U.S. Department of Defense Orders High Power Amplifier from API Technologies for Maritime Program

API Technologies Corp. of Orlando, Florida, reports that it has received a new order to supply high-power amplifier systems for a Department of Defense maritime program. The first order is part of a multi-million dollar Maritimes program with first production delivery set for May 2015. Details of the program were not divulged. The order follows the company’s announcement of its expanded power amplifier product line.

Bel Lazar, president and CEO of API Technologies said, “By utilizing innovative semiconductor technologies such as GaN, along with building block design approaches, we are able to provide state-of-the-art performance and flexibility to accommodate rapid new product development. Furthermore, API’s power amplifier designs generate increased power density and complexity while reducing overall size. The result is smaller, lighter, and more efficient solutions in a variety of packaging designs.”