AMETEK Electronic Components and Packaging applications in Defense
AMETEK Inc. is an important supplier of microelectronic packages and other Glass to Metal Seals (GTMS) designs used in military applications. Defense electronics are used in harsh and demanding environments where product failures can have dire consequences. Therefore, defense applications such as missile guidance systems, lithium batteries for mobile electronics, and “smart weapons” require high precision, high reliability products. As such, AMETEK Inc.’s core competencies, technology and over 60 years of experience provide customers with the high reliability required of this critical market.

AMETEK Inc. capabilities to service this industry include:
  • Worldwide supply capability
  • Process control 
  • Lean manufacturing implementation at all facilities
  • Comprehensive design and testing capabilities
  • Total Vertical Integration
  • Broad array of custom-tailored inventory management/reduced lead-time programs from Kanbans to direct management of customer’s MRP systems
  • Custom assembly fabrication
  • Reduced lead time for prototype requirements
  • Hermeticity validation to 1 x 10 –11 cc/sec of helium at 1 atmosphere differential pressure
  • Calibration to ANSI/NCSL Z 540-1
  • AMETEK Inc. is ISO9001:2000 (with AS9100A) Registered by NSF
  • QPL Qualification Information
Applications Include:
  • Missile Guidance Systems
  • Lithium & Thermal Batteries
  • Infrared / Thermal ImagingSystems
  • Smart Weapons
  • Navigations Systems (Radar)
  • Military Satellites
  • UAVs