospace and defense to consumer, networking to automotive, and industrial to medical. They offer the industry’s most comprehensive device development portfolio, backed by award-winning customer support.
Based on more than a decade of experience in aerospace gearbox, motor, sensor and electronics design, WITTENSTEIN aerospace & simulation has the ability to develop, integrate, and supply electric actuation systems in aircraft. The company’s rigorous and mature system design processes assure delivery of products that meet the customers’ requirements.
Today, WITTENSTEIN’s innovative systems are deployed in mission critical as well as flight critical systems where technical challenges of high performance, robustness and reliability, confined space envelopes and lowest weight are keys to success. Applications are on board various commercial and military aircraft.
Wyle is recognized as a leading provider of specialized engineering, scientific, and technical services to the Department of Defense, NASA, and a variety of commercial customers. With 4,800 highly specialized and dedicated employees at 50-plus primary facilities nationwide, the company generates annual revenues of approximately $1.1 billion from its core customers, the Department of Defense, NASA, and the nation’s leading aerospace contractors.
XCOR Aerospace builds safe, reliable, reusable rocket-powered vehicles, propulsion systems, advanced non-flammable composites and rocket piston pumps. Based in Mojave, California, XCOR is building Lynx Mark I, a piloted, two-seat, fully-reusable rocket-powered vehicle that takes-off and lands horizontally.
The Lynx production model (Mark II) is designed to be a robust, multi-mission commercial vehicle capable of flying 100+ km up to four times per day. Lynx will serve three primary missions: scientific, private spaceflight, and micro-satellite launch (Mark III). Lynx is available to customers in the free world on a wet lease basis to start their own manned space flight program.
Yardney Technical Products has distinguished itself as an industry leader in the design, development, and manufacture of state-of-the-art, military and aerospace battery systems. Yardney is a veteran owned small business in operation since 1944. Current technologies include true-prismatic rechargeable lithium-ion and primary and secondary silver-zinc cells and batteries. Yardney is proud to be part of the only working power systems on Mars, and a critical supplier to both the B2 Bomber and the Global Hawk UAV platforms. They also hold the main computer battery contract for the Orion Multi-Purpose Crew Vehicle (MPCV), the focal point of the US Space Program.
Zuken is a global provider of leading-edge software and consulting services for electrical and electronic design and manufacturing. Founded in 1976, Zuken has the longest track record of technological innovation and financial stability in the electronic design automation (EDA) software industry. The company’s extensive experience, technological expertise and agility, combine to create world-class software solutions. Zuken’s transparent working practices and integrity in all aspects of business produce long-lasting and successful customer partnerships that make Zuken a reliable long-term business partner.