Press Release

AbelConn Electronics Receives 4-Star Supplier Excellence Award from Raytheon

MINNEAPOLIS – Aug. 6, 2015 – AbelConn Electronics, LLC has been recognized for its quality and performance by Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems (IDS) with a 4-Star Supplier Excellence Award. AbelConn received the award at a ceremony held in Foxborough, MA on May 27, 2015. 

Raytheon’s Integrated Defense Systems (IDS) business instituted the annual Supplier Excellence Awards program to recognize suppliers who have provided outstanding service and partnership in exceeding customer requirements. Award candidates are judged on certain criteria, including overall quality, on-time delivery and demonstrated commitment to continuous improvement. AbelConn was one of 99 companies recognized by Raytheon’s Integrated Defense Systems (IDS) business for 4-Star honors.

“The entire AbelConn team is honored to receive this award and recognition from Raytheon’s Integrated Defense Systems business,” said Wallace Olson, president of AbelConn. “The success of winning such a prestigious award is a reflection of our strong commitment to deliver defect-free, premium value products on time, with service second to none.”   
AbelConn’s rich history with Raytheon includes partnering on numerous programs including Trident Missile, Patriot, Aegis, AN/AQS-20, AMNS, SM-2, SM-3, ALFS, and Zumwalt. As a vertically-integrated supplier with full-service capabilities from concept through manufacturing, AbelConn’s customer commitment is backed by decades of proven performance in delivering defect-free products on-time and with exceptional service. This is AbelConn’s third Supplier Excellence Award from Raytheon.