3 September 2010


Emcore wins Supplier Excellence Award from Space Systems/Loral

Emcore Corp of Albuquerque, NM, USA, which makes components and subsystems for the broadband, fiber-optic, and solar power markets, has received a Supplier Excellence Award from Space Systems Loral (SS/L).

Emcore has been a supplier to Space Systems/Loral for the past 12 years and is currently under a long-term supply agreement contract to manufacture and deliver high-efficiency, multi-junction solar cells for SS/L’s satellite programs.

“Over the years, Emcore’s product performance, delivery track record and overall support have been outstanding,” says Vivian Mackintosh, VP of material at Space Systems/Loral. “We are very pleased to recognize the contribution this company has made in helping SS/L provide the world's most powerful satellites."

"Our proven manufacturing capability, technology leadership and unsurpassed reliability in providing solar cells and panels to the space industry make Emcore the supplier of choice for demanding spacecraft power systems,” comments Emcore’s chief operating officer Christopher Larocca.

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