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    AEGIS News and Events

    April 2015    
    AEGIS Power Systems celebrates 20 years in business! More Details>>
    Aug 2014
    AEGIS General Manager/VP Jerome Schreiber retires. Jeff Martin is promoted to General Manager. More details>>
    Dec 2013
    AEGIS gives Supplier Excellence Award to BC Machining LLC. More details>>
    Nov 2012

    AEGIS becomes a Northrop Grumman Supplier Excellence Award Winner for 2012.  Aegis is one of twenty six (1 of 26) to receive the award from a field of 6,000+ suppliers.
    Aug 2012
    Certified and registered by UL-DQSto the ISO9001:2008 standard through to Aug 2015.
    Oct 2012
    AEGIS reaches the five year mark for supporting the military Command Post Platform program with its 5.5KW model  NG2602 Mil-COTS power supply.
    Jan 2012
    AEGIS receives the Northrop Grumman Blue Supplier Award for the continous support for all four quarters of 2011.
    Oct 2011
    AEGIS announces the VME-550 Single Card Slot VME Power Supply (Replaces the VME-450).
    Sep 2011
    Aegis presented Outstanding Service Award by Northrop Grumman for the Command Post Platform Program.
    Jun 2011

    Aegis receives first significant order for its Mil-COTS  MEV3000 series Electric Vehicle Power Converter installed into the first wave of prototype revamped Humvees of a project to provide better survival rate, greater safety margins, lighter weight, and greater versatility than the original Humvee vehicle.
    Apr 2011
    Aegis celebrates 15 years supporting the Military Cooperative Engagement Capability Program with the ES6051A multiple output power supply.
    Nov 2010
    Harris presents an Outstanding Support Award for customer service to the IPS Operating Unit.
    Sep 2010
    AEGIS celebrates 10 years of being an IPC member.
    Aug 2010
    Northrop Grumman recognizes Aegis Power Systems as a Certified Blue Supplier for Defective Free and On Time Deliveries for Q1, Q2 and Q3 2010.
    Mar 2010
    Letter of Commendation given to Aegis Project Engineer for outstanding support to the LRAS3 program.

    Aegis Power Systems News and Awards prior to 2010.

     aegis-bullet-20 AEGIS becomes a UL Registered Firm to the ISO9001:2008 standard.
     aegis-bullet-20 AEGIS becomes certified by the SBA as a Veteran Owned Small Business HUBZone (SBC).  
     aegis-bullet-20 Aegis wins first order for the "Custom Standard" VME Card. (Media release.)
     aegis-bullet-20 Aegis wins first order for the HEV series Electric Vehicle Power Converter.
     aegis-bullet-20 Aegis celebrates 10 years supporting the Military Cooperative Engagement Capability Program and upgrades the power supply to a newer model ES6051A.
     aegis-bullet-20 Liquid cooled Electric Vehicle Power Converter for Electric and Hybrid Vehicles released.
     aegis-bullet-20 AEGIS announces the VME-450 Single Card Slot VME Power Supply.  (Media Release.)
     aegis-bullet-20 AEGIS is awarded Harris Contract.  (Media Release.)
     aegis-bullet-20 Letter of Commendation to Aegis Support Engineer for the on site support of the TETS program in analyzing total system failures and supporting the creation of the mode of failure scenario chart.  Also for the technical assistance with the liaison between MTSI and the Military.
     aegis-bullet-20 Harris presents Aegis with Outstanding Technical Performance Award for the LSMT program.
     aegis-bullet-20 AEGIS becomes a UL Registered Firm to the ISO9001:2000 standard.
     aegis-bullet-20 AEGIS becomes a UL Registered Firm to the ISO9001:1994 standard.
     aegis-bullet-20 AEGIS becomes an IPC member of the Association of Connecting Electronics Industries.
     aegis-bullet-20 Most valued customer Award presented by MTSI for the TETS program.
     aegis-bullet-20 Vicor News and events
  • VPX2703UC Press Release -- New VPX Power Card for Military and Industrial Embedded Technology

    New VPX Power Cards from Aegis Power Systems

    Press Release:
    3U VPX Power Card Released for Military and Industrial Embedded Technology Markets

    VPX2703UC 3U VPX Power Card12-19-2016 Murphy, NC -- Meeting various industry and military standards, a new 3U VPX power card from Aegis Power Systems, Inc offers the latest in embedded power supply technology. The filtered 270Vdc unit gives engineers in the defense and industrial markets a robust power system for use in VITA 62 rack mount chassis.

    The VPX2703UC power card yields up to 93% max efficiency, 650 watts total output power, and a small 5HP size. Other features includes conduction cooling, six output voltages, short circuit protection with automatic recovery, quick start-up time, and alignment keys for allowing use of multiple units in one chassis. These powerful single slot rack cards are ruggedized and designed to meet applicable portions of various military standards including Mil-Std-704, Mil-Std 461e, and Mil-Std-810f.

    This SWaP optimized power supply offers a thin profile for systems requiring minimal size and weight while maximizing power output. This VPX DC-DC power converter card is only available directly from the Aegis Power Systems, Inc. Spec sheets and quote request forms are available at:

    About Aegis Power Systems

    Aegis Power Systems is an award-winning custom power supply design and manufacture center based in Murphy, NC. First founded in 1995, the company has developed a robust line of efficient and highly reliable AC-DC power supplies and DC-DC converters for specialized markets. Aegis Power Systems is ISO 9001:2008 certified, veteran-owned, and a member of the IPC electronics association.