AstroNova Wins Contract with Boeing to Supply ToughWriter 5® Flight Deck Printer for B777X Program
By Business Wire News
By Business Wire News
WEST WARWICK, R.I.
AstroNova, Inc. (NASDAQ: ALOT), a leading manufacturer and supplier of aerospace products, including flight deck printers, networking hardware and related accessories to the commercial, business and military aerospace markets, announced today that it has been selected by The Boeing Company to provide the ToughWriter 5® model flight deck printer for its B777X aircraft.
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AstroNova, Inc. (NASDAQ: ALOT) announced on Friday, July 8, 2016 that it has been selected by The Boeing Company to provide the ToughWriter 5® model flight deck printer for its B777X aircraft under a multi-year agreement. AstroNova will manufacture the printers at its AstroNova Aerospace production facilities in West Warwick, Rhode Island. (Photo: Business Wire)
The multi-year agreement covers flight deck printers for the Boeing 777X family, which includes the 777-8 and 777-9. AstroNova will manufacture the printers at its AstroNova Aerospace production facilities in West Warwick, Rhode Island.
“This selection builds on AstroNova’s growing role as a strategic supplier to the world’s largest aerospace company,” said Gregory A. Woods, the Company’s President and Chief Executive Officer. “We appreciate the confidence Boeing has expressed in AstroNova and we are excited to participate on this new 777X program.”
At 8.25 pounds and 7.3 inches deep, the ToughWriter 5® is the industry’s smallest and lightest wide-format flight deck printer, combining efficiency and ruggedized design with high print quality.
AstroNova, Inc. (NASDAQ: ALOT), a global leader in data visualization technologies, designs, manufactures, distributes and services a broad range of products that acquire, store, analyze and present data in multiple formats. The Product Identification segment offers a variety of hardware and software products and associated consumables that allow customers to mark, track, and enhance the appearance of their products. Major brands include QuickLabel®, the industry leader in onsite digital color label printing. The Test and Measurement segment includes the T&M Product Group, which offers a suite of products and services that acquire and record electronic signal data from local and networked sensors. The Test and Measurement segment also includes a line of Aerospace Products such as printers, networking hardware and related accessories. These products are used in the aircraft flight deck to print flight plans, navigation information, and performance data and in the aircraft cabin to print maintenance data, receipts and passenger manifests. AstroNova is a member of the Russell Microcap® Index and the LD Micro Index (INDEXNYSEGIS: LDMICRO). Additional information is available by visiting www.astronovainc.com.