ARLINGTON, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Cobham Advanced Electronic Solutions (CAES), a leading supplier of mission-critical and specialized electronic solutions for harsh environments, announced today that it has received a gold 2019 HIRE Vets Medallion Program Award by the U.S. Department of Labor. Now in its second year, the award program recognizes organizations for their efforts in recruiting, employing and retaining military veterans.
“We are honored to receive this prestigious award from the U.S. Department of Labor,” said Shawn Black, President, Cobham Advanced Electronic Solutions. “Supporting the men and women of the armed forces is paramount in everything we do at Cobham Advanced Electronic Solutions. Over 80% of our products help protect those who safeguard our nation and we are proud to provide veterans with the opportunity to continue serving the country as part of the Cobham team. Our veterans have added tremendous value, leadership and technical expertise to our work and we remain committed to recruiting, hiring and retaining veterans.”
About Cobham Advanced Electronic Solutions
Cobham Advanced Electronic Solutions (CAES), the U.S. subsidiary of Cobham plc operating under a Special Security Agreement (SSA) with the US Department of Defense, provides a number of mission-critical and specialized solutions for harsh environments. Cobham Advanced Electronic Solutions supplies defense, aerospace, security, medical and industrial markets with critical solutions for communication on land, at sea, and in the air and space, by moving data through off-the-shelf and customized products and subsystems including RF, microwave, and high reliability microelectronics, antenna apertures and motion control solutions. www.cobham.com/caes
About Cobham plc
Cobham offers an innovative range of technologies and services to solve challenging problems in commercial, defence and security markets, from deep space to the depths of the ocean.
We employ around 10,000 people primarily in the USA, UK, Europe and Australia, and have customers and partners in over 100 countries, with market leading positions in: wireless, audio, video and data communications, including satellite communications; defence electronics; air-to-air refueling; aviation services; life support and mission equipment. www.cobham.com