SIDNEY, N.Y., April 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Amphenol Aerospace (NYSE: APH), a global leader in interconnect technologies, has qualified Amphenol India as a second manufacturing source for their MIL-DTL-22992 Class L connectors.
The second manufacturing source gives Amphenol Aerospace an additional cost-effective way to supply their mil-spec qualified heavy duty power connectors to the military ground and support equipment markets.
"We are already the only qualified supplier for all sizes of MIL-DTL-22992 Class L connectors," said Eric Bidwell, Amphenol Aerospace's Class L Product Manager. "Having Amphenol India as an additional source to supply these heavy duty connectors now makes us the unquestioned leader in the marketplace."
Amphenol Aerospace's MIL-DTL-22992 Class L heavy duty connectors include features that are critical to reliable interconnections in rugged environmental conditions. Class L connectors are able to carry heavy electrical loads with a current range from 40 to 200 amperes for either direct current or single/three phase with 60/400 Hz alternating current. The connectors are resistant to the harsh operating environments of heat, moisture, vibration, high impact and immersion.
For more information on Amphenol Aerospace's MIL-DTL-22992 Class L connectors, visit www.amphenol-aerospace.com.
Product Manager – Amphenol Aerospace Class L Connectors
About Amphenol Aerospace
As one of the largest developers of interconnection technologies for the military and commercial aerospace industries, Amphenol Aerospace Operations (AAO) provides OEMs worldwide with rugged, high quality products that withstand the harshest environments. AAO designs, manufactures, and supplies circular and rectangular, electronic, board level, fiber optic, EMI/EMP filter connectors, as well as cable assemblies and integrated systems, for a wide array of markets.
AAO is headquartered in Sidney, N.Y. with other facilities located in Mexico and China. Our manufacturing facilities, located in Sidney NY, house approximately 1,000 employees. The facilities incorporate state-of-the-art manufacturing technologies including: CNC machining, die-casting, molding, impact and extruding, plating, screw machining and process controls.
AAO is a division of Amphenol Corporation, which is headquartered in Wallingford, CT. Amphenol Corporation is one of the largest manufacturers of interconnect products in the world, with 2014 sales topping $5 billion.
SOURCE Amphenol Aerospace