TT Electronics-IMS Wins AVIAGE Business for China Aviation Market

AVIAGE SYSTEMS A GE AND AVIC PARTNERSHIP

January 14, 2013, Suzhou City, China

TT Electronics Integrated Manufacturing Services (TT Electronics-IMS) announced today that it has provided manufacturing services for the System Integrated Verification Bench (SIVB) for AVIAGE. The SIVB is used to test avionics equipment of the highly anticipated C919 aircraft project of China.

AVIAGE Systems, a joint venture between General Electric and Aviation Industry Corporation of China that was established in 2012, provides fully integrated, open architecture avionics solutions for C919 of the Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China, Ltd. (COMAC) as well as other next generation commercial aircraft programs.

As the first electronics manufacturing services provider in China to receive Nadcap accreditations (AC7120) for printed circuit board assembly (PCBA) and (AC7121) for cable and harness assembly, TT Electronics-IMS was poised to win this business. With Nadcap, a prestigious accreditation from the global cooperative accreditation program for aerospace engineering and related industries, TT Electronics-IMS ensures quality electronics manufacturing services based on detailed and proven methodologies.

“Achieving Nadcap accreditation is a testament to the highest quality standards TT Electronics-IMS delivers, but more importantly it has enabled our Suzhou facility to be selected for the C919 project. ” said Byron Zhang, Managing Director of TT Electronics-IMS China.

Zhang noted that in addition to its Nadcap accreditations, the Suzhou plant of TT Electronics-IMS is built to meet diverse quality and regulatory requirements including ISO 9001, ISO 14001, TS16949, ISO 13485, AS9100, IRIS, and OSHAS 18001.

About TT Electronics Integrated Manufacturing Services

TT Electronics Integrated Manufacturing Services (TT Electronics-IMS), a wholly owned subsidiary of TT Electronics plc, specializes in low volume, high mix electronics contract manufacturing for the aerospace, defense, industrial, medical and rail industries. With manufacturing locations in North America, Europe and Asia, TT Electronics-IMS provides high complexity electronic and electromechanical assemblies for regional and global manufacturing companies. With a reputation for quality, engineering, testing and integration, TT Electronics-IMS provides every customer with personalized business solutions and global buying power. For more information, visit www.ttelectronics-ims.com.

About TT Electronics plc

TT Electronics plc is a focused, global electronics group supplying leading manufacturers in the defense, aerospace, medical, transportation and industrial markets. The Group consists of three divisions: Components, Sensors, and Integrated Manufacturing Services each delivering technology, products and services to customers in target markets worldwide. TT Electronics plc operates from headquarters based in Weybridge, Surrey, with more than 20 global manufacturing locations and more than 6,000 employees worldwide.

Media Contacts:

Edwin So, Paradigm Communications, Beijing, China

(8610) 8580 0783 or edwinso@paradigm.com.hk

Paula Stoneman, TT Electronics-IMS, Perry, Ohio, USA

00 1 440 358 5278 or paula.stoneman@ttelectronics-ims.com

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