The Defense Supply Center Columbus (DSCC) has granted JANS certification for Semtech’s Power Discretes and Assembly (PDA) Group facility located in Reynosa, Mexico. The wafer facility is certified for compliance with MIL-PRF-19500N. Compliance means that Semtech Corpus Christi S.A. de C.V. is considered a certified manufacturer eligible to qualify and supply JANS silicon power rectifiers, and transient voltage suppressors (TVSs) in axial-leaded, glass bodied and surface mount packages in accordance with the requirements of MIL-PRF-19500N.
“This certification gives Semtech the opportunity to begin supporting demand for rectifiers and TVS in space and commercial satellite markets. This is a first milestone toward complete certification, and demonstrates our commitment in supporting all high-reliability and space-industry customers," says Jose Vargas, Vice President, Power Discretes Business for Semtech.