USA - Kyocera International (www.kyocera.com) has received Class Y certification for its semiconductor assembly operations at its San Diego foundry.
Class Y certifies ceramic non-hermetic semiconductor packages for use in space applications. The certification reinforces Kyocera’s position as the premier, one-stop supplier of highperformance ceramic packaging products and full turnkey, flip-chip assembly services for wideranging semiconductor device applications in commercial space satellites, space vehicles and orbiting systems.
“Kyocera is excited to have attained the Class Y certification in addition to the existing Class Q and Class V certifications at our San Diego manufacturing center,” stated Nick Huntalas, Vice President of Kyocera International.
“These certifications demonstrate Kyocera’s commitment to support commercial space electronics with a comprehensive set of package, assembly and test capabilities for the most challenging high-reliability applications.”