December 21, 2009 (by Peg Guzzetti) - Herley Industries, Inc. announced that it has received a contract valued at approximately $1.4 million from an international customer to produce microwave modules for the APG-66 radar used in the F-16A/B
The modules will be produced at Herley's Lancaster Division in Lancaster, Pennsylvania.
Richard F. Poirier, Herley's Chief Executive Officer and President, commented, "We have been providing radar components for the APG-66 radar for many years at several of our business locations. With this award, Herley Lancaster will provide three different microwave modules to our customer to be used as replacement spares for the Fighting Falcon."
Herley Industries, Inc. is a leader in the design, development and manufacture of microwave technology solutions for the defense, aerospace and medical industries worldwide. Based in Lancaster, PA. The company has seven manufacturing locations and approximately 1000 employees.