ORBIT/FR Reports Significant Recent Orders
HORSHAM, Pennsylvania, December 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ –
ORBIT/FR, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: ORFR), a Microwave Vision Company (MVG) and a
leading producer of automated microwave test and measurement systems for the aerospace,
defense, communications, automotive and satellite industries announces significant recent
orders totaling more than $10M.
The second half of 2011 showed a particularly strong demand for Orbit/FR’s large
near-field scanner systems in the European and Asian markets. With respect to 2010, the
total awards for this product line more than doubled to $10.5M in 2011.
Two of these awards were In the European space industry, including a 9m (30ft) tall by
13m (43ft) wide vertical high speed scanner, and a second horizontal scanner with a scan
area of 16m (53 ft) by 10m (33ft). A third large high speed scanner was sold to a European
defense contractor. The combined value of these European awards with a smaller scanner is
Three major awards for similar test systems, in India and South Korea, generated
another $4M worth bookings.
ORBIT/FR, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: ORFR) is a leading producer of automated microwave
antenna test and measurement systems for the aerospace, defense, communications,
automotive and satellite industries. ORBIT/FR specializes in the design and installation
of full turn-key systems, positioning subsystems, test and measurement software, and RF
instrumentation. Its wholly-owned subsidiary, Advanced ElectroMagnetics, Inc (AEMI), is a
supplier of top-quality RF absorbers and anechoic test facilities. The companies are part
of the Microwave Vision Group, which also includes SATIMO, the developer of innovative
multi-probe arrays. Together, the companies can provide the widest range of measurement
solutions including a comprehensive product portfolio and superior project management. For
more information, please go to http://www.orbitfr.com.
SOURCE ORBIT/FR, Inc.