ATC Receives 2012 Boeing Gold Level Performance Excellence Award


HUNTINGTON STATION, N.Y., Aug. 22, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- American Technical Ceramics Corp. has been honored to receive a 2012 Gold Level Performance Excellence Award from The Boeing Company for achieving superior supplier performance.

The Boeing Company said: "Performance excellence is fundamental to the success of both our companies. We extend our sincere congratulations to the employees of American Technical Ceramics Corp. for demonstrating their dedication to the high performance standards necessary to meet customer expectations and remain competitive in the global economy."

American Technical Ceramics Corp. (ATC) provides component and custom integrated packaging solutions for the RF, microwave and telecommunications industries. ATC designs, develops, manufactures and markets multilayer capacitors, single layer capacitors, resistive products, inductors and custom thin film products for RF, microwave and millimeter-wave applications. Our products are primarily focused on the wireless communications infrastructure, fiber optic, medical electronics, semiconductor manufacturing equipment, defense, aerospace, and satellite communications markets. For over forty years we have been "The Engineer's Choice".

AMERICAN TECHNICAL CERAMICS, A Wholly Owned Subsidiary of AVX Corporation • One Norden Lane • Huntington Station, NY 11746 631-622-4700 •

About AVX

AVX Corporation is a leading international supplier of electronic passive components and interconnect solutions with 26 manufacturing and customer support facilities in 15 countries around the world. AVX offers a broad range of devices including capacitors, resistors, filters, timing and circuit protection devices and connectors. The company is publicly traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE:AVX).

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CONTACT: American Technical Ceramics 631-622-4700 Callie Baldwin Corporate Communications Director, AVX 864-967-9375 callie.baldwin@avx.comSource:AVX Corporation