Military Embedded Systems

VPT Rad receives commercial Laboratory Suitability from DLA


December 20, 2016

Mariana Iriarte

Technology Editor

Military Embedded Systems

CHELMSFORD, MA. Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) officials granted commercial Laboratory Suitability to VPT Rad's MIL-STD-750 Test Method 1080 for Single Event Effects (SEE), therefore expanding their current portfolio with DLA suitability status . DLA also completed an audit on the company's Quality Assurance program, covering VPT Rad?s suite of DLA-approved irradiation test services.

With the audit complete, VPT Rad has received continued approval to provide radiation testing on electronic components to MIL-STD-750 and MIL-STD-883 Test Method 1019 – Ionizing Radiation (Total Dose): Conditions A, C, and D, and Test Method 1017; per MIL-STD-750 and MIL-STD-883.

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