Esterline CMC Electronics Receives 4-Star Supplier Excellence Award from Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems
(Montreal – November 9, 2011) Esterline CMC Electronics’ (CMC) hybrid microelectronics business has been presented with a 4-Star Supplier Excellence Award by Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems (SAS) at an annual award ceremony held in Los Angeles, California. The award recognizes CMC’s ranking as one of the top six suppliers among Raytheon SAS’s 4,000 suppliers. Raytheon SAS presents 4-Star Awards to suppliers who have attained an overall quality, delivery and customer satisfaction rating of greater than 98%.
The annual Raytheon event pays tribute to suppliers who have contributed to the success of SAS programs by providing exceptional performance in the areas of quality, delivery and customer satisfaction. Evaluations of suppliers’ performance by the Raytheon buyers and material program managers who deal with them every day are also part of the selection process.
Greg Yeldon, president, Esterline CMC Electronics, stated: “CMC is honored to receive this prestigious award, recognizing our company for exceptional support to Raytheon. This significant achievement was accomplished through the hard work and team efforts of the company’s hybrid microelectronics employees and support staff.”
CMC manufactures numerous types of hybrid microcircuit devices that are used in all of Raytheon SAS’s radar programs, including the F-18 Super Hornet, F-22, B-2 as well as most of the F-15 aircraft being used by the U.S. and international allied community.
Esterline CMC Electronics (www.cmcelectronics.ca) has achieved an international reputation for innovation and excellence in the design and manufacture of electronics products for the military and commercial aviation markets. CMC’s focus is on delivering innovative cockpit systems integration and avionics solutions to its customers worldwide. Its principal locations are in Montreal, Quebec; Ottawa, Ontario; and Chicago, Illinois. CMC is a wholly owned subsidiary of Esterline Corporation (NYSE:ESL, www.esterline.com), a specialized aerospace and defense company headquartered in Bellevue, WA, that employs over 11,000 people worldwide.